Marketing & Digital Recruitment Awards 2017: Creating the Perfect Entry
Published: 04 Jul 2017
The Marketing & Digital Recruitment Awards team and our judges can't wait to review another set of inspiring stories and celebrate your success. This year our judges really want to see evidence of your success, what you’ve achieved and how you’ve been able to excel over the past year.
You may or may not have picked the category(s) that best suit you and your business, but what’s next, how do you go about filling the forms in to impress? Well, completed entry forms need to be submitted by 31st July 2017 so to help you with the entry process, we’ve created a simple document containing all the hints, tips and advice you need to create the perfect entry that will blow our judges away!
What you need to know:
Entry Deadline: 31st July 2017
Entry Cost: FREE
The Rules: All UK* recruitment consultancies specialising within marketing/digital/creative recruitment are eligible to enter and will demonstrate their work and achievements undertaken in the last 12 months. *International-based firms may also enter the Best International Recruitment Agency category.
Hints, tips and advice…
Don’t ignore the word count
Last year our judges were inundated with entries and this year looks no different! It takes a long time to do this in a considered way, so please don’t extend the process by exceeding any word counts or going over the entry deadline. Judges are on a deadline too!
Include supporting evidence
Adding context and background to your entry is important. Facts and figures can substantially improve your awards entry, but remember your entry isn’t just judged on numbers, it’s about the overall story, so be sure to submit the right kind of facts and figures.
Don’t leave it too late!
Don’t wait until the deadline is imminent! It’ll only cause you to rush through the entry process and may result in mistakes being made! Leave yourself plenty of time to create a compelling awards entry.
Consult colleagues and use testimonials
Internal crowdsourcing might be the best way to create a standout awards entry. Make sure you consult with colleagues when compiling your entry to ensure you have covered everything in full! The use of client testimonials is also a great way to add credibility to your story so don’t forget to include them if applicable.
Be passionate, be creative, be concise
It goes without saying that real passion can help your words to jump off the page. Don’t hide your light under a bushel! We want to read passionate success stories, detailing how you and your team and excelled and have made a positive impact to not only your business but to the wider Marketing and Digital Recruitment industry. Make sure you read the questions carefully, answer with creativity but be concise and remember to use statistics to highlight your successes.
So come on, what are you waiting for? Enter the Marketing and Digital Recruitment Awards TODAY!