Being good according to the dictionary means to have a number of properties such as “high quality”, “competent “and “skillful“. There are some qualities which are required to become a good researcher which are as follow.
When it comes to the good researcher the first thing that comes to mind is one who has an analytical mind he will be more successful in the research field than an ordinary person. As a market researcher, you are always analyzing a number of factors such as Why does the client ultimately want to do this research? What is the appropriate methodology? When should this research take place? And many others like that. A good researcher always carries out his project by understanding it through every aspect. Like Gareth Hodgson said, “You have to be able to see the bigger picture as well as the detail. People often find it easier to do one or the other- it is a skilled researcher that can do both simultaneously”.
The thing that comes on the top is imagination if anyone has a bright mind to imagine things he has more chances to succeed in any type of research. Think of all possible ways to express your topic until your mind is exhausted.
If you want to become a good researcher you have to work on your project as a detective. When you start collecting information you have to keep an eye on big names in for example key people and organizations related to your research topic. Notice the names of people who are often quoted in the news; scholars who are doing research on your topic and the universities with which they are affiliated; activists and leaders working on a political or social issue; spokespersons and influential figures.
A good researcher is one who read everything in detail so that a thing that doesn’t pass through his couldn’t make a problem for him during research work. So for that purpose cover many subjects as you can in this way you will also know the additional information about your project and by making more little effort you will succeed in becoming a good researcher in short period of time.