IQ Polls - Applications in the Interview Process

Posted on 2016/12/27

IQ Polls is a fully integrating poll creation and analysis software tool, that allows you to collect and process data in a manner that makes it perfectly suited as a replacement for traditional psychometric testing methods during interviews.

The Power of Real Time Feedback

Posted on 2017/01/16

One of the things we know about learning and training is that individuals and groups consume and understand content at varying paces. Within the learning space there have been significant strides made, using technology, to serve individualised content through a personal device subject to the input of the user. For example, a standard chapter of content may be taught interactively, followed by a short test. Those who struggle with certain questions, or areas of content might be re-served content. I am sure by now you get the idea! This interactivity is transforming the way in which people learn and for the better. 

The Benefits of IQ Polls for Events

Posted on 2016/12/07

An event may take many forms such as a conference, lecture, concert, product launch, festival, or perhaps an art exhibition. The event may be large or incredibly intimate, but I suspect they all have one commons goal: participant engagement. For most events their success is based uponthe level of engagement and the participation they get from those attending. In the example of a conference this might be very active participation such as asking questions and engaging in round table discussions. For other events the participation may be more passive and harder to monitor and detect. At an art exhibition which typically involves quiet observation, it may be more difficult for event organisers to measure the success of their event. 

IQ Polls for TV

Posted on 2016/12/01


For many years, television broadcasters have worked hard to find ways to interact with viewers. In a traditional broadcasting model, the programmes are broadcast and the main source of data for the TV stations is viewer ratings which is provided via BARB. However, in terms of engaging with the viewer, this was limited to the likes of phone in voting and more recently interactivity via the web and mobile apps.

The benefits of using IQ polls for in-house training

Posted on 2016/10/16

When you think of in-house training, digital polling might not be the first idea that springs to mind. But you’d be wise not to overlook the potential benefits that polling can confer on your training sessions. Digital polls have a great number of useful (and fun!) applications that can enliven a staid presentation, engender new conversations and encourage trainees to share their opinions and ideas

The benefits of IQ Polls in print media

Posted on 2016/10/02

The rise of digital means that people now have an almost unlimited number of ways to connect and engage with the things that interest them. However, there remains a marked difficulty in getting consumers to make the transition from traditional print media to digital platforms. This disconnect poses less of a problem for customers as it does for brands, agencies and other content creators, whose responsibility it becomes to bridge that gap.

IQ Polls - Technological Integration in Educational Establishments

Posted on 2016/11/17


IQ Polls is a reliable and trustworthy method of obtaining statistical polling data quickly and easily, whilst simultaneously offering a full package of poll creation and analysis tools. This means that the packages we offer can be completely integrated with technological systems in educational establishments such as universities and colleges. Riga University have successfully incorporated our technology into all their systems, and as such are experienced a rejuvenated, more engaged, student body as a result.

The ways in which IQ Polls can be integrated are numerous, here are some examples:

The Benefits of using IQ Polls for educators

Posted on 2016/11/11


As an educator, lecturer, or teacher you will undoubtedly have noticed the manner in which smart devices detract from your lectures or presentations where your students are concerned. If you think back to previous lectures, how many times have you looked around the lecture theatre to observe a sea of heads, face down, staring at the screen of their smart phones instead of engaging in the teaching taking place?

Three keys to presentation success

Posted on 2016/09/21


There is some much to remember when it comes to giving a presentation that it can be very intimidating if you’ve never given one before, or if you’re giving the presentation of your career. What’s worse is that everyone keeps telling you how easy it is. But, no matter how nervous you are and even if it is your first presentation, if you remember these three keys you’ll be unlocking presentation success in no time.

Making the most of your events

Posted on 2015/11/03

Recently started to hold business events, but are struggling to really capitalise on them? How to make the most of holding events? 

Polls & Workshops

Posted on 2016/09/05

Running an effective and informative workshop is something that is a lot harder than most people imagine when they start planning one. Workshops are a fantastic training tool as well as a great way to get people interacting with one and other interacting with the workshop coordinator.

10 ways to get interactive client feedback

Posted on 2015/09/20

Communication is vital in any type of business or enterprise; getting your message across to your clients or potential customers is key to generating interest, investment and revenue. But simply passing information to your intended audience can only really be considered as ‘communication’ if that audience can reply to tell you what they think.

IQ Polls sponsors Great Manchester Business Conference 2016

Posted on 2015/10/26

IQ Polls, who has opened their newest office at MediaCity UK, a major new complex housing digital and media companies in Manchester, including the BBC, is delighted to be sponsoring the sixth annual Great Manchester Business Conference in 2016.

Riga Technical University embraces IQ Polls live voting

Posted on 2015/09/14

A leading Latvian university has become the latest educational institution to adopt IQ Polls' interactive voting service. Riga Technical University, which has offered degree courses in the nation's capital city since 1862, introduced IQ Polls for seminars, conferences and training sessions on 1st September 2015 ready for the new academic year.

IQ Polls enters UK market with HQ at MediaCityUK

Posted on 2015/08/20

We are happy to announce that IQ Polls - an interactive polling service that engages audiences using mobile technologies is entering into the UK market with the establishment of an office in Manchester.