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Jotform’s Chad Reid on the uptick of quality candidates during a time of high tech layoffs.
Jotform is an excellent form builder that can help you easily create an online donation form and embed it within your website. Jotform also integrates with popular payment processors like PayPal and Stripe, making it easy for donors to give.
At Jotform, we have employees who started on a product team, for example, before shifting into data analysis or customer growth. Top-notch employees love to learn, and many get bored without a steady stream of creative challenges.
Take manual data entry, for instance. Many companies rely on team members to enter purchase-order information. This practice can be cumbersome and time-consuming, and it can lead to mistakes due to human error, like inaccurate or incomplete data.
At my company, we hold vision meetings in which we discuss reaching goals and engage in team-building exercises — while keeping the agenda on track so that time isn't wasted. As a result, planning for us hasn't become a dreary and pointless endeavor.
Looking to do more with less in the coming months? Let these key transformation concepts guide your strategy.
When I joined Jotform as head of information security, I quickly discovered that my security team needed a presence on each product team. Our engineers are often the closest to any security issues that may arise.
Talking in front of people, whether you're pitching to a group of investors or giving a speech, is part of every entrepreneur's life. Becoming comfortable with the process will make both you and your business come off as polished, professional and competent. It's abundantly worth your while to get good at it.
Steve shares an insider's view of a hyper-growth environment and learnings from managing hyper-growth teams.
Employee data is critical for making better business decisions, improving productivity, and reducing turnover. Yet obtaining and storing data can get messy if it’s collected using a traditional method like a paper survey. One way to make the data collection process less challenging is to adopt contactless methods.
Johannes Wiklund, Head of Information Security for Jotform, a provider of a software-as-a-service (SaaS) application for building forms, explains what challenges fellow cybersecurity professionals should expect to encounter in 2023.
Jotform used data from HHS and IBM to track the financial impact of cyberattacks on the healthcare industry.
Luckily, employee surveys are an excellent tool for gathering the data you need to make informed decisions.
One of the skills I value most in myself — and why I believe I've been successful at growing Jotform over the last 16 years — is my ability to engage with those around me. People love to talk about themselves. Listen attentively and ask questions, and in this way, you can start to build a rapport.
Being an entrepreneur is inherently risky. But the usual risks have magnified in recent years given the uncertainty of the economy in the wake of Covid, the new challenges of managing remote or hybrid teams, and even unrest and conflict abroad. Here's how to keep moving forward, even in these trying times.
With QR codes, you can eliminate friction points and show off your creativity. When it comes to trade shows and other business events, QR codes can give attendees a streamlined, engaging experience.
Jotform has added more than 30 workflow integrations for its automated e-sign document delivery.
Perhaps the biggest challenge of all is ensuring that any survey regarding healthcare is compliant with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA. It’s imperative to follow all HIPAA regulations and expectations when collecting, storing, and using survey data. Another challenge is ensuring that the data collected is accurate. Survey participants may be reluctant to be forthright, especially if the survey isn’t anonymous.
Organizations of all sizes will be looking to cut budgets in 2023 as the world faces an economic downturn. In response to this, we will actually see increased investments in no code / low code technology as leaders look for ways to increase productivity while maintaining leaner budgets. Driven by the need for no code low code technology, in 2023, we’ll see significant market expansion and some interesting innovations born from this new market need.
This past summer, my company, Jotform, opened its sixth office worldwide in Istanbul, Turkey. We’ve grown from a small group of dedicated individuals back in 2006, to a thriving team of hundreds today. The glue holding us all together has been automation.
I've been CEO of my company, Jotform, for more than 16 years now, and I've seen the above scenario play out more times than I'd like to count. And what I've discovered is the same as what Harvard Business Review contributor Helen Lee Bouygues points out when she writes that the root cause of these organizational failures comes down to a lack of critical thinking.
As CEO of my company, Jotform, there were no easy answers to give, but I knew that it was up to me to remain a steady harbor for my team. We'd have to work together to develop new coping mechanisms. And it was also up to me to figure out a variety of decisions. This meant that I needed to leave my comfort zone and come up with an entirely new way of leading.
I'll be the first to recognize that I was particularly hard on myself when I first founded my company, Jotform. But what I didn't want to do was have this mindset infiltrate the culture I was trying to build. And this became a huge turning point in how I coped with the pressure to overwork.
As CEO of Jotform, a company with six offices in four countries, I can relate to the added stress of managing people across digital channels—not to mention various time zones.
At Jotform, it's been important for me to foster a culture that promotes a "middle path." This means holistically incorporating both our mental and physical well-being — a path where you don't have to choose between your work, home or social life.
