How to Engage your Audience During a Videoconference?

The Coronavirus health crisis has disrupted companies and the way they operate. Many have adopted remote working and, with it, videoconference meetings. But, it is not always easy to animate a video meeting and engage its participants. Digital tools, especially surveys, can help to improve exchanges and boost your communication. Collaborate more effectively with interactive… Continue reading How to Engage your Audience During a Videoconference?

Slack Poll: Rebuilding Open Agora

What is Open Agora for Slack? Open Agora is a Slack poll application. The first version was built in 2015! Back then, Slack was a startup’s tool, and you could build so-called “slash commands” these commands enabled to expend the capabilities of Slack in any way imaginable. At that time we were not a company… Continue reading Slack Poll: Rebuilding Open Agora

When should I use a poll in Microsoft Teams?

Microsoft Teams is a platform for team work. The application allows your team to collaborate within a single place. It may hold group conversations and online meetings. It also centralize several Microsoft Office 360 applications. In a word, this platform stimulates team cooperation! Over the past two years, it has become an essential tool for… Continue reading When should I use a poll in Microsoft Teams?

The “preferendum”, a new way of voting?

With the latest protest movements, freedom of speech in democrocy is more important than ever. Emmanuel Macron, the French President, could put forward a referendum to French people before the European elections. The french organization “Mieux voter” suggests that this referendum could be replaced by the “preferendum”. But what is it? And how does that… Continue reading The “preferendum”, a new way of voting?

Poll and take actions in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a leading team chat which favours discussion and collaboration among distributed teams. You can have private and companywide channels, conduct web meetings with audio and video capabilities. Microsoft Teams is the heart of the office 365 suite, but there is also a free standalone version. It also integrates many well-known and useful… Continue reading Poll and take actions in Microsoft Teams

Eurovision, how to choose the winner?

The Obsession for Competition Nowadays, competition is everywhere! The entertainment industry, the media, the education system and the social networks keep delivering us rankings to determine our tastes, our preferences, and choices. Survey mechanisms and specific poll systems are used feed this never ending hunger for rankings of people and products, for example: The approval… Continue reading Eurovision, how to choose the winner?

Instant Agora: The new product of Open Agora

Instant Agora: balanced poll solution Instant Agora is a poll and survey tool for everyone, that you can use to make the group decision process easier. One of its main characteristics is to allow (and to promote) the expression of balanced opinions. Participants may rank the different options rather than just picking some of them.… Continue reading Instant Agora: The new product of Open Agora