Our Mission


Delivering High Quality Research


We provide market intelligence and market research for the Further Education Sector

Our mission is to develop and deliver practical and relevant research solutions for clients through innovation, professionalism and market expertise. We strive to be seen by the sector as the market leader in innovative data analysis and pragmatic and effective research.

  • Our products and services should help our clients to improve what they do through increasing efficiency, effectiveness or reputation
  • Our recommendations will be relevant and based on a sound understanding of our clients.
  • Our research methodologies will be flexible enough to adapt to the needs of each client.
  • We will constantly refresh our approaches and scan the outside world for better ways to deliver value to our clients.Professionalism will guide every stage in our processes and we will benchmark ourselves against best practice in our industry.

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We knew we had a retention problem but we hadn’t realised the scale. We also hadn’t realised that certain types of provision and certain learner groups were particularly affected. Because the data was in-year, we had a chance of changing things. Having to wait for the usual benchmark information would have meant further cohorts would have started and the retention problems would have carried on and affected them

Anne Turner

Principal , Myerscough College

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