People Interact

Blog about people-centered design by Lisa Chow and Sandra Sajonas.

Monthly Method Spotlight: Secondary Research

Top-10-Tips-to-Writing-a-Research-PaperSecondary Research

When/why: Desk research, the summary, collation and/or synthesis of existing research, is an important preliminary step for informing your own research.

How: Review published articles, papers and other documents to determine what is already known and what new data you require.

Tips: It’s easy to get mired down by the sheer amount of research available. It may help to compose a list of specific information you require before you begin your research.

Interested in using/applying these methods in your work? Contact us for more info.

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