Shortlister hosted Sara Gotham, MHA, Director of Business Development, to learn more about how Walkingspree provides organizations with the simplest and best solution for engaging their employees in physical activity programs by making movement easy, fun, and accessible for everyone through an open, digital platform.
Walkingspree also allows you to access turnkey to fully customized program options that fit your organization’s short or long-term wellness strategies. Experience high employee engagement through high-touch account management, fun features, and creative communications.
Open platform & tracking Connect multiple devices. Variety of wearable devices and smart phones.
Flexible data tracking Validated steps and self-reported activity conversion feature. Inclusive and supportive of diversity.
Purposeful programs & reporting Four solutions from self-service to dedicated account management, turnkey to custom and strategic.
Fun challenges & communications Keep employees motivated with exciting walking challenges. Creative marketing & communications.
Encourage long-term engagement Achieve points for reaching daily step targets. Tie rewards for employees’ efforts.
Social networking Employees stay connected with one another with the Club feature.
Online device e-store & tango rewards Discounted wearable devices – Fitbits, Apple Watches, and Garmins. Use the Tango gift card fulfillment partner.
Intelligent Messaging to members based on their individual data and activity
Custom Mobile Push Notifications (up to 160 characters) that can be used to:
Make a variety of announcements
Engage your employees in your program
Target different groups
Provide Health and Wellness Tips
In-App Pop Ups providing insight and encouragement, helpful information and fun facts!
Helpful Weekly Emails each week include
Monday Move Activity review, exercise & movement tips
Wednesday Connect Well-being & mindfulness tips and practices
Friday Food Healthy nutrition tips and information. Healthy recipes to try at home.
Broker & Consultant Referral Agreements
Health Plan Integration
Strategic Integration Partnerships
Where movement goes, health flows. Let Walkingspree help get your company moving today!
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|Do employer & consultant users pay to access Shortlister?||Yes – There is a monthly subscription fee||No – Shortlister's public site has tens of thousands of visitors per month that are researching vendors. They do not pay to access this basic vendor data.|
|Do service providers pay to be listed?||No – Service providers can enroll on the Shortlister app for free.||No – Service Providers do not pay to be listed on the Shortlister public site.|
|Can service providers pay to improve their position?||No – The Shortlister app's matching algorithm is completely neutral & unbiased. It matches employer & consultant users with service providers based on how closely the buyers requirements match the service provider's capabilities.||Yes – ONLY on Shortlister's public site. Service providers can bid to show up higher on listing pages. This is how Shortlister is compensated for the substantial effort it takes to curate this pages and vet vendor data.|
|What if a service provider doesn't pay Shortlister?||Nothing – Service providers don't pay a fee to participate on the Shortlister app and are matched based on how well their capabilities align with a buyer's demographics and needs.||Service providers will still be listed on the pages for the services they provide, they will just be listed below those that have bid to list higher on that particular product page.|
|What about the Top Vendor lists at the top of the product listing pages? Is there a fee to be listed?||Not Applicable – The Shortlister app doesn't display Top Vendor lists because the algorithm generates a custom list based on the customer's needs.||Yes - There is a nominal fee of $50 per quarter that's charged if a service provider is approved for a Top Vendor list. Shortlister evaluates vendor capabilities & market performance data to determine who should be listed. Evaluating this data takes considerable time and effort, so the nominal $50 fee covers the cost of the work it takes to curate these lists. If a vendor applies for a Top Vendor list but doesn’t meet the criteria, they are not charged a fee.|
|Who provides reviews of service providers?||Reviews on Shortlister's app are collected from employers and consultants. Service providers are also able to collect reviews from their customers, once they are validated by Shortlister. When a user is logged into the Shortlister app, they can clearly see the source of the review.||Public site reviews are an aggregation of employer, consultant and provider-collected reviews. There is no way for public site visitors to differentiate the source of the review.|
|Do service providers see information and reviews put in the site by your users?||Service providers cannot see the information put in by Shortlister's consultant and employer users.||Service providers can see information that was collected from their own clients.|