Blogs

  • eSTV and vote counting software

    Electronic voting software has demonstrated enormous potential for streamlining the elections process, improving cost-efficiency and offering greater security. 

    This week’s article takes a look at electronic voting software, its... read more

    2 years 7 months ago by Admin
  • Gamification and its role in democratic engagement

    There has been a great deal of recent discussion concerning methods of encouraging voter participation. These range from community-led events, such as Bite the Ballot’s recent National Voter Registration Day, to the introduction of innovative... read more

    2 years 10 months ago by Admin
  • AGMs and handheld voting

    An Annual General Meeting (AGM) is an important event for an organisation; it is a key function of the relationship between an organisation and its members or shareholders. At Electoral Reform Services, we assist over 100 organisations annually... read more

    3 years 1 day ago by Admin
  • Case Study: Election process overview video

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    3 years 3 weeks ago by Admin
  • CASE STUDY: The evolution of voting

    ERS has been administering ballots for over 100 years; in that time we have seen many changes to voting methods and materials, this week’s blog takes a look at some of the more significant developments. Below is a photo of vote counting at ERS... read more

    3 years 1 month ago by Admin
  • CORPORATE: Democracy in the workplace

    Democracy exists in different shapes and forms throughout our society. This week we take a look at one of the ways it is used in the workplace.

     

    Role of employee representatives

    The role of an elected employee... read more

    3 years 3 months ago by Admin
  • CORPORATE: Pension representative elections and auto enrolment

    Electoral Reform Services (ERS) has a long history of administering the elections of pension fund representatives for private companies. In light of the legislative changes surrounding state pensions and auto enrolment - employers will... read more

    3 years 5 months ago by Admin