That server is in Florida and votes don't get counted there.
Todd Caughey wrote:
Todd Caughey wrote:
> I took the poll at the yahoo site (going and yes) but it came back to the
> same page with no confirmation that my "vote" had been tabulated. Is it
> supposed to go to another screen or provide a confirmation? I'm running
> popup-stopper and had to override thru a couple screens to get to the poll
> and wondered if perhaps the confirmation was on a popup screen that got
> suppressed. Since it won't allow double voting I will try it again and use
> that as an indication whether the first time worked.
> [Soapbox - thoughts about attending]
> I know this is a tough year and this conference aims at the heart of the
> depressed manufacturing sector but there are many good reasons to attend.
> Someone asked about Vantage Basic classes awhile back. If you have to
> travel to a class anyway then Perspectives is not that much more $ and
> covers far more. The best education bang for the buck. When times are
> tough most companies need to squeeze out the most with what they have. A
> little spent on education can leverage into big payback by using the system
> better. Just this week I printed off scheduling session notes from the last
> two conferences for our Production Control Mgr. so we can postpone sending
> him to a $595 2-day class.
> It's when business is slow that it is the time to implement improvements and
> train users to use the system more effectively. They don't have time when it
> is busy. If all else fails search the web for a cheaper hotel in short taxi
> distance and charter airfare deals and then present your boss with a regular
> cost vs. "look what I can save" cost. Maybe offer to cover all your own
> non-conference provided meals (one or two). If you are real frugal you
> might be able to get your travel costs under $300+airfare+conference so
> maybe under $1,500 total depending on where you are coming from. The more
> who can attend then the more valuable it will be for everyone.
> [End Soapbox - thank you]
> -Todd C.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Sanders [mailto:ssanders@...]
> Sent: Friday, August 31, 2001 9:01 AM
> To: Vantage List (E-mail)
> Subject: [Vantage] Poll
> Here's an opportunity to use one of the features of our list that we've
> never used before!
> Paul Siebers suggested that we run a poll to see "if any our members would
> be interested in getting together for a social one evening" at Epicor's user
> conference. Personally, I'd like to get a feel for how many of our group
> are planning to attend the user conference.
> So we created our first poll for the list. If you go to -
> you will see the following question and the possible responses listed below.
> Q: Several of the Vantage list members would like to get together during
> Epicor's user conference (Perspectives 2001 - October 21 - 24, 2001) to have
> the opportunity to meet each other and to give a face to the personalities
> on the list. How interested would you be in participating in such an event?
> R1: I will be at Perspectives 2001 and would be interested in meeting with
> other Vantage list members.
> R2: I will be at Perspectives 2001 but I am not interested in meeting with
> other Vantage list members.
> R3: I will not be at Perspectives 2001 but I would like to find some other
> way to meet other Vantage list members.
> R4: I will not be at Perspectives 2001 and am not terribly interested in
> meeting with any other Vantage list members
> You will only be able to vote one time and you can only choose one response.
> Voting is NOT anonymous but I promise not to publish anyone's identity
> EXCEPT those who choose Response 1 (so that coordination can be made for
> everyone to get together). The poll will be open until Monday August 10th
> to give everyone a chance to get back from vacation and get back to
> semi-normal before we shut it down. I will publish the percentages after
> the poll is closed.
> Please take a few seconds to respond - its really quick and painless!
> Once again, the poll can be found at
> <http://groups.yahoo.com/group/vantage/polls> but you must have your Yahoo
> to get there.
> Steve Sanders
> Vantage List Moderator
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