September 23, 2017

Sample Membership Survey Questions

This sample survey has been provided by CWC Marin. As an incentive they offered the respondent an entry into a drawing.

1. To be entered into our drawing, please provide your contact information below. This question is optional.

First name

Last name

Email address

Confirm email address

2. Please select the option that best describes your literary activity.

Writer

Editor

Publisher

Agent

Other (please specify)

3. What genre best describes your style?

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Please elaborate on your selection above. For example – Mysteries, memoir, essays

4. Has your work been published? Please check all that apply.

Yes – online

Yes – hard copy

Not yet

Publication is not my goal

5. How did you first learn of California Writers Club?

 Don’t recall

From a friend

Newsletter

Happened by a meeting in-progress

Flyer (at library, coffee shop …)

Contest advertisement

Other (please specify)

6. How long have you been a member of California Writers Club – (Branch Name)? As a reminder, our branch was formed in (enter year).

Less than 1 year

1 – 2 years

3 – 5 years

5 – 10 years

More than 10 years

7. What prompted you to join CWC? Check all that apply.

Socialize with other writers

Improve my writing skills

Learn about the process of publication

Read my work

Critique groups

Meet published authors

Build my writing credentials

Other (please specify)

8. How satisfied are you with CWC (Branch Name) services? (Choices are: Very Satisfied, Satisfied, Neutral, Dissatisfied, Very Disatisfied, Haven’t used this Service)

Newsletter

Members only pre-meetings

Public meetings

Workshops Readings (audience member)

Readings (reader)

Holiday party

CWC Website

Critique Groups

Writing Contest

Socialize with other writers

Improve my writing skills

Learn about the process of publication

Read my work

Critique groups

Meet published authors

Build my writing credentials

Other (please specify)

Please tell us how we can improve.

9. Would you be interested in reading your work in the future?

Yes – at a Members Only Meeting

Yes – at a public reading

Not right now

10. Would you be interested in joining a critique group?

Yes

Not at this time

11. How satisfied are you with these aspects of the in-person meetings? (Choices are: Very Satisfied, Satisfied, Neutral, Dissatisfied, Very Disatisfied, Haven’t used this Service)

Day of the week 

Time of day

Members Only Meeting

Public Meeting

Check-in process

Choice of speakers

Overall meeting experience

12. What services should CWC – (Branch Name) offer in the future? (Check all that apply.)

Database of local service providers (editors, graphic artists, photographers …)

Database of local agents

Database of local publishers

Contest calendar

Book reviews

Social media training (Facebook, Twitter, Pintrest, LinkedIn …)

Blog tool training (WordPress…) Other (please specify)

13. How well has CWC – (Branch Name) met your expectations?

Fell below my expectations

Met my expectations

Exceeded my expectations

14. How likely are you to recommend CWC – (Branch Name) to other writers?

Very Likely

Likely

Neutral

Unlikely

Very Unlikely

15. Please share any other feedback here. (Optional)