The Australian Business Award for Recommended Employer
The Australian Business Award for Recommended Employer recognises organisations that provide a stimulating and supportive workplace through initiatives that demonstrate excellence in human resource management.
Initiatives can include but are not limited to projects, programs, policies, processes, services, systems, technologies, developments, ventures and undertakings. These may include employee education, training and development programs; human resource strategies, policies, systems and practices that motivate and enable employees to develop and actualise their full potential; employee performance, remuneration, recognition and reward initiatives; workplace health and safety initiatives that develop a work environment that is conducive to the health and well-being of its workforce.
Entries are assessed utilising a robust and dynamic framework to ensure that the assessment process is pertinent and objective. Entrant organisations are required to demonstrate their achievements across the key areas of Planning, Research & Development, Execution & Implementation, Impact & Outcomes and Performance Management. Achievements can include but are not limited to commercial, societal, scientific or environmental contributions.
Conducted annually and now in their eighth year, the Awards are Australia’s most pronounced and influential method assessed business award program and are widely acknowledged as one of the most respected accolades spanning across the corporate, government and non-profit sectors underpinned by the program's established framework.
Submitting an entry provides organisations with the opportunity to benchmark against top performers across all industries and sectors and to earn a place amongst a distinguished group by having their projects, initiatives, contributions and achievements recognised on a prominent and far-reaching scale. The Award Winners are acknowledged as industry leaders and recognised as the elite of their industry.
The Awards provide the ultimate platform for building knowledge, increasing brand equity, loyalty and retention through increased exposure, recognition and prestige. This establishes a valuable resource that can be used extensively to create opportunities for publicity, positive organisational profiling and heightened brand awareness within the respective industries and marketplace.
|Entry is open to organisations throughout the private, public and non-profit sectors including:|
> Private Companies
> Public Companies
> Multi-National Subsidiaries
> Non-Government Organisations
> Franchise Systems & Partnerships
> Educational Institutions
> Government Departments
> Government Agencies
> Statutory Bodies
> Local Government
The 2013 Entry Guidelines for the Recommended Employer Award [REA] are contained within the Business Awards Evaluation System [BAES].