Joseph Bates
(703) 969-5975 | email

The Institute for Association and Nonprofit Research


708 Wilderness Road, Linden, VA 22642 United States

About Us

We provide full-service research and consulting to associations and nonprofit organizations. We were founded to promote the use of research and information intelligence to help make rational, strategic decisions.

We serve you so that you can serve your members, clients and stakeholders.

We understand that to fulfill our mission we must provide professional, high-quality research and consulting services at not-for-profit prices.

Our services include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Strategic planning
  • Pricing / dues analysis
  • Membership studies of all kinds, including:
    • Member value proposition
    • Member satisfaction and feedback
    • New and lapsed member surveys
  • Benchmarking studies of all kinds
  • Compensation and benefits studies
  • Event / meeting research and evaluations
  • Publication and readership research
  • Industry / consumer research
  • Website usability testing
  • Economic analysis
  • Product and service development research
  • And much, much more...if you need it, we can do it.

We employ a variety of methodologies and statistical analysis techniques to address your challenges, including:

  • Surveys
  • Focus groups
  • One-on-one, in-depth interviews
  • Website intercepts
  • Meeting facilitations
  • Van Westendorp (for pricing)
  • TURF analysis
  • Segmentation analysis
  • Factor analysis
  • Conjoint and choice-based surveys
  • Key driver analysis using correlation and multiple regression
  • Economic modeling
  • And much, much more...if you need it, we can do it.