Call for Entries - HR Distinction Awards

Jul 29, 2015, 03:00 ET from WTG Events

LONDON, July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

The HR Distinction Awards are now open for entries. In its 6th year, the Awards will again celebrate the outstanding contribution that innovatively designed and superbly executed HR strategies make to business performance and the bottom line.

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New for 2016, reflecting industry trends, are categories that will award teams, and organisations, for digital or social media programme excellence, and outstanding approaches aimed at ensuring occupational health and wellbeing.

The criteria for each category reflect the role and requirements of the next generation HR Strategies.

The 12 Award categories are:

  • Distinction in Talent Management
  • Distinction in Employee Engagement
  • Distinction in Change Management
  • Distinction in People Development
  • Distinction in Innovative Use of Technology
  • Distinction in Occupational Health and Wellbeing                    NEW
  • Distinction in Business-Led Youth Training Schemes
  • Distinction in Innovative use of Digital or Social Media            NEW
  • HR Rising Star of the Year
  • HR Team of the Year
  • HR Director of the Year
  • People-Focused CEO of the Year

All entrants are asked to make a voluntary donation to the Prince's Trust (https://www.justgiving.com/HRAwards16) - the Awards' chosen charity for 2016 - to support their work in nurturing the gifts and talents of underprivileged young people.

Entries close on Friday, 2nd of October with the shortlist announced at a Shortlist Party on Tuesday, 10th of November. The Awards Ceremony is co-located with the 14th HR Directors Business Summit at the ICC in Birmingham and it will be held on 3rd of February 2016.

For more information, including how to enter, visit: http://www.hrdistinctionawards.com. Entries can be submitted here https://www.eventsforce.net/wtg/3/register.

About the HR Distinction Awards
3rd February 2016 |The ICC, Birmingham  

The HR Distinction Awards celebrate the outstanding contribution that innovatively designed and superbly executed HR strategies make to business performance and the bottom line.

Over the years, during the HR Distinction Awards winners announced included Transport for London (TfL), Nestlé, West Midlands Fire Service, Biffa Waste Services, the Olympic Delivery Authority, Travelex, Hermes Parcelnet Ltd and more.  

Confirmed judges are Marshall Goldsmith, Top Global Management Thinker as well as HR Leaders from Coca-Cola Enterprises, Canon Europe, Merlin Entertainment, Nestlé and more.

For more information, including how to enter, visit: http://www.hrdistinctionawards.com.

If you offer a service that you feel would add value for HR executives, email: hrawards@wtgevents.com or call: +44(0)20-7202-7773.

Press Contact:
Beata Majcher
Senior Campaign Manager
+44(0)-207-202-7773
hrawards@wtgevents.com


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