Survey data collection: 5 best practices

Surveys are a great tool for getting information, feedback, insights, and more from customers, employees, and other stakeholders. You can use what you learn from their responses to make informed business decisions. But you may not get the actionable information you need if you don’t follow a few best practices for survey design and distribution. Below are a few guidelines for survey data collection that will produce optimal results.

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This article is originally published on Jul 23, 2019, and updated on Apr 19, 2021.
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