I use several Workflows to automate membership applications, but there are times, especially around conference registration time, when I'd like to be able to approve membership applications in the workflow faster than the normal time delay. I use a time delay so that I can check for spam or catch people who are ineligible for membership. When we offered a Starbucks gift card for a member giveaway, we got a BUNCH of spam member apps, for example, so I could stop the workflows altogether. I'd love to be able to click a button that's sort of the opposite of the Stop button in the workflow, that skips the remaining time in the time delay and moves to the next step. Perhaps this could be a toggle on/off, so certain things cannot be skipped? I don't know. Just spit-balling on that. But I'd definitely like the feature.
As it is now, I have to tell members, "Sorry, yes, I have received your application, but it's stuck in an automated approval process, so please wait 6 hours." I've taken to shortening the approval period during conference time for their convenience, but that also means I have to go check them in the middle of often very busy days for me when I had longer before and my own personal analog workflow at the middle and end of the day for checking apps.
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