How To Select A Survey Topic
What issues are being discussed locally?
Community meeting topics
Community-wide policies and initiatives
Local organization concerns
Budget, zoning, and construction projects
Reoccuring operations (snow shoveling, recycling, energy)
Are you interested in the feedback?
Are you looking for new perspectives and suggestions?
Can quantitative data improve decision making?
Is geographic analysis beneficial?
Is this issue worth raising awareness?
Does this matter to your team and community?
Is this worth your constituents' time?
What's the potential for bias?
Is the question framed so that the results are unbiased?
Is the community given a fair chance to join the survey?
Does the background information give reasonable context?
Do respondents have enough options to choose from?
Are multiple choice options clear and succint?
Did you hyperlink relevant external sources?