QRCA is excited to partner with RIVA on three 60-minute webinars led by Jo Ann Hairston that will help qualitative professionals level up their skills. These webinars will improve attendees' guides, help quallies go deeper to get better information from respondents, and enhance the way focus groups are run. Join us for the first webinar in this 3 part series! Click here to register for all three at the best rate - BUNDLE
Cost for all three: $125 for members/$200 for non-members || Cost for individual webinars: $50 for members/$75 for non-members
Originally offered October 21, 2022 — Secrets to Writing Effective Moderator Guides
What makes a good moderator guide? There are many types of guides moderators use from a fully written out guide with sections and time allotted for each to questions written on index cards. This session we will be discussing the following related to Secrets to Writing an Effective Moderator's Guides from RIVAs perspective.
· What makes a good guide?
· How important is format in a guide?
· What are the ten elements that should be in every guide?
RIVA/QRCA Secrets to Effective Moderator Guides Presentation handout
PDF of the presentation slides
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|Non Directive Questions Handout (0.17 MB)||Available after Purchase|
The work Jo Ann does for RIVA is diverse. She works in both the Research and the Training division, shifting hats with ease. As a researcher she is – assigned to focus group projects that range from medical issues to health and beauty aids and from politics to new products. After leading more than 3,200 groups, and earning the title Master Moderator, Jo Ann helps clients access POBAs [Perceptions, Opinions, Beliefs and Attitudes] from respondents that range from homemakers to the homeless and from ages 7 to 97.
As a Co-Founder of the RIVA Training Institute she serves as a Master Trainer and developer of the framework and curriculum for both standard courses and custom courses designed to meet the needs of clients in a variety of industries. She is a credentialed Master Coach for Qualitative Researchers, as well as, individuals transitioning from one career to another.