Understanding Invitations

Invitation to Change! We are excited to release our first blog post since the release of PDPworks 4.0! The transition to the new has gone well for most clients and we are pleased with outcome.  Over the next weeks, we will be discussing different topics that are...

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#36 – Maintenance Fees

Attention Gold Accounts!    Here is a detail of interest to current users of Gold accounts in PDPworks 2.3 as we transition to PDPworks 4.0. Gold accounts (accounts with the Gold Plan in 4.0) require either a monthly or yearly maintenance payment. When your current...

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#35 – First Time Log In

1st Time 4.0 Log In The first time you log into PDPworks 4.0 it will be slightly different than any other time after that. The reason for this is that you will be receiving an email from us at PDP Global with a special Activation Link in it. When you click the link,...

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#34 – Remote Links

Remote Links in PDPworks 4.0 One of the great features of PDPworks has always been remote links. Unlike ProScan and JDA Invitations which generate and send emails to respondents directly from the application, remote links are unique URLs that you create to use on your...

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#32 – Career Path II

Career Path II Motivating Talent! Yesterday we looked at the value of the Career Path report in retaining talent in your organization. Today, we will show you the subtle enhancement we made to this report to help you guide those valuable employees along their career...

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#31 – Career Path I

Career Path I Guiding Talent Check out the new Career Path report in PDPworks 4.0, which takes the place of JobSearch report in previous version of PDPworks. The Career Path report works almost in reverse of a Job Match. Instead of matching one applicant to a job, the...

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# 27 – Leveraging PDPworks 4.0 – Scenario 2

Leveraging PDPworks 4.0—Scenario 2 We are continuing a series of blog posts where we demonstrate how you can begin leveraging some of the new features of PDPworks 4.0 to benefit your organization. The following example will use the new Folder feature along with the...

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#25 – Leveraging PDPworks 4.0 – Scenario 1

Leveraging PDPworks 4.0—Scenario 1We wanted to begin a series of blog posts where we demonstrate how you can begin leveraging some of the new features of PDPworks 4.0 to benefit your organization. The following example will use the new Folder feature along with the...

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#24 – The Power of Enterprise Bundling

The Power of the Enterprise Bundle PDP Global has offered plans to fit the differing needs of our many clients. The Silver and Gold pay-as-you-go plans provide unlimited surveys with clients paying only for the reports that they generate. The Platinum plan is a...

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# 23 – Report Names Updated

Report Names In previous posts, we've mentioned new reports in PDPworks 4.0 such as the Side-by-Side, as well as reports that have been upgraded, like the QuickView report. Throughout these posts, we've also mentioned some of the name changes that are occurring in...

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#22 – My Information

My . . . er . . . that is, Your InformationIf you ever need to review your personal or organization information, you can easily do so in PDPworks. 4.0. Under the User Menu, which is in the upper right-hand corner of the screen, you will see several items. The first...

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#21 – Quick Reference

Quick Reference   The goal of these blog posts as well as our "How to" video library is to prepare PDP Clients to effectively use PDPworks 4.0. We're sure these resources will help you navigate your way through the app, whether that is logging in for the first time,...

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#20 – No More the Limits

No More Limits RealTeam Reports not Limited to 25 Previous versions of PDPworks limited the number of members in a Real Team report to twenty-five (25). One reason for this had to do with the nature of real or actual teams. In his book, Wisdom of Teams, John...

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#19 – Zeroing In

Zeroing In! Using Search and Sort Together A few days ago we discussed how you can use PDPwork 4.0's Search and Sort functions independently to find and add the people you want to add to a TeamScan or Job Model.  However, by using them together, you can quickly and...

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#18 – Invitation Languages

Inviting Languages Loads of Possibilities In a previous blog, we discussed how the entire PDPworks 4.0 user interface and the reports can be easily switched to one of 5 different languages. We have a video on that topic in the "How To" video library. Now, we thought...

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#17 – Search & Sort

Search & Sort What's the Big Deal? At first glance, a newbie to PDP might think this topic less than exciting. However, if you've ever made a TeamScan or JobScan in PDPworks 2.3, this topic should pique your interest. In 2.3, if you wanted to have TeamScan members...

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#15 – Renew the QuickView

  Renew the QuickView QuickView Updates The QuickView report has been upgraded in PDPworks 4.0! Originally designed at the request of dispatchers who were responsible for dozens of over-the-road drivers at large trucking companies, this one-page report gives a...

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#14 -Dashboards are Cool!

Dashboards are Cool! Ok, maybe dashboards are not really that cool, but, you'll find that the new Dashboard options in PDPworks 4.0 to be really helpful when you are trying to find the information you need! Client Message Area The first thing you will see near the top...

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#12 – New Vocabulary

New Vocabulary in PDPworks 4.0 Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? New Vocabulary In the PDPworks 4.0, we've...

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#10 – Side-by-Side Report 2

Introducing the Side-by-Side Report—Part II Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? Three Great Uses for PDP’s...

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#9 – Invitations to the Masses!

Invitations to the Masses! Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? New Feature PDPworks 4.0 makes sending out...

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#8 – Side-by-Side 1

Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? Introducing the Side-by-Side Report-Part I We're always pleased...

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#7 – Watch your Language

Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? Watch your Language! Language resources are a big upgrade to PDPworks 4.0!...

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#6 – Upgraded Team Analytics

Upgraded Team Analytics Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe? You will be excited to see the new elements we have...

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#4 – Personal Dynamics Report

As you might remember from yesterday's post, the  icon in PDPworks 4.0 indicates a report is hyperlinked and can be clicked to view, print, or download. Watch your in-box for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades. If you are not receiving our...

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#3 – Iconic PDP

Iconic PDP Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we move forward with upgrades to PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our blog emails, why not subscribe?   New Icons and Terms PDPworks 4.0 will introduce a host of new...

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#2 – Refreshed Graphics

Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we draw closer to the anticipated release of PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our email announcements for the upcoming release, why not subscribe? Familiar Graphics Now...

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#1 – Arriving soon…PDPworks 4.0!

Arrived! In a computer or mobile device near you! PDPworks 4.0! Cleaner, simpler interface The new interface is fast and responsive, easily accessed from PC, Mac, or mobile devices. The ProScan Survey screens, invitations, and links have been redesigned to improve...

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#5 – What’s on the Menu?

 Watch your inbox for previews of new features, requirements, and report upgrades, as we draw closer to the anticipated release of PDPworks 4.0. If you are not receiving our email announcements for the the upcoming release, why not subscribe? What is on the Menu?...

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“How to” Videos for PDPworks 4.0