How are you holding your votes and elections now?
Maybe you're using one of the many non-secure, free survey platforms out there. Perhaps you're voting through email or Zoom calls. Many groups are behind, still raising their hands at quarterly meetings - year after year.
It's no secret that these ways of voting have serious flaws. Ones that you could probably avoid for a while. Until you can't. We've heard the story time and time again: All it takes is one person questioning the validity of the results and your whole group becomes suspicious of those running the vote.
At best, you'll need to waste time running the vote again. Worst case, you ruin trust with your group for good.
An electronic voting system virtually guarantees a smooth election because while you can't force people to feel a certain way, you can prove the results.
The software you use to run your secure votes and elections is important, but it’s only half the story.
No matter the vote, election, survey, poll, etc. - it needs to be designed and built to your requirements. How difficult this is will be decided by the details of your vote. Then, you’ll need to get your voters to participate. Further, you may want to separate yourself from the results of your vote or election in order to prove that it was run fairly.
Stacking on expert-level vote management services prevent you from taking missteps and breaking trust with your voter base.
Pairing vote management services with your electronic voting system ensures votes are carried out with expert-level precision, including many items that are easily overlooked such as: