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How to Stand Out With a Candidate Statement

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Jun 4, 2019

Your online voting initiative can take many routes. You may be interested in amending your bylaws, coming to agreement on a new policy, or electing a new leader for your board or council. Depending on what decision you need made, it’s important to consider how you present your choices. When a vote on leadership is involved, candidate statements and profiles can help your voters make more informed decisions while painting candidates in the best possible light.

 

What is a candidate statement?

If you are conducting your vote online, chances are that candidate profiles are a feature built into your online voting platform. Candidate profiles showcase your potential leader’s talents, skills, and experience. However, if your candidate statement of intent isn’t professionally written, it could harm their chances of being selection come ballot open day.

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Topics: Online Voting, Leadership, Voting, Business, Essential

Give Fans the Power: Surveys and Polls Boost Engagement Across Stadiums

Posted by Sarah Diamond on May 28, 2019

Across the country, sports and media organizations are putting decision-making power back into the hands of the people. While events like the Super Bowl, Olympics, and Grammys have no issue drawing crowds of enthusiastic fans, how do organizers keep the momentum going all year round?

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Topics: Online Voting, Sports, Voting, Business, Essential

Best Free Survey Tools for Low Security Votes

Posted by Sarah Diamond on May 22, 2019

A free online survey tool is a great option for organizations who need to run a quick vote. Simply put, an online survey is typically a digital form or platform that is accessible by anyone with the survey link.

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Topics: Online Voting, Security, Voting

Digital Voting vs. Paper and In-person Voting: What Your Organization Needs to Know

Posted by Sarah Diamond on May 14, 2019

It seems that everything is done online these days. You can pay your server’s tip, send money to friends instantly, and even set your thermostat from a different city – all from an app. So why do some organizations still use paper to conduct important votes? Furthermore, why do they make their voters travel to a specific location to participate?

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Topics: Online Voting, Security, Voting, Business, Essential

The Best Classroom Tech - According to Teachers

Posted by Sarah Diamond on May 7, 2019

According to an ed tech survey conducted by The Journal, teachers indicated that technology has had a positive impact on education. Interestingly enough, not one of the teachers surveyed said that educational technology had a negative impact on their classroom.

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Topics: K-12, Student Voting, Online Voting, Voting, Essential

The Do's and Dont's of Association Elections

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Apr 30, 2019

Successful elections rely on careful planning and flawless implementation. Not only must the election administrator set up the ballot correctly and manage voter expectations, they must find new ways of encouraging buy-in from their organization. When it comes to association elections, agreeing on a new policy or electing your next board member may be your clear end goal, however, getting there isn’t always so simple.

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Topics: Election Tips, Board of Governors, Online Voting, Associations, HOA, Business

Boost Turnout By Paying Attention to Your Voter Notification Content

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Jul 25, 2018

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So, you’ve chosen your ideal voting method, you’ve carefully set up your ballot, and now all you have to do is wait until your election starts, right?

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Topics: Online Voting

Political Parties Should Go Online to Improve Voter Participation

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Jun 28, 2018

"vote here" sign at polling location

We work with many local and state government agencies to ensure their voting events go smoothly. The most important aspect of setting up an election for these groups is to have the right tools in place to guarantee voter participation.

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Topics: Election Tips, Online Voting, Leadership

Single-Issue Ballots: How to Run a Simple Referendum Vote

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Jun 14, 2018

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We’ve all heard the term election, and it’s probably a word used more often than not in member-based organizations or those with voting board members.

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Topics: Online Voting

Self-Service vs. Managed Elections: Which is the Right Online Voting Choice for You?

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Jun 13, 2018

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If you have an election deadline approaching, you need a voting solution that’s easy, effective, and one that caters to the needs of both you and your voters.

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Topics: Online Voting

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