Release Notes: Version 7.63
EchoSpan is pleased to announce the release of version 7.63 of its
360-Degree Feedback platform, set for August 13, 2016. This is an interim
release and includes a mixture of new features and enhancements/fixes. The
version 7.63 update is automatically applied to any new, blank project you
create and will be applied to existing projects at the beginning of
Manager Initiated Review Capability
You can now enable
Managers to initiate reviews for their employees. Managers can easily enroll
their employees in any active project in your account and, depending on your
project settings, select their raters and send out the rater invitations.
*This feature is available with the Enterprise Edition
Auditor Release of Email
A setting has been added to allow
Auditors to release rater emails. The emails to raters will be released upon the
Auditor's finalization of a Target's rater list.
Display Historical Benchmarks on Reports
You now have the
option to compile historical benchmarks for your account and display them on
your Targets' reports. You are able to select the projects from which you would
like the data compiled prior to running reports in any project.
*This feature is available in the 360 Enterprise Edition
Updated "Then vs Now" Report Components
change over time report components have been updated to let the admin output
average scores for the last 2-4 review instances and display the results on a
There are two new editable report components as part of this feature:
- Change Over Time: Individual Items
- Change Over Time: Competencies
Forgot Password Email Templates Added
participants receive if they click "forgot password" upon login is now
editable by the administrator. There are separate templates for Targets and
Upgrade Your Projects On-Demand
You now have the ability to
update any of your projects running an outdated version of our code to the
latest version. This can be done from the Home page of the project with the
simple click of a button.
*If your account has customizations in place this option may not be
available to you.
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 a question and answer session each week that is
an open forum for customer questions. One of our Senior Client Service
Managers leads the interactive session 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 7.63
automatically. Contact us for upgrade options.
Thank you for choosing EchoSpan for your employee feedback and review
Last updated: Wednesday, August 3, 2016