Category: Reports

2014 Dream Employer

  Insights West, Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade partnered together for a second consecutive year to find out whom British Columbians consider to be the Dream Employers in the province and why.... Read more

Vancouver is Ripe for New Transportation Options

  Insights West conducted a second wave of research for Ripe Rides, looking at the experiences of Metro Vancouverites during the month of December 2014. Click here to access the full infographic.   Read more

Smartphone Insights – 2014

Since last year, smartphone ownership has grown to 68% (+4%) and usage has increased by 14% in British Columbia. Download a copy of this year's Insights West & iamota Smartphone Report to see whether our related... Read more

The 2013 Dream Employer Study

Conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and Business in Vancouver. When we asked British Columbians to tell us who their "Dream Employer" would be, we got a huge range of responses, with... Read more

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

Fifty-five per cent of employees in BC would seriously consider leaving their job if a better one came along, according to BC HRMA and Insights West. Vancouver, BC — More than half (55%) of all BC employees are susceptible to... Read more

Your Insights on Employee Satisfaction in Alberta

Over half (54%) of employees would leave their current job for the right opportunity, despite the fact that many give their employer decent ratings (average rating of 7.2 on a 10-point scale). Calgary, AB – A recent online poll of... Read more

Smartphone Users Expect More From Brands

Nearly two-thirds (64%) of British Columbian adults now own a smartphone and are using their device an average of nearly two hours a day. What's more, 79% expect a good mobile experience from the brands they trust.   Fresh from Insights... Read more

Giving Back to Our Community

Steve Mossop on Charitable Giving (Appearing in the April 2013 edition of VUE, the MRIA magazine) In the process of forming Insights West, following an 18-year career managing the Western Region at Ipsos, I determined that one of the... Read more