Rakshanda Tiwari
Jul 30, 2019 · 3 min read

How much can I make in a Career in Market Research?

I think Market Research is a great Career option. Internet is brimming with pages on How to get into Market Research, while I want to first understand What is a Career in Market Research. While I was searching for reliable information about a Career in Market Research, I came across this amazing page: https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180910-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Market-Research/english

Rahul Dwivedi’s perspective!

Rahul Dwivedi invested 5 years & 6 months in Market Research. Rahul Dwivedi has worked in Market Research as Analyst Digital Marketing in Accenture. In Rahul Dwivedi’s own words, this is how Rahul Dwivedi got into Market Research: “After completing my BBA from University of Lucknow, I did PGDM from Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow. After that, I started working as a Market Research Analyst — Strategic intelligence at PATH infotech Ltd. A year later, I joined R Systems as a Senior Research Analyst. In May 2017, I started working as Analyst Digital Research with Accenture and since then I have been working at Accenture” I searched Rahul Dwivedi on Google and found this profile: https://www.lifepage.in/page/rahuldwivedi

Career Video on Market Research

In a video, Rahul Dwivedi has talked about various aspects of a Career in Market Research. She starting by explaining Market Research as: “Market research is one of the main factors used in maintaining competitiveness over competitors. Market research provides important information to identify and analyze the market need, market size and competition.”It was an amazing video with great information.

We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Market Research is actually used in real life. The education section of the video clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Market Research. Rahul Dwivedi touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Research Process
  • Research Models
  • Types of Research Reports
  • Data Collection Methods
  • Customer Analysis
  • Market Sizing

Rahul Dwivedi then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Market Research:

  • Communication Skills
  • Awareness
  • Creativity
  • Attention to Details
  • Analytical Skills

Rahul Dwivedi believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Market Research:

  • Learning Opportunity
  • Work Life Balance
  • Growth

And, Rahul Dwivedi believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Market Research:

  • Client Needs
  • Limited Career Opportuinty

In the final section of the video Rahul Dwivedi talks about How a day goes in a Career in Market Research. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Market Research, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video: https://lifepage.app.link/20180910-0002

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

  1. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20161205-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales/english
  2. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20161212-0003/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Business-Development/english
  3. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170818-0011/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/hindi
  4. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170214-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Multilevel-Marketing/hindi
  5. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170907-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-Management/english
  6. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170620-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Business-Development/english
  7. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170818-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-&-Marketing/english
  8. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170105-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Business-Development/english
  9. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180112-0004/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-&-Marketing/english
  10. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170914-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/english
  11. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170902-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-FMCG-Sales/english
  12. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170920-0007/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/english
  13. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180831-0003/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Network-Marketing/hindi
  14. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180322-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Relationship-Management/hindi
  15. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171212-0005/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-&-Marketing/english
  16. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171027-0006/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/english
  17. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20170924-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Retail-Management/english
  18. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180324-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-and-Marketing/english
  19. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180425-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Network-Marketing/english
  20. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171205-0010/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/english
  21. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180105-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Market-Research/english
  22. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171115-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing-Management/english
  23. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171223-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Marketing/english
  24. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20171207-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-Management/hindi
  25. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180122-0001/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Sales-Management/english
  26. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20181005-0002/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Advertising-&-Marketing/english
  27. https://www.lifepage.in/career/20180912-0004/Commerce/Marketing/Career-in-Business-Development/english

Career Counseling 2.0

This video on a Career in Market Research opened my eyes to a completely new perspective and got me interested in LifePage. LifePage has made a science of Career Counseling. Its awareness focussed approach is much more practical and action-oriented rather than absolutely any other Career platform. I suggest you learn more about them on: https://www.lifepage.in

Welcome to a place where words matter. On Medium, smart voices and original ideas take center stage - with no ads in sight. Watch
Follow all the topics you care about, and we’ll deliver the best stories for you to your homepage and inbox. Explore
Get unlimited access to the best stories on Medium — and support writers while you’re at it. Just $5/month. Upgrade