Jochum Stienstra

(International) qualitative researcher with over 25 years of experience. Specialised in motivational insights and communication research. Active in various fields: finance, administration, (new) media, fast moving consumer goods. Jochum is Director of Ferro Explore! since 1998. Goal: pushing the limits of qualitative research. Active in producing new methods of research.

Ferro Explore! is founded in the early 50-ies of the previous century, Ferro Explore! is one of the oldest marketing research companies in the Netherlands. Ferro Explore! is dedicated to qualitative research and is innovative in this field. 

Jochum is an accredited practitioner of Cognitive Edge. He has experience with close to 20 narrative projects, including the use of Sensemaker. He has written two papers on the methods, one with Dave Snowden 'stop asking questions' and one with Wim van der Noort 'Loser, Hero or Human being. Are you ready for emergent truth?'. The last paper received the ESOMAR award for best paper in the category methodology.

Specialties: Branding and identity, communication research, pre-hypothesis research

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Phone: +31624999618