Fun poll questions can help you and your team members get to know each other while encouraging participation and making your employees more comfortable during work gatherings.
In this article, we offer a list of the best poll questions for work.
Popular poll questions
- What are you most grateful for?
- What is your favorite genre of music?
- Can you play any instruments?
- What was the last good book you read?
- What are you most excited about?
- Would you rather live in an apartment or a house?
- What is your favorite color?
- What is your favorite movie?
- Tell us about the pet you have.
- What is your favorite day of the week?
- What is your favorite food?
- Do you have a bad habit? If yes, then what?
- What’s the main thing you could not live without?
- What word would most friends use to describe you?
- What website do you browse most?
- What’s your favorite store?
- What is your favorite brand?
- What is your favorite cartoon?
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Fun poll questions to ask employees
- What is your favorite game show?
- What is your favorite dessert?
- Who was your first celebrity crush?
- Have you ever been thrown a surprise party?
- What is the best Halloween candy?
- Would you ever consider being a reality show contestant?
- Have you ever gone viral online?
- What is an item worth splurging on?
- Do you prefer silent cab rides or chatting with the driver?
- Do you sing in the shower?
- What movie or TV show is the most fun to quote?
- Can you hula hoop?
- Do you own more than three pairs of sunglasses?
- When cooking, do you clean as you go or at the end?
- Are you a good gift giver?
- If asked to become a spy, would you do it?
- What is your favorite corny pun?
- What is your favorite cheese?
- Have you ever flown in a helicopter?
Poll questions for work from home
- What is your favorite snack?
- What is your favorite thing about working from home?
- How tall are you?
- What is your least favorite thing about working from home?
- Are you wearing pajama bottoms right now?
- What is your favorite work tool, app, or software?
- What is the coolest thing in your home office?
- Do you get dressed most days?
- What is your biggest time waster?
- Besides home, where is your go-to place to work?
- What is the weather like where you are right now?
- Is the area out of view of the camera dirty or messy?
- Is your home office noisy, quiet, or somewhere in the middle?
- Do you live alone or with people?
- Do you prefer Zoom meetings or Slack messages?
- Have you ever taken a nap in the middle of the workday?
- Is there expired food in your fridge right now?
- Are there dirty dishes in your sink right now?
- Do you prefer working from home or working in an office?
- Which country would you love to work remotely from?
- Have you forgotten to unmute your mic in the last week?
- Do you prefer video on or video off during Zoom calls?
- On a scale of 1-10, how productive are you when working remotely?
- How many browser tabs do you have open right now?
- Do you use headphones or laptop speakers more often?
- Do you work from bed?
Yes or no poll questions
- Would you quit your job if you won the lottery?
- Would you donate an organ to a stranger?
- If you could go back in time, would you choose the same career?
- Would you eat the last slice of pizza?
- Would you sign up to start a colony on another planet?
- If you could see the future, would you want to?
- Would you tell your boss if they had a visible booger?
- Have you ever had an awkward interview?
- Do you vote?
- Do you like surprises?
- Have you ever changed careers?
- Do you swallow your gum?
- Do you have any phone numbers, besides your own, memorized?
- Did you ever know a celebrity before they were famous?
- Have you ever tried to lick your elbow?
- Have you ever been on a blind date?
- Do you believe in soulmates?
- Have you ever swam in the ocean?
- Have you ever seen a dolphin up close?
- Do you believe in ghosts?
- Have you ever worn bathing suits because you were out of clean underwear?
Poll questions for group chat
- What are you most looking forward to this week?
- What word best describes your current mood?
- Whose pet are you most hoping will make a cameo during the call?
- What was your best Halloween costume?
- What do you collect?
- On a scale of one to ten, how awake are you right now?
- What is the strangest coincidence that has ever happened to you?
- How many different states have you lived in?
- What has been your favorite age so far?
- What is your favorite fact?
- Which villain do you root for?
- What is your favorite quote?
- What is the best joke you know?
- Who is your hero?
- What always makes you laugh?
- What animal would be the most fun to turn into for a day?
Poll questions for work meetings
- On a scale of 1-10, what is your current energy level?
- Which coworker makes you laugh the most?
- Are you a morning person or a night person?
- What TV show are you currently watching?
- How many cups of coffee have you had so far today?
- Would you tell your boss that their joke was not funny?
- Would you rather have an office cat or an office dog?
- What was the highlight of your week so far?
- What kind of team outing would you like to do next?
- Do you prefer collaborative work or group work?
- Would you rather work started an hour later or ended an hour earlier?
- Have you ever faked an emergency to get off a Zoom call?
- Have you ever traveled for work?
- Would you prefer a bonus or an extra vacation day?
- Have you ever worked in the restaurant industry?
- Have you ever worked in retail?
- What would you request for the break room if money were no object?
- Have you ever pretended not to notice the printer paper/toner was empty?
- Have you ever worked with a family member?
- What time of the day are you most focused?
- What is your main goal for the year?
- On a scale of 1-10, how would you rate your leadership skills?
- What topic would you like to discuss first?
- On a scale of 1-10, how good are your bosses at keeping you informed?
- What is most critical to having a happy workplace?
Icebreaker poll questions
- Where do you live?
- What department do you work in?
- How long have you worked for the company?
- How many pets do you have?
- What type of pets do you have?
- What is the best place you ever traveled to?
- Where is your dream vacation destination?
- What is your favorite sport?
- How many languages do you speak?
- Are you an introvert, an extrovert, or an ambivert?
- How many siblings do you have?
- Are you married?
- How many kids do you have?
- What is your astrological sign?
- Have you ever broken a bone?
- Are you a spender or a saver?
- Do you prefer going out or staying in?
- What is your favorite way to relax?
- What is your go-to quick dinner?
- Do you live in the city, the suburbs, or the country?
- Are you a good cook?
- Do you like dancing?
- Did you have an embarrassing childhood nickname?
- Do you find it easy to talk to strangers?
- Are you more optimistic or pessimistic?
- Did you have an imaginary friend as a child?
Random poll questions for work
- What age were you when you stopped believing in Santa?
- What was the last thing you had to drink?
- Which would you sing at karaoke: “Don’t Stop Believin” or “I Will Always Love You?”
- What was the last movie or video that made you cry?
- Do you binge-watch TV shows or watch one episode at a time?
- Which do you prefer: getting the perfect gift or giving the perfect gift?
- Did you ever have a first impression of a coworker that was totally wrong?
- Do you send memes to friends/family/coworkers?
- Do you prefer salty snacks or sweet snacks?
- Have you ever gotten a really bad haircut?
- Would you tell a friend if their outfit was hideous?
- Do you know where your car keys are right now?
- Have you ever met your doppelganger?
- Could you draw a horse?
- When was the last time you stayed up past 2 AM?
- Beer, wine, cocktails, or alcoholic beverages?
- Have you ever ordered from the secret menu of a fast food restaurant?
- Do you wear jewelry?
- Do you wear makeup?
- What is your favorite way to work out?
- Do you send handwritten letters to anyone?
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