Services

As a research assistant company we offer a variety of services. These services fall under various Thematic Schemes, and can be applicable to various research sectors. Our company will eliminate unnecessary time consumption, making it easier for you and your team to place your energies on other aspects of your project that require your attention. The great thing is that you play an active role! We will work alongside you to get the results you require and the information you are looking for.

 

Data Collection

With one of the best teams around, we can collect the information you need via any method that is best suited to your needs! 

We utilize innovative approaches such as Mobile Surveys, Computer Aided Telephone Interviews (CATI), Online Surveys and Panel Discussions.

Other data collection methods includes:

  • ·         Questionnaires
  • ·         Polling
  • ·         Observational Research
  • ·         In-depth Interviews
  • ·         Focus Group Discussions
  • ·         Product Testing
  • ·         Mystery Shopping
  • ·         Product Audits
  • ·         Multimedia Research (Picture, Audio, and Video)
  • ·         Rapporteur Services
  • ·         Secondary Research 

 

Data Analysis

At PDC, we have the best trained minds to analyze and give in depth findings. We know that this is an important step in most any Research Project, and we strive to do our best to organize, review, verify and interpret your data to give you the information you not only want, but need! 

Our team is equipped with the required tools and applications to process and analyze your data and bring you effective results. Our Data Analysis Procedures include the following:

  • ·         Instrumentation
  • ·         Inference Reports
  • ·         Statistical Analysis
  • ·         Data Interpretation
  • ·         Social Network Analysis
  • ·         Predictive Forecasting
  • ·         Reporting and Presentations

 

Data Management

In order to get the best results with your data there must be proper management systems in place. We emphasize heavily on high levels of validity and accuracy of your data. Let us capture, store and secure your data today! 

With the programs and applications we use, Data Management will no longer be a worry to you our your team. Our Data Management Hub work in the following areas:

  • ·         Data Entry
  • ·         Data Compilation
  • ·         Big Data Cleansing
  • ·         Data Coding
  • ·         Quality Assurance
  • ·         Inventory and Stock Management

 

Research Project Coordination

With our expert team of coordinators and networking professionals lets save you the hassle and help build a strategic guide to succesful project outcomes!

We will ensure that your projects are executed successfully and completed within time frames to meet your research objectives at all times. We can assist you in: 

  • ·         Identifying Key Accommodations
  • ·         Recruitment of Project Experts and Auxiliary Staff
  • ·         Participant Recruitment for Qualitative Studies
  • ·         Base Line Networking

 

Administrative Assistance

As a research administrative assistant team, we provide various kinds of support to our clients and customers with their research projects. Our job is taken seriously and everything done is scrutinized to ensure your project is implemented with excellence!

We will make sure your project a success by making ensuring things are on the right track. Which includes:

  • ·         Proof Reading and Editing of research related content
  • ·         Participant guideline and ethical procedure consultation and documentation
  • ·         Consistent  liaison with participants and Research affiliates 

 

Big Data IT Solutions

At PDC we have our tech team readily standing by that are able to assist you with dealing with data sets that are so complex that traditional data software may be deemed inadequate. We can help you to create applications that are best suited for you!

Accuracy in big data management leads to greater operational efficiency and project outcomes. We can help you with:

  • ·         IT Consultation
  • ·         Program creation for Data Management
  • ·         Program creation for Data Analytics

 

Research Based and General Transcriptions

Transcriptions are generally tedious and time consuming; however with PDC we can help you save the long hours of additional work. We can transcribe accurately and as detailed as possible to provide you with the information that you need!

With our various applications voice recogn ition is made easier for our transcribers to handle your mutli-speakers audio sets. We offer:

  • ·         Transcriptions of IDI’s Podcast or any audio with (1-3 Speakers)
  • ·         Transcription of Focus Groups
  • ·         Summarized Transcriptions and Note Take
  • ·         Recording of Participant Actions
  • ·         Research within transcription. Defining and identifying key terms and areas

 

General Research Consultation for the Novice

At PDC we are strong believers of the methodologies we employ in our research projects, and we love assisting young researchers with their projects!

Let our team of experienced professionals and experts guide you with:

  • ·         Consultation of  Research Procedures and Data Management
  • ·         Consultation on Knowledge Transfer of Research
  • ·         Consultation of Research Publishing Outlets

 

Whatever the project, at PDC - WE MAKE IT HAPPEN!

International Research Companies

PDC- research has worked alongside major international research companies. We served as their assistance arm in running numerous successful research projects. At PDC let us help you and your company save valuable time. We will take the hassle off your company’s hands, and assist you in the creation of a succesful project. Our dedicated individuals follow project procedures and ensure deliverables are done with excellence. 

Academic Institutions

Many of times academic institutions are interested in various cross-cultural and comparative researches. Here at PDC, we usual offer our facilitation process for those academic institutions interested in acquiring primary and secondary data from countries within the Caribbean and South America. Under this category we also cater for Students undergoing research and needs assistance in research consultation and data management.

Government and Civil Society Organizations

With our vast experience in working on Social, Political, Health, Agriculture, Environment and Economic policy based research projects, we offer our research assistant services to various public sector and non-profits units across the Caribbean and South America. Together with PDC, you can be sure that your data will be managed with great care and precaution; we understand how important it is when it comes to to the creation and implementing of new policies. We will work together with you to make sure organization's output is an effective and sustainable one.

Private Sector

Research is paramount before embarking on any business venture. Majority of successful businesses have a budget allocated for research, which usually falls between 10- 30% of their annual revenue. Due to the lack of research, businesses experience loss of customers, product/service failures,  and generally limited to no return on investments. We can help your business measure its consumer’s feedback on products and services. Our talented data analytics team takes the information garnered and creates strategic and effective ways to increase your product sales.

Why Clients Love Us? Client Confidentiality Policies.

Our company has been able to work with many of the top tier international research companies. We have facilitated and managed large- medium scaled research projects for them all across the Caribbean and South America. One of our keys policies which we are founded on is Confidentiality. Companies can be sure that they can rely on PDC for a confidential approach to their projects.We undestand the importance of keeping not only yout data, but also your client information under lock and key. Our Clients confidentiality is paramount!

PDC offers various packages for our clients with ongoing data. See below what we have in store for you!

Transcription Packages

We offer special transcription packages for companies, organizations and individuals who need on demand transcripts for their audios and/videos. Contact us and tell us what your company's need are and will we tell you how we can help you. Just send us and email if you'd like to inquire on our extremely low rates for our transcription services.

Data Management Packages

Some companies deal with a lot of data. We have data management tools and data management experts that can help you if you’re always in need of constant data clearing and management. Tell us more about your on-going project, and let us see how we can help you. 

Student Packages

Let our consultants help you with your research project. You can hire your own personal research coach to assist you during the your academic year or project time frame. Have weekly one on one sessions with experts and watch as your research slowly turns into an academic master peice.

Our team loves working alongside enthusiastic and goal oriented students. We also are aware of the vaarious cost attached to getting an education. We are here to help you! Get your research project done in the most cost effective way and in time to meet your deadline. Discounts are given to individuals who submit their Student IDs. Send us an email! Tell us the name of your University, Academic Year and what your academic research is about and lets see how we can help you get the job done.