NGP VAN is a software company that provides software for progressive groups as well as campaigns. It has come up with phone tools that volunteers can use to streamline their activities. The tools are fully integrated and they include Predictive Dialer, RoboCalls, RoboSurveys, and Live Call tool. Now, volunteers and organizers don’t have to deal with the wrong dealers, the disconnected phone numbers among other issues. The Predictive Dialer enables volunteers to call people who answer calls only and therefore, eliminate time-wasting. The other tool, RoboCalls, is essential in fighting back against negative false attacks. They also make direct mails communication more effective.
Well, NGP VAN is striving to help campaigners be efficient in their efforts to lure voters into their side. If you’re wondering what the RoboSurveys tool does, worry no more. They are a quick and inexpensive way to poll potentials voters or numbers. All of these tools are good for persuasion. The Live Call tool comes in handy when the campaigner looks to enhance the performance of the few volunteers available to him. To use this tool, the campaigner will need to submit a list of people to be called, the script as well as survey questions to NGP VAN and wait for the calls.
With the above phone tool, the person seeking an elective seat has an upper hand in the campaigns, thanks to the streamlined campaigning process. As much as some of the phone tools may cut down on the need for door-to-door canvassing, the canvassing is an essential part of campaigns. Canvassing has been part of Democratic Party campaigns since time immemorial. The NGP VAN’s MiniVAN is designed to help you be efficient in your canvassing efforts and also, ensure that you have a good canvassing experience.
With the MiniVAN, NGP guarantees instant data entry and therefore, save on valuable time. The efficient use of time will see accomplishments of more tasks as some volunteers will be directed toward other campaign tasks such as phone banking. MiniVAN also allows the organizer to cut turf in VAN and give volunteers, who signed up with MiniVAN with their IDs, the list numbers in an effort to make tracking of tasks easier.
With MiniVAN, you will have a good canvassing experience. You are spared from the tedious tasks of shuffling manually through maps and you are able to toggle between a Map view as well as Household List view easily. In addition, it contains a filtering feature that makes sure you get to the targeted doors only. Finally, the software reduces the need for print-outs and therefore, an eco-friendly way to do canvassing.