Awards Open in May 2022

Awards Open in May 2022

May 2022 - Awards Open

Awards Open in May 2022

Awards News

By Donna O’Toole

As we approach the midpoint of 2022, May is one of the busiest months in the awards calendar with many of the leading awards now open for entries.

We’ve compiled some of the biggest industry awards that you can enter right now:

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The International Business Awards (‘Stevies’)

The ‘International Stevies’ include numerous categories in departments ranging from Human Resources and Customer Service to IT and Management. They were created in 2002 in honour and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organisations and working professionals worldwide.

There are multiple categories available, including ‘Marketing Campaign of the Year’, ‘Customer Service Team of the Year’ and ‘Fastest-Growing Company of the Year’ as well as a variety of COVID-19 response categories, such as ‘Public Service Hero of the Year’ and ‘Most Valuable Non-Profit Response’.

Deadline: Wednesday 15 June 2022

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The Growing Business Awards

Now in their 24th year, the Growing Business Awards recognise UK business achievements over the past 12 months by honouring the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses. They celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of fast-growing SMEs.

Amongst the 27 categories available are ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’, ‘Market Disruptor of the Year’ and ‘Sustainable Business of the Year’.

Deadline: Friday 24 June 2022

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The UK Business Tech Awards

The UK Business Tech Awards celebrate the UK’s finest tech businesses and rewards innovative and exceptional application of technology to transform and grow businesses. These awards will be looking for tech that has added tangible benefits to customer experience, management systems, marketing and sales information storage and data tracking.

Amongst the 29 categories offered are ‘SaaS Company of the Year’, ‘Best Use of Data’ and ‘Digital Agency of the Year’.

Deadline: Friday 1 July 2022

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The Business Culture Awards

The Business Culture Awards give forward-thinking organisations a way to celebrate work which sets up their employees to succeed – recognising how great employee experience is fundamental to business performance. The awards are keen to hear about specific projects which have a positive impact on aspects of their culture – increasing purpose, pride, collaboration or learning by example.

A total of 28 categories can be entered this year, including ‘Best Small Organisation for Business Culture’‘Business Culture Consultancy of the Year Award’ and ‘Business Culture Initiative Award’ – NEW for 2022.

Deadline: Friday 1 July 2022

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The Learning Awards

The Learning Awards recognise innovation and achievement in workplace learning, and are free to enter – they are highly regarded within this sector and have been running since 1996.

Amongst the 20 categories offered are ‘Innovation in Learning Award’, ‘Learning Team of the Year’ and ‘Learning Impact Award’.

Deadline: Friday 30 September 2022

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Applications NOW OPEN for The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise 2023

Applications NOW OPEN for The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise 2023

Applications NOW OPEN for The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise 2023

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

By Donna O’Toole

You have until Tuesday 6 September 2022 at 1.00pm to get your application in!

If you were suitably inspired by the 232 UK businesses that recently received the world’s most prestigious business award, you might want to look into applying for next year.

The Queen’s Awards are designed to recognise only the most exceptional businesses in the UK, and there are considerable benefits that come with receiving this award.

Each and every winner will have met the rigorous criteria and proved their worth in one (or more) of the following four categories:

  • International Trade
  • Innovation
  • Promoting Opportunity (through social mobility)
  • Sustainable Development

KEEN TO APPLY, BUT UNSURE IF YOU’RE READY?

Fear not! You can quickly and easily use our FREE eligibility tool to check if the time is right for your business.

What’s more, you are invited to attend our FREE online workshop dedicated to The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise on Wednesday 15 June at 11.00am. You’ll receive plenty of useful and insightful pointers about what it takes to land this invaluable business award.

Places are limited and filling up fast, so it’s best to sign up now to avoid disappointment.

FEELING INSPIRED?

Before attending our workshop, check out our case studies to see how we have supported a number of clients to win a Queen’s Award.

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REVEALED: The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise Winners 2022

REVEALED: The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise Winners 2022

REVEALED: The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise Winners 2022

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise

By Donna O’Toole

The 2022 Queen’s Awards for Enterprise winners have been announced!

On the occasion of Her Majesty The Queen’s 96th Birthday, 232 outstanding UK businesses have been given the royal stamp of approval and received the world’s most prestigious business award.

Many congratulations to all the winners across the four categories:

  • 141 International Trade winners
  • 51 Innovation winners
  • 9 Promoting Opportunity (through social mobility) winners
  • 31 Sustainable Development winners

This year’s winners include West Sussex-based World of Books, who were awarded both the Queen’s Award for International Trade and Sustainable Development. An online book retailer with customers in 175 countries, they sell 12 million used books each year. What’s more, they support 4,400 UK charity shops through the purchase of surplus stock, as well as recycling books and other media that cannot be reused.

4 Mental Health – an organisation in Conwy that provides mental health training courses and free self-help resources – was awarded a Queen’s Award for International Trade, after seeing overseas training increase considerably from 2018 to 2021, to a point where it now represents nearly half of all their activity.

