Category Archive: Data management

Jun 11

How to save data/money while net surfing through GPRS on mobile

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My friends always criticize on enormous amount of data and hence its charge on using gprs (mobile network)  on their smart phones. Smart phones are must have gadget now a days. These smart phones and the installed application constantly search for network to update, upload the information. I would like to call these phones as …

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Aug 16

The Art of Asking Questions

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•  Avoid Complexity: use simple, conversational language •  Avoid leading and loaded questions •  Avoid ambiguous questiions: be as specific as possible •  Avoid double-barreled questions •  Avoid making assumptions •  Avoid negative questions Leading question A question that suggests or implies a certain answer. Causes: •The bandwagon effect e.g. Most Saudis have stopped eating …

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Aug 11

Questionnaire- “Data collection tool”

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What is a questionnaire? An instrument (form) to collect answers to questions  collect factual data  gathers information or measures A series of written questions/items in a fixed, rational order Decisions in Questionnaire Design: What should be the title of my survey? How do I introduce my topic? Do I need a cover letter? What instructions …

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