CREATE is a small research outfit but it has experience and skills to deliver good quality service to its clients in an effective and efficient manner. It has a very strong data collection unit having experience of conducting several large scale surveys in Northern, Central and Eastern states particularly in states of UP, Uttarakhand, Bihar, MP, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and West Bengal. Team also possess good research and analytical skills.
Data Management Unit
Data Collection Unit (DCU)
The expected outcome of any project or the study depends a great deal on how well the field has been managed and data were collected. This has been the strength and the continuous endeavor of the senior professionals associated with our organization to utilize, the best survey management practices so as to ensure high standard of the data obtained from the field.
Beside on field quality assurance measures a team of experienced quality controllers at headquarter provide regular feedback to field professionals about the quality of data from first lot of schedules received from the field. Feedback is given to all field executives and supervisors about the problems so that such mistakes are not repeated anywhere. Strategies for quality control are refined and fine-tuned in accordance with the nature and type of project.
In order to ensure quality, organization has the experienced team of field professionals who have been involved in several large-scale surveys in the past while working with various organizations and now in CREATE. They are well adapted to both the quantitative and qualitative research techniques/tools that are used to generate the required information be it related to social or market research.
Data Management team at CREATE headed by a consultant Manager having extensive experience in handling large scale data processing, cleaning and analysis.
Besides, the unit has a assistant programmer who is a graduate in computer applications. He has around five years of experience of working in this sector. All CREATE executives have good knowledge of working on various data software. In a nutshell, data management team possess following skills.
Data Entry software development using CSPro
CAPI Software development using CSPro (Windows and Android)
Tabulation using SPSS/STATA etc
Training is one of the important aspects for human resource development and is an ongoing activity. Government departments as well organizations and companies in private sectors too organize both induction training and refresher/orientation programs from time to time to keep pace with time and new developments.
The professionals associated with CREATE have been involved in imparting training to paramedical staff, NGO staff, Panchayat members and the research professionals and hundreds of investigators selected for large scale surveys.
CREATE possessed a well equipped air-conditioned training hall having a capacity to accommodate 40 candidates. It has also gadgets such digital projectors, white board and laptops etc. to facilitate conduct of training in effective and efficient manner.