HR Excellence Awards

How to win an HR Excellence Award

Our new ebook tells you exactly what you need to know to bag one of the sector's most prestigious accolades

HR Excellence Awards 2016: The winners

Wincanton scooped three of the top accolades at a glittering gala dinner

Vote now for your 2016 HRD of the Year

HR magazine is delighted to present the 2016 shortlist for HR Director of the Year in this year's HR Excellence Awards

HR Excellence Awards 2016 shortlist announced

Did your organisation make the list?

Nominations open for HRD of the Year award

Last year's winner was Karen Beaven, HR director at River Island

Karen Beaven: Entering HR awards sends a powerful message

Karen Beaven, HR director of River Island and 2015 HR Director of the Year, on the importance of the HR Excellence Awards

Executive buy-in of “huge importance” to comms strategy

Jane Lawrence discusses winning the HR Excellence Award for most effective communications strategy

How HR directors can create award-winning employee engagement strategies

Done differently, yet done correctly, an outstanding engagement strategy can have a direct impact on the financial success of the business


Nationwide's Beale named most people-focused CEO

Graham Beale, chief executive of the Nationwide Building Society, has been named the most people-focused CEO in the private sector at the HR Excellence Awards 2015.

Time to get your HR Excellence Awards entries in: deadline extended

Due to unprecedented demand, the deadline for HR Excellence Awards 2013 has been extended until Friday 5 April. Use this time to put those finishing touches to your entries that will make them stand...

HR Excellence Awards 2012 – Outstanding Employee Engagement Strategy: AmicusHorizon

In a fiercely contested category that received the most entries of all, picking a winner was always going to be tough. But AmicusHorizon’s story – what it described as going from ‘woe to wow’ –...


HR Excellence Awards 2011 - Best workplace diversity strategy: Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust

Last year, the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust (HEFT) made a move to use its apprenticeship scheme to improve gender, race, age and disability equality – and in turn, workplace diversity.


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