Marketers face a real conundrum when it comes to personalisation and privacy; consumers want personalisation, but are wary of businesses harvesting the data needed to achieve it. This is commonly referred to as the personalisation paradox, and there’s no shortage of evidence to illustrate just how much personalised experiences impact...

At a time when consumer trust is at an all time low, businesses must take a proactive approach when it comes to data privacy and compliance. Not only are consumers becoming more concerned about their personal data being harvested for commercial gain, but governments around the world are passing stringent...

Consumers are now more empowered than ever by choice, convenience and information. This has been referred to as the ‘Age of the Customer’ - and businesses must be able to meet the demands of the highest customer expectations in order to succeed and out-perform their competitors. How can this be achieved?...

The main aim of our research is to explore whether individuals with different value priorities allocate their money differently.We found that relations between values and spending were not haphazard. Rather, they were consistent with the motivational compatibilities and conflicts among values, with neighbouring values often showing similar relations to spending. We...

We asked people how they spend their time on a typical work day and a typical day off, based on the activity categories from the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Time Use Survey. We grouped these activities into four broad time use categories: (1) Work and education activities, (2) family...

In this 3- part series we explore how our personal values relate to different aspects of everyday life How do our values relate to our personal demographic characteristics? Values are motivational life goals that reflect what is important in life. They give meaning to the things we do. And, we all naturally...

Watch the recording of The Values Project Webinar. In this unique online event, we talked through the initial findings from the first year of a three-year longitudinal study of Australians’ values across the adult lifespan. If you haven't already you can download the report ‘What do we value?’ to read the detailed findings....

In order to understand the behaviours, motivations and habits around the way Australians approach exercise and fitness, Pureprofile conducted a study of 650 panel members to garner consumer insights around what is a constantly evolving industry. The findings illustrate that the way people engage in different types of fitness activities...

The key to obtaining high-quality data lies in the design of the survey questionnaire.  There are many nuances to effective survey design - it is so much more than just choosing which questions to ask. There are many other important things to consider such as: the length of the survey,...

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