Automation’s Silent Revolution Becomes Loud and Mainstream: Automation has been a “silent revolution,” with companies slowly increasing adoption over time. Amidst the global economic downturn, adoption of automation will be fast tracked as companies look to cut costs while boosting productivity and collaboration. In 2023, automation will burst on to the scene as a key solution for businesses to scale and expand without breaking the bank. – Aytekin Tank, CEO, JotformRead MoreDecember, 2022
With Jotform Teams, you can create shared workspaces for your teams. No matter where your team members are based, they can collaborate on online forms, tables, apps, and more. Functioning as an all-in-one workspace, Jotform Teams allows you to keep all of your data in a single location, so team members have access to the latest information.Read MoreDecember, 2022
There are potentially endless ways to use Jotform for your nonprofit. You can create a donation form for your website, craft e-newsletter signup forms to build your campaign lists, create forms to embed on your website to collect volunteer contact information, and more. Plus, with Jotform Sign, you can create documents and gather e-signatures, such as for budget approvals or grant applications.
When I first founded my startup, Jotform, 16 years ago — I was over-eager and ambitious. I was also a self-proclaimed perfectionist and this didn't help with attempting to keep my impulses in check. But over time, as the pressure of growing my business became more intense, I made one of the best decisions for myself and my professional career: beginning a regular practice of mindfulness.
Jotform, an online forms SaaS solution, released Jotform Teams, a shared workspace for forms and data. The platform seeks to enable users to create forms, tables, E-signatures, reports, approvals and apps within a shared workspace, so the assets are accessible to users with different roles and permissions.
Jotform Teams provides a fully collaborative environment enhanced by the complex permissions sets it supports. Organisations can create workspaces, and individuals with the right permissions can move existing personal forms into a shared workspace for further iteration and approval.
Among the ten tools we reviewed, Jotform is our favorite online form builder. The application features a drag-and-drop form builder, has more than 1000 free templates, and lets you accept payments directly from the form. The form builder is also versatile and fits most use cases. Read on to find the best form builders for various scenarios.
Setting smart goals means being realistic and patient. Focusing on slow and steady growth instead of immediate outcomes can help us ensure that our efforts pay off in the long run.
However, my go-to recommended add-on is Jotform. It's super easy to setup and just as easy to integrate with most major CRM platforms. Plus, it comes with its own workflow and other automation tools that can provide updates, responses and alerts even before the data hits your CRM system.
Each of these online form builders offers something unique to help you create the best forms and collect more responses from your audience. Our favorite form builder is Jotform since it makes building forms easy with templates for every scenario.
Platforms like Jotform Sign allow forms to be filled out and submitted electronically, eliminating the need for hard copies. Additionally, all documents will automatically be saved online in a secure location, making them easily accessible for future reference.
The purpose of my company, Jotform, is ostensibly to build easy-to-use webforms. But at our core, what we're really doing is helping people be more productive. Whenever we implement changes, I try to make sure my teams can see the connection between the shift in direction and how it relates to our wider mission.
Jotform Sign can help your school streamline documentation. It gives you access to an online space to collect sensitive information securely. And it can automate workflows that are part of your regular document collection. Schools and districts can use Jotform Sign as a quick and simple way to collect e-signatures.
This was an enormous undertaking as the Cincinnati Zoo collected votes from every U.S. state and more than 60 countries. With Jotform, it was easy for them to create the form, distribute it, and collect responses to uncover the perfect name for the baby hippo.
At Jotform, I know that my job as a leader is guiding my ship to shore, whether it’s smooth sailing or whether the waters turn rough. And they’ve been rough for some time now since the COVID-19 crisis began.
Jotform is one of the most powerful form services on the market. With Jotform, you can create incredible forms that make it considerably easier to collect data from various types of users and groups.
Jotform has recently entered the e-signature space with Jotform Sign. Businesses can use Jotform Sign to collect e-signatures and create legally binding documents. Like the Jotform platform, Jotform Sign features a streamlined, professional, easy-to-use drag-and-drop interface.
There are many players in the document signing space but I like what Jotform’s offering for a few reasons. For starters, it’s more affordable, given the features it provides compared to its competitors. I like Jotform’s ease of use. I like how simple it is to setup custom forms with automation and integration to existing applications.
The answer is quite simple: If you need forms with more customizations, a larger template library, and plenty of app integrations—and you don’t mind paying for the service—Jotform is the right option for you.
Online forms platform Jotform launched its e-signature product with automation capabilities, Jotform Sign. Around 450 Jotform employees from 26 counties gathered at the company's HQ in Turkey for the launch.
It's not easy to rewire the way we regard ourselves. I've been CEO of Jotform for years, and for the majority of that time, I've approached my goals with an "all or nothing" mindset. But recently, I've been working on trying to be more accepting.
Aside from promoting pen-pals, Jotform operates with small, cross-functional teams where each group is like its own little business. Individuals are both independent and empowered to make their own decisions while also working on the same project.
Adding Jotform Sign to the Jotform platform makes complete sense. Most eSignature platforms do not have extensive form-building and workflow processes, making Jotform Sign such a powerful proposition.
The new Jotform Sign interface has a drag-and-drop process so users can create, share, finalize, and approve e-signature documents signed on any device, or users can upload their existing forms to be turned into digital forms.
