The Friday Funny – getting survey questions right

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We’ve been focusing on items for questionnaires and interview schedules recently, so we thought it was time to bring out this oldie-but-goodie by Peter Sellers in The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976).

A salutary reminder to check that the question someone is answering is the same as the question you are asking them.

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Approximate answers to the ‘overall value’ question – 5 more survey and interview item ideas

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Well, we had a mini theme last week of tips, tricks, and ideas for designing survey (questionnaire) items that cut to the evaluative chase. All these can be used in structured and semi-structured interviews too, of course.

As a follow-up, I wanted to pursue a little more the notion of whether – and what

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The Friday Funny – administering a questionnaire

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Sometimes it’s helpful to see the process of evaluation from the point of view of those providing data. Behind the satire are some interesting observations about validity, standardization, and rigor.

This week’s Friday Funny comes from the BBC Comedy Lab Rats.