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Populus
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London EC1V 0AT

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Populus was formed with a simple idea in mind: in order
to succeed, organisations, businesses and brands must first understand what matters most to the people who matter
most to them.

Populus Perspective   |   September 16

Populus Data Solutions’ passion for innovation wins them the MRS Operations Award 2016 for Best Data Solution

Populus is delighted to announce that our fantastic fieldwork and data collection partner Populus Data Solutions has picked up the MRS Operations Award for Best Data Solution for the second year running.

Populus Perspective   |   September 16

Why Brexit is a watershed for business

Featured in this month's PR Week, Populus Managing Director Rick Nye argues that the level of public anger at big businesses failing to put their house in order helped to drive Brexit.

Reputation & Strategy   |   September 16

The rotten truth about household food waste

According to a new report published by Sainsbury's, every year British households throw away an astonishing 7 million tonnes of food, 4.2 million tonnes of which could be saved. Our research reveals the factors leading to this wasteful behaviour.

Reputation & Strategy   |   Sep 16
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Poll suggests growing levels of trust in government - but it needs to deliver

Despite the uncertainty generated by the historic vote to leave the European Union on 23 June this year, new Populus opinion polling for the Institute for Government reveals that people are relatively hopeful about government.

Omnibus   |   Sep 16
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Survey reveals cyber-attacks are causing victims to wise up to online banking fraud

According to new research for comparethemarket.com, 4.5 million credit or debit cards were cancelled in the last 12 months as a result of cyber attacks.

Reputation & Strategy   |   Sep 16
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Young peoples’ views on the challenges of getting into work in 21st-century Britain

Based on insights from Populus research, the report An Age of Uncertainty published by the Chartered Institute of Management and EY Foundation reveals young peoples' views on work experience and careers.

Populus Perspective   |   Sep 16
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The most noticed business news stories in August

With many enjoying their summer holiday and tuning into the Rio Olympics, only a quarter of the population is able to recall any individual business in the news this month. However, for those that can recall any business news the saga of BHS’s collapse is top of mind.

Omnibus   |   Aug 16
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The health impacts of the ‘rush hour’ commute

The latest report from the Royal Society for Public health reveals the daily commute is having a long-term, negative impact on the health and wellbeing of the UK workforce.

Reputation & Strategy   |   Aug 16
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Premier League Fan Panel predicts Manchester battle for title

Results from our latest Premier League Fan Panel reveal the teams, players and managers fans predict will be the ones to watch.

Business & Consumer Insight   |   Aug 16
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Smart meters: the verdict

The latest Smart Energy Outlook survey for Smart Energy GB, the campaign for the UK smart meter rollout, reveals 79% of people would recommend a smart meter to others.

Reputation & Strategy   |   Aug 16
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The public versus parliamentarians: What do they think of regulation?

In the last of our posts on regulation, we focus on public confidence in various industries and how much regulation they feel is needed. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the general population are less trusting than MPs.

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