EchoSpan is pleased to announce the release of version 7.62 of its 360-Degree Feedback platform,
set for May 15th, 2016. This is an interim release and includes a mixture of new features
and enhancements/fixes. The version 7.62 update is automatically applied to any new, blank project you create and will be
applied to existing projects at the end of this month.
Target and Rater
project search: You can now
search for Targets or Raters from the 360 project homepage. You can search
by name or email as well as across active or all (active and archived)
Updated “About This Report” report component:
Raters are now counted as “Responded” in the About This Report Response
Summary section if they are In-Progress or Finished AND have a response to
at least one item.
on/off switch: You can now turn the
Legal Scan button (found on pages with comment box items) off in any project
from the Setup menu option >> Advanced settings in the Raters and Responses
Rater activity logging: We now record the
date/time a rater begins or finishes a survey. This information can be
exported by running "Export #2 Status Report: Rater List" on the Export Data
Other New Features
Updated multi-language reporting system that
allows you to apply your own translated text to all individual-level PDF
report content (Enterprise edition).
Added multi-language recommended reading report
Added multi-language development recommendation
Added multi-language multiple choice item report
Added ability to assign a "skill level" to
competencies in review forms. Skill levels can be used to segment reading
recommendations for target groups that span career levels (Enterprise
Added multi-language support for all standard item types
and self-evaluation item text.
Added multi-language support for custom reading
recommendations. Reading recommendations can now be entered in more than 60
Included an option to copy reading recommendations from a
parent account to a child account (Enterprise edition).
Added a flag to admin tool indicating the source
of a report's translated content, whether from automated translation or
custom translation (Enterprise edition).
Enhancements and Fixes
Increased speed of survey response screen for
better user experience.
Fixed bug in "low intensity" minimum response
filter setting that prevented rater group level responses from being
displayed at the competency level.
Keep an eye out for additional new features coming soon. As always, we appreciate your feedback on our product and services.
As a reminder, we offer two question and answer sessions each week that are an open forum for customer questions. One of our Senior Client Service Managers leads the
interactive sessions and will address any product questions you have. A link to the signup page is available here:
Please note that if you have engaged us for user-interface customizations on your account, we will not update your account to version 7.62 automatically.
Contact us for upgrade options.
Thank you for choosing EchoSpan for your employee feedback and review needs.
Last updated: Wednesday, May 11, 2016