2015 HR Excellence Awards

The HR Excellence Awards are accepting entries for the 2015 awards. The 2014 awards were a record-breaking success, with entries up 25% from 2013 and more than 620 HR professionals attending the gala at the Park Lane Hilton. 


For the HR Excellence Awards 2015, initiatives or strategies entered should include demonstrable results from the period January 2014 to March 2015. Initiatives or strategies developed and implemented prior to this period are eligible provided the impact was measured during the past year.

UK organisations may enter any category and may include UK only OR global strategies/projects.

Organisations based outside the UK are invited to enter the “Best HR Strategy from Overseas” only. This entry may focus on a particular area within HR operations, or be a wider representation of your global strategy.

Categories 2015

Best learning and development strategy

Best HR team: private sector

Best HR Team: Public Sector

Best HR strategy overseas

Best talent management strategy

Most successful change management strategy

Most effective internal communications strategy

Outstanding employee engagement strategy

Most effective recruitment strategy

Health and wellbeing award

Best CSHR strategy (revised)

Most innovative deployment of HR technology

Most effective rewards and benefits strategy

Diversity and Inclusion Award (New Category)

Individual Awards – Free to enter

HR new talent of the year

HR practitioner of the year

These awards are announced on the Awards evening and not open to general entry:

Most people-focused CEO (Public and Private)

HR director of the year

HR excellence gold award

Key Dates

Entry deadline: Thursday 12 March 2015

Ceremony: 30th June 2015, London Hilton on Park Lane 

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