Pearson Engineering also saw a huge rise in overseas activity between the same three-year period – especially in the USA, Canada and South Korea. As a provider of equipment to the Armed Forces, their work ensures that armoured vehicles can become more capable when on the battlefield.

A social enterprise that delivers workshops to teach sustainable reuse and repair skills was recognised for the work they’ve done in reducing pollution and emissions. The Edinburgh Remakery received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development.

The Queen’s Awards are designed to recognise only the most exceptional businesses in the UK. Each and every winner will have met the robust criteria and proved their worth. This is a remarkable achievement at any time – but especially in these challenging times – and it is fantastic to be able to celebrate British business strength and resilience.

Winners are permitted to fly The Queen’s Awards flag at their main office and use the emblem on their marketing materials. They are also given a Grant of Appointment (an official certificate) and a commemorative crystal trophy. Awards are valid for a five-year period.

REGIONAL WINNERS

Winners represent every region of the UK and the numbers are relative to the entrants. Every year there are calls for more businesses outside of London and the South East to enter. Where would you fit into this list of the 12 different regions?

  • 37 winners from London
    3 Innovation, 26 International Trade, 2 Promoting Opportunity, 6 Sustainable Development
  • 30 winners from the South East
    5 Innovation, 16 International Trade, 3 Promoting Opportunity, 6 Sustainable Development
  • 25 winners from the West Midlands
    7 Innovation, 14 International Trade, 2 Promoting Opportunity, 2 Sustainable Development
  • 23 winners from East of England
    7 Innovation, 12 International Trade, 1 Promoting Opportunity, 3 Sustainable Development
  • 23 winners from Yorkshire & The Humber
    6 Innovation, 16 International Trade, 1 Sustainable Development
  • 22 winners from the East Midlands
    7 Innovation, 13 International Trade, 2 Sustainable Development
  • 21 winners from the South West
    6 Innovation, 11 International Trade, 4 Sustainable Development
  • 19 winners from the North West
    5 Innovation, 11 International Trade, 1 Promoting Opportunity, 2 Sustainable Development
  • 14 winners from Scotland
    2 Innovation, 8 International Trade, 4 Sustainable Development
  • 9 winners from the North East
    2 Innovation, 6 International Trade, 1 Sustainable Development
  • 5 winners from Wales
    1 Innovation, 4 International Trade
  • 3 winners from Northern Ireland
    3 International Trade

CLIENT SUCCESS

Over recent years, we have supported a number of clients to win a Queen’s Award – as shown amongst our case studies.

COULD YOU WIN A QUEEN’S AWARD IN 2023?

If you’ve been growing year-on-year and business has been going well, this could be your time to gain a valuable award to support your business to grow in 2022. It’s important to remember that the awards look BACK at past performance to confirm your achievements.

To find out how your business can join the elite list of winners, contact us now.

The 2023 entry programme will open on Sunday 1st May 2022 and deadline in September 2022.

FREE QUEEN’S AWARDS FOR ENTERPRISE WORKSHOP

We have organised a FREE workshop dedicated to the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, so that you receive plenty of useful and insightful pointers about what it takes to land the world’s most prestigious business award.

Places are limited, so it’s best to sign up now to avoid disappointment.

This exclusive online session will take place on Wednesday 15th June at 11.00am.

Click here to secure your place.

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Awards Open in April 2022

Awards Open in April 2022

April 2022 - Awards Open

Awards Open in April 2022

Awards News

By Donna O’Toole

A quarter of the year has already passed, the clocks have gone forward, and we are rapidly approaching Easter. It is also one of the busiest months in the awards calendar with many of the leading awards now open for entries.

We’ve compiled some of the biggest industry awards that you can enter right now:

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The Lloyds Bank British Business Excellence Awards

The Lloyds Bank British Business Excellence Awards celebrate the resilience, innovation and creativity of British businesses. Whatever the nature and sector of your business – big or small, an innovative new start-up or an established industry player, there are plenty of opportunities to showcase the excellent progress that you’ve made over the past year.

There are 16 categories available, including ‘New Business of the Year’, ‘Technology Innovation Award’ and ‘Employer of the Year Award’ as well as five new categories for 2022, such as ‘Diversity Champion of the Year Award’ and ‘Sustainable Business of the Year Award’.

Early Bird Deadline: Thursday 28 April 2022
Deadline: Friday 17 June 2022

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The Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Sponsored by Starling Bank, the Great British Entrepreneur Awards (GBEA) has become a thriving community that has benefited over 50,000 entrepreneurs during the past 10 years. The awards recognise the achievements of outstanding and innovative entrepreneurs across all industry sectors.

Amongst the 14 categories available are ‘Creative Entrepreneur of the Year’, ‘Young Entrepreneur of the Year’ and ‘Disruptor of the Year’.

Deadline: Friday 3 June 2022

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The SME National Business Awards

The SME National Business Awards – now in their sixth year – raise the profile of industrious, hardworking and enterprising SME’s Nationally. These awards are open to companies with workforces of 250 employees or less, and up to three different categories can be entered by each business.

