15 staff meeting ideas that keep employees alert and engaged

An effective staff meeting needs two things: an objective and a receptive audience. A room of laser-focused individuals eager to achieve can move mountains. Sadly, most staff meetings are filled with people who’d rather move back to their desks. Why the apathy? The answer lies in understanding how your coworkers are feeling. There are countless… continue reading »

5 cool presentation ideas using audience interaction

Some people think anxiety is the greatest hurdle to giving a presentation. But overcoming anxiety is just a warmup. The true enemy of any presenter is forgetfulness. You can deliver an outstanding presentation – but if no one remembers it a day later, what was the point? In her webinar on presentation neuroscience, Dr. Carmen… continue reading »

Employee satisfaction surveys and the benefits of transparency

Transparency is at the heart of Poll Everywhere’s company culture. Office manager Thoey Bou and the Operations team have designed an employee satisfaction survey that illustrates how responses create results. Each employee is left with a crystal clear image of how their feedback directly informs the action items Ops addresses. An employee satisfaction survey the… continue reading »

Introducing a new way to use images in your questions

There are several creative ways to use images in your questions. Poll Everywhere lets you embed static and animated images into the title of a question, or as possible answers to a multiple-choice question. Now, our engineering team has created a new way to make images the star of the show. You can now embed… continue reading »

Redesigned surveys and search help you stay organized

This update is now live for all Poll Everywhere presenters. We’re both excited and humbled by the ways presenters have embraced live audience participation. Seeing the breadth to which certain universities and businesses use Poll Everywhere has inspired us to rethink how hundreds – or thousands – of polls stay organized in your account. These changes… continue reading »

higher ed success primer

The PollEv success primer for higher ed instructors

Poll Everywhere was built to make active learning and formative assessment quick and smooth. To that end, let’s run through some strategies for success. We’ll go over common pitfalls to avoid, and give you time-saving tools you can use to keep your focus on what matters. Act now to prevent end-of-semester grading trouble (Paid features: Grading… continue reading »