CRITERIA FOR CATEGORIES 2019 BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARDS.

BUSINESS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

  • Provide a brief background of your business including the product/service your business provides
  • Description of management skills, staff training and development.
  • Present samples of recent business achievements.
  • What difficulties have you had to overcome to achieve success?

BEST NEW BUSINESS AWARD

  • Provide a brief background of your business including product/service provided by your business.
  • Why did you start your business and to what do you attribute your success?
  • What business practices will you use to ensure continued growth and success of your business.

COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTION AWARD

  • Describe your community organisation and the people behind it.
  • Describe the project or community event you have undertaken.
  • How long has the event been running and what is the benefit to the community.
  • How was the project/event funded?
  • What did you have to overcome to organise the project/event
    and how many people were involved in the process.

APPRENTICE/TRAINEE OF THE YEAR

  • What Apprenticeship/Traineeship are you undertaking?
  • What successes have you achieved.
  • What are your aspirations for the future

ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR

  • Provide a brief background of your business including product or service provided
  • What measures/ risks have you taken to ensure the success
    of your business
  • Is your business commercial viable, where do you see your
    business In the future and what makes your business stand out from other businesses.

BEST MARKETING /ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

  • Describe your business and your Advertising/Marketing campaign.
  • What modern and traditional techniques did you use in your
    Advertising/Marketing campaign.
  • What do you think was the main reason for your campaigns success.

HEALTHY WORKPLACE OF THE YEAR

  • Describe what your business/ organisation has implemented
    that creates a supportive workplace that creates and sustains good health.
  • What difficulties have you had to overcome to make the
    changes needed.
  • What other changes do you think would further assist in creating a healthy and safe workplace.

AGRICULTURAL AWARD

  • Describe your business and the contribution you make to the Farming/Agricultural community.
  • Describe how you manage your business, staff and what practices you have in place to sell your produce.
  • Describe any achievements and or innovations that you have
    bought to your business.

EXCELLENCE IN CUSTOMER SERVICE

  • Describe your business and how you serve your customers.
  • What lasting impression do you want to leave with
    your customers.
  • How does your business hope to keep attracting new business

EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM

  • Describe your business and what you do in the tourism space.
  • What do you offer to visitors to our municipality?
  • How do you promote your business and attract new visitors to your business.