At Jotform, we have many “superfans” who have been with us since the beginning. They love our products, refer us whenever they can, and give us feedback on how to improve with new products and features. Over the years, we’ve worked to keep improving our product and user experience, retaining seasoned customers and attracting new ones.
Many sites let you create documents for free, but Jotform offers free templates that you can edit and share. Choose from a vast collection of business proposals, contracts, order forms, and other documents for your freelance business.
Jotform is great for building custom forms that can be integrated with existing business applications such as CRM and cloud storage apps. All told, Jotform has more than 150 integrations.
With Jotform’s free no-code app builder, you can create a fully customized mobile application that includes forms and other tools tailored to your business needs.
Jotform's sponsorship forms run the gamut on industries and topics, so whether you're seeking one for an arts organization, a local sports team, and beyond, you're sure to find a suitable template.
But I'm not interested in following the status quo. I'm interested in building a creative, thriving culture where people are valued. Why else would I become an entrepreneur? Building a company and a product is one thing, but creating an environment of trust with people you value — that's something you earn as a leader.
When I first founded my company, I was laser-focused on accumulating as much knowledge as possible about the industry. So I read every business book I could get my hands on. While this did indeed help me gain new skills and information, I've since changed my beliefs about how to become a life-long learner.
If you’re a hospital, health clinic, or blood bank, I’ll assume you have more important things to attend to than the design of your form, which is why high-quality templates like these are invaluable. Jotform also offers HIPAA compliance to protect patient data.
At my company, I know that my job as a leader is guiding my ship to shore, whether it’s smooth sailing or whether the waters turn rough. And they’ve been rough for some time now since the COVID-19 crisis began. Every time I record a weekly message for my team, or have lunch with an employee, I make sure they don’t only know how appreciated they are, but that they are immensely valuable to my company’s success.
In all my years at Jotform I can’t recall an instance when I witnessed an organization receive that many form responses in such a short time. We’re thrilled that our powerful form software played a small part in Fritz receiving his awesome name.
Jotform is an easy-to-use form creator with lots of great features. My favorite feature? The automated approval flows. I was able to easily set up automated flows for the application form and quiz submissions.
Maximizing time away is critical, but hitting the reset button isn’t about seeking out novel adventures (as fulfilling and fun as these can be). In my experience, truly unwinding consists of taking a step back and doing absolutely nothing.
My passion for building my company, Jotform, was still in its initial stages at that point. I had yet to learn what work/life balance meant, or how working through evenings, weekends and vacations was a surefire path to collapsing from exhaustion.
It's one of the biggest hurdles I've seen in the business world: leaders struggling to break down their thoughts into easy, translatable ideas. I used to be guilty of this myself. When I started my company, Jotform, 16 years ago as a programmer, you can imagine all of the jargon I'd accumulated as a techie — needless to say, my first presentations were riddled with them.
Jotform is an online form builder with an intuitive visual editor, known for making form building faster than ever. The tool has all the normal form-building capabilities as well as unique fields to customize your own forms. It also integrates with almost every marketing platform. The free plan caps out at five forms, with up to 100 entries per month.
Now as an entrepreneur all these years later, I often reflect on how much that experience was able to help me understand a perspective I wasn’t accustomed to. That’s why as CEO to my form-building company, I believe it’s important to create opportunities for cross-department “pen pals” to engage with one another and foster more openness in the workplace.
Jotform is an important solution because it's adaptable enough to remain highly functional within rapidly changing work environments. As the way we work evolves, Jotform is able to change with the times, help people stay productive, and automate redundant workflows.
Within my company, I am involved in every step of the hiring process: beginning, middle and end. And what I seek is a capacity for thinking outside the box—people who can teach me a thing or two about my own business.
Jotform lets you create online forms and fillable PDFs with ease. Its drag-and-drop system makes form creation a breeze. This means even those with zero background in coding can create a fully-customized, fillable form in minutes.
As a bootstrapped founder, I grew my company slowly and carefully, and that allowed me to understand that having an effective recruitment process is crucial for attracting the best candidates.
With Jotform, you can gather important digital documents as well as collect files and electronic signatures from clients, coworkers and colleagues. There’s a Form Builder feature that offers a variety of unique form fields designed to get you the data you need. Other features include kiosk mode, geolocation fields and offline data collection.
At Jotform, we’ve seen innovation go through the roof because we encourage a warm, non-threatening environment where everyone’s voice is equally heard and taken into account.
Jotform, a survey maker, is a great tool for creating professional and easy-to-use surveys and forms to collect feedback. You can also visualize the data you collect from your customers with Jotform’s easy-to-use report and sheets tools, so you can thoroughly understand what your customers want.
This was one of the hardest things to accept when I first founded my startup, Jotform. I thought that if I could think up every scenario, I could magically find the right solutions. But there were so many variables I had no control over — whether a client would have issues with our product or a team member would suddenly quit during our busiest season.