Outside the Checkbox Vol. 9: Creating a Poll

Welcome to our Outside the Checkbox series! Here we share creative, real-world examples of how people use SurveyGizmo to simplify their lives. In addition, we provide actionable instructions to help you incorporate these use cases into your own life. Creating a poll is a quick, interactive, and convenient way to generate instant feedback that allows…

What is Data-Driven Decision-Making in HR?

When you think of managing people in an organization, it may not sound like a great fit to have a data-driven management style. Afterall, HR is about managing human beings so perhaps a more instinctual or emotional approach would be best suited? Think again.   Data-driven decision-making in HR is a leading way for HR…

SurveyGizmo Announces Ultimate Training Dates for 2018

Did you know that SurveyGizmo offers interactive workshops designed for all users, regardless of experience? These tailored training sessions enable our clients to unlock the full potential of SurveyGizmo so that they can make more informed, data-driven business decisions. At each Ultimate Training, attendees are able to choose between two agendas based off of their…

Best Practices for Email Marketing Surveys

Providing your customers with the best experience possible is the key to success. However, this requires absolute knowledge of what the customers in your target markets and industry are looking for. One of the best ways to find out this information for yourself is to distribute email marketing surveys, which allow your customers to provide…

The Top 10 SurveyGizmo Feature Releases of 2017

2017 was a year to remember here at SurveyGizmo. We continued to grow both as a company, and as a service provider that empowers businesses to make informed decisions through leveraging data. Throughout the year we worked tirelessly to roll out software features that would simplify the lives of our customers by providing value. Below…

Top 5 Data Visualization Techniques to Start Using Now

HIGHLIGHTS: The five best data visualization techniques to always remember when visualizing data include knowing your audience, focusing on your purpose, choosing charts based on what you want to show, specifically picking the right colors and aesthetics, and testing your work. More best practice tips on creating effective data visuals can be found here. There are…

Why Use Data Visualization?

Highlights We just published Executive Communication: Creating Irrefutable Business Stories With Data e-book. Inside the data visualization best practice guide learn the power of storytelling, why to leverage decision-modeling, and how to architect an easily digestible data dashboard. This resource was co-authored with business intelligence and data science experts Donald Farmer from TreeHive Strategy and…

6 Ways Your HR Department Can Take Advantage of Big Data

As a business, you’ll already know the absolute importance that data has on your decision-making abilities. No matter what department you’re working in, identifying trends in your data can maximize how you use your resources and how you approach new opportunities. But, how do you currently use data in your HR department? By taking advantage…

How Vertafore Maintains Customer Experience Excellence

Case Study Overview Meet Vertafore Vertafore, a Denver-based company with over 1,400 employees and multiple offices spread throughout the U.S. and Canada, develops insights cloud-based software and services for the insurance industry worldwide. For over 45 years, Vertafore has grown to provide services to approximately 20,000 insurance agencies, 1,000 carriers, and 50,000 insurance professionals. The…

How to Measure Compliance Program Effectiveness

Highlights: To measure compliance program effectiveness in your organization, first, understand what matters to your business. Each business has their own unique key performance indicators. Start here for your tracking efforts to be most impactful. Refine your storytelling skills when presenting program data to organizational leadership. It helps them to connect to the data while…