Amongst the 22 categories offered are ‘Best New Business’, ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘Corporate Social Responsibility Award’.

Deadline: Thursday 12 May 2022

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The Europe FinTech Awards

The Europe FinTech Awards is a celebration of this incredible community and both the achievements and successes of the continent’s best and brightest businesses.

A total of 23 categories can be entered this year, including ‘Banking Tech of the Year’‘Data Initiative of the Year’ and ‘Innovator of the Year’. Categories are split into four different sections: Product/Service, Initiative, Organisation, and Talent.

Deadline: Friday 6 May 2022

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The Global Search Awards

The Global Search Awards recognise and reward the impact that PPC, SEO and Content Marketing has around the world. The awards celebrate search agencies and teams who are transforming businesses through innovative engaging campaigns that stand out from the crowd; innovative and cutting-edge software and people who have triumphed across diverse digital landscapes.

Amongst the 86 categories offered are ‘Best Integrated Campaign’, ‘Best Use of Content Marketing’ and ‘Best Software Innovation’.

Early Bird Deadline: Friday 22 April 2022
Deadline: Friday 6 May 2022

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You can take our FREE, insightful test that will identify your chances of winning awards in the future – in under 5 minutes.

The Win Business Awards scorecard has been developed to measure your potential to win prestigious business awards by analysing performance across the six pillars of awards success. Click here to discover your score.

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Awards Open in March 2022

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March 2022 - Awards Open

Awards Open in March 2022

Awards News

By Donna O’Toole

As we head towards Spring and the awards season gathers momentum, now is the ideal time to start your awards journey and get the recognition you deserve.

We’ve compiled some of the biggest industry awards that you can enter right now:

AWARDS OPEN NOW

 


The CRN Sales and Marketing Awards

The CRN Sales and Marketing Awards recognise and reward the achievements of those individuals and teams that are responsible for making the UK IT channel truly great. The sales and marketing teams sit at the heart of many successful channel businesses and these awards – which focus on innovation, evolution and development – are there to recognise their efforts.

There are 23 categories available to enter – all of which are FREE – and these are split into four main sections: Reseller Categories, Distributor Categories, Vendor Categories, General Categories.

Among these are ‘Best Company to Work For’, ‘Best Partner Programme’ and ‘Best Sales/Marketing Recruitment Specialist’.

Deadline: Friday 1 April 2022

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The UK Business Awards

The UK Business Awards are here to reward the country’s finest business achievements and illuminate best practices from every corner of the UK economy. This is your chance to share your knowledge, connect with other leading lights in the UK business community, and honour your incredible team.

Amongst the 23 categories available are ‘Best Place to Work’, ‘Best Innovative Product’ and ‘Best Sustainability Initiative’.

Early Bird Deadline: Thursday 25 March 2022
Deadline: Thursday 14 April 2022

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The Digiday Media Awards

The Digiday Media Awards – formerly the Digiday Publishing Awards – recognise the companies working to modernize digital media. Over the years, the awards have honoured industry-leading work from The New York Times, Dotdash Meredith, PopSugar and more.

Amongst the 32 categories offered are ‘Best Podcast’, ‘Best Digital Product Innovation’ and ‘Media Brand of the Year’ as well as several new categories for 2022, including ‘Best Video Campaign’, ‘Journalist of the Year’ and ‘Ad Operations Team of the Year’.

Deadline: Friday 15 April 2022

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The Global Good Awards

The Global Good Awards are all about recognising businesses, NGOs, charities and social enterprises of all shapes and sizes around the world, who are driving social and environmental change. They reward change in ALL organisations, big or small; building platforms to learn, share and progress ideas; and encouraging the development of engaged and ethical business practices as well as the democratisation of sustainability.

A total of 18 categories can be entered this year, including ‘Best Campaign of the Year’‘Best Environmental Behaviour Change’ and ‘Global Good SME of the Year’ as well as ‘COVID-19 Crisis Champions’, which is FREE for any organisation entering another category and to any Public Sector healthcare services.

Early Bird Deadline: Thursday 25 March 2022
Deadline: Friday 22 April 2022

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The CIPD People Management Awards

The CIPD People Management Awards are the benchmark of excellence for the HR and People Development profession, and each year they see exceptional entries that reflect the influence and reach of the people profession within their organisations. The awards are open to all organisations – regardless of sector or size – and entries from international organisations are welcomed.

Amongst the 23 categories offered are ‘Best Employee Experience Initiative’, ‘Best Inclusion and Diversity Initiative’ and ‘Best HR/L&D Team of the Year’.

Deadline: Wednesday 27 April 2022

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Win Business Awards

ARE YOU READY TO BECOME AN AWARD-WINNER?

You can take our FREE, insightful test that will identify your chances of winning awards in the future – in under 5 minutes.

The Win Business Awards scorecard has been developed to measure your potential to win prestigious business awards by analysing performance across the six pillars of awards success. Click here to discover your score.

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