Participants FAQs

Manager Results - What is the difference between 'People' and 'Respondents'?
Dialogue is unlike any other pulse or survey, we like to think differently about how someone can choose to share their voice. So we created a new way to mea...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:19 AM
Manager Results - What does 'All My People' mean?
This is everyone who reports up to you; both directly and indirectly.  For example, Michael has 5 direct reports, all of which are themselves managers, and...
Wed, 17 Nov, 2021 at 3:05 PM
Manager Results - Why have some of my teams/groups been combined together?
When a set of teams or groups has been combined in your results this means one or more of those teams/groups was below the anonymity threshold set by y...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:22 AM
Manager Results - What does the lightning bolt icon mean?
The lightning bolt icon indicates the number of ratings and the number who didn't answer a question (you can see this by mousing over the lightning bol...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:25 AM
Manager Results - A group has fewer than 5 ratings on a question. Why am I able to see the results?
Dialogue protects the anonymity of participants based on the anonymity threshold set by the organization. The most common threshold is 5 respondents. A...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:21 AM
Manager Results - Why is my number of answers in the open-ended responses lower than my respondents?
Dialogue defines a Respondent as a participant who responded to at least one question in the pulse, either metric or open-ended. Therefore, if you have fewe...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:21 AM
Manager Results - Why is my number of answers in the open-ended responses higher than my respondents?
When you see more answers than Respondents, this means that one or more of your Respondents submitted more than one answer.
Wed, 17 Nov, 2021 at 3:05 PM
Viewing your pulse results - When I click on the link, why is it telling me “Pulse Complete”?
This means that the Dialogue has closed. Please view the results and await guidance from your organization on applying these insights into shared team impro...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:28 AM
Viewing your pulse results - Will the results be shared with me?
All users will have real-time access to the aggregated results in Dialogue unless the administrator has disabled this function. Click on your original Dialo...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:29 AM
Participating in a Dialogue pulse - How does Dialogue protect the accuracy of the voting results?
How does Dialogue protect the accuracy of the voting results?  Because participants are voting between a pair of answers presented by the platform (A vs. B...
Wed, 26 Jan, 2022 at 11:29 AM