Entering your business for an award is a great way to showcase your business, celebrate your achievements and demonstrate your excellence in a particular category or industry.
Awards are also a fantastic way to recognise the hard work of your employees, boosting morale and increasing motivation. Many local businesses use the awards ceremony as a night to celebrate employee achievements thank their team. It's also a great way to entice new talent - who doesn't want to work for an award-winning organisation?
Winning an award puts the spotlight directly on your business and allows you the opportunity to market to a wider audience.
Judging Criteria 2019
A group of independent judges co-ordinated by Geraldine King, CEO of the National Recruitment Federation.
The independent judging panel will assess each entry under 6 key criteria areas:-
How do you and your management team lead, inspire and direct your business towards excellence? Give examples and any testimonials to support your submission (adhere to the word count).
Your employees are a key part of delivering excellence – how do they develop their skills? How does their knowledge and passion for excellence contribute to your business? Give examples to showcase what your employees say and why they work for your company (Adhere to word count).
How do you go about delivering excellence? What do your customers say? Include testimonials if applicable to support your submission (adhere to the word count).
IMPACT ON DROGHEDA
What difference does your business make to life in Drogheda? Give examples and testimonials if any. (adhere to word count)
Now more than ever your plans for survival and energy to succeed are what set you apart. It’s not about turnover or profits – tell us how your business is adapting and developing and what that means to your business and your future.
The ultimate question – why should your business win a Drogheda Business Excellence Award? Adhering to the word count tell us about your proudest achievements and accomplishments in the last 12 months.
The process of applying for an award can be a challenging one, forcing you to think through issues that you might sometimes side-line. But it is always worthwhile; you always learn something new about yourself, your team, your processes and your business. Don’t delay – complete your application and become part of the Drogheda Business Excellence Awards 2019!
Finalist will be notified by the Drogheda Chamber Team and given a date and time for interview. Interviews will take place in the City North Hotel and will last between 20 & 30 minutes.
Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony in the City North Hotel on Saturday, 23rd, November 2019.