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Five Reasons to Enter Business Awards

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This article has been submitted by Grapevine Event Management.

Business awards are a great thing to get involved with. No matter what the size of your business you can enter a business award. They can give companies the recognition that they deserve both internally and externally.

RECOGNITION

Winning a business awards puts you as the front runner in your industry. You have been recognised for the great work you do and it also helps you recognise the hard work for your employees.

MARKETING

Getting shortlisted for an award can be as beneficial as winning in terms of marketing for your business. Award organisers will be posting your company name across all of their marketing materials creating exposure for the awards and intern, exposure for you. If you do win you can then update your own marketing material with the award logo to maximise PR exposure.

CREDIBILITY

Winning an award can help boost your business’ credibility. It offers your customers a quality assurance and a way of differentiating yourselves from competitors. Even if you don’t win an award, being nominated is a sign of approval of what you are doing is right.

BUILD A NETWORK

Winning a business award allows many doors to be opened for you. You will be in an environment with other participants, businesses and advisers so this is a great time to network. These awards can help find new clients and customers which could lead to new business for you.

BOOST MOTIVATION

A win for a company is a win for everyone; bosses and employees alike. Winning or even being shortlisted for an award gives you the opportunity to recognise the contribution of your employees. This will boost workplace morale as they will be able to feel proud to be part of a company that has been seen as successful.