Transform the awards experience into a marketing launch-pad.
Use the photographs and text in print ads, on your website, in your company newsletter, or in brochures
Include the awards-experience in your resume or bio - to market yourself
Keep in “constant contact” with colleagues and clients by doing an email blast to tell them about your win
Turn the event into an opportunity to honor and celebrate project team members
Use your status as an award-winning firm in future recruiting efforts
Reasons firms don’t participate in awards programs “ Each year it’s the same people over and over again who win, the fix is in for a certain kind of project or a certain firm.” “ Only the biggest firms, or those with a large support staff have the wherewithal to put together an awards submission.” “ The projects we do aren’t prominent enough or large enough to ever win.” “ It’s too expensive.” “ No one at our company wants to do it.” “ We don’t have the time!”