More Pets Will Be Dressed This Halloween

Just for Fun: The National Retail Federation recently reported that last year’s spending on Halloween broke new records. Retail spending was $9.1 billion in 2017 with the number of people celebrating at 179 million. They spent $86.13 each, another record.

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100 Years of Living United

SJ Insights has been thrilled to plan and place the media for Kansas City’s biggest charity, United Way of Greater Kansas City for their year-long 100-year anniversary campaign. They are celebrating 100 years of funding good in the Kansas City

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Majority of Pay-TV Subscribers Have No Plans to Cut the Cord

While the rise of streaming services has certainly taken the TV world by storm with the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Sling TV and more, the majority of consumers seem unwilling to give up on their Pay-TV subscription just

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Wave II of Senior Social Media Panel Explores Camera Usage

Earlier this year SJ Insights launched our Senior Social Media User Panel, an ongoing national market research study on the social media habits of seniors who have one or more social media accounts. We recently probed smartphone camera usage with

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Does Your Business Use “Creative” Job Titles?

A recent survey conducted by Twitter suggests that companies should consider cutting from their vocabulary cringe-worthy job titles for marketing, digital, social media and other positions. They started appearing when the internet bubble was exploding, went out of favor for

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New Way to Categorize Americans by Religion

  Pew Research Center has recently launched a new way to classify religions based on beliefs and behaviors that cut across many religious identities. While most American adults identify with a religion, describing themselves as Protestants, Catholics or Jews (to

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