RECOGNITION AWARDS

ACKNOWLEDGING UNIQUE TALENT

The Recognition Awards seek to spotlight amazing achievements by unique individuals.

Executive Assistant of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Executive Assistant of the Year award, applicants should:

*Be able to demonstrate excellence in their role as an executive/personal assistant, executive/personal secretary.

*Be employed in a full-time position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organization in Nigeria that reaches an annual turnover of N50m+.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Executive Assistant of the Year are outlined below.

* What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?

* What were your biggest obstacles and how did you overcome them?

* In an increasingly digitized office environment, how have you evolved your role to add value to the business?

* Why should you win this award?

**May be used for PR purposes

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and No payment fee required

 

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Executive Assistant of the Year – Hall of Fame: Executive Assistant Hall of Fame

 

Not for Profit Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Not-For-Profit Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

*Be employed in a full-time senior position for a bona fide not-for-profit organization or a registered charity.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Not-For-Profit Executive of the Year are outlined below.

* What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?

* How did you ‘do more with less’ to combat government funding cuts and decreased contributions?

* What was the most important decision you made this year, and how did it contribute to the success of your company?

* Why should you win this award?

 

**May be used for PR purposes

 

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and No payment fee required

 

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Not-for-Profit Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame: Not for Profit Executive Hall of Fame

 

 

Start-up Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Start-Up Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

*Be the founder, co-founder or executive of a company that has been established or incorporated within the past three years, with close or substantial connections within the Nigeria business community.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Start-Up Executive of the Year are outlined below.

 

* What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?

* What were your biggest obstacles and how did you overcome them?

* What was the most important decision you made this year, and how did it contribute to the success of your company?

* Why should you win this award?*

 

**May be used for PR purposes

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and No payment fee required

 

Apply Now

Start-up Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame: Start-up Executive Hall of Fame

Young Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Young Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

*Be 35 years of age or under, as of 30 April 2020.

*Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organization in Nigeria that reaches an annual turnover of N50m+.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer four equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Young Executive of the Year are outlined below.

* What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them?

* What are you doing to ensure your business is innovating faster, more efficiently and effectively than the competition?

* How did you adapt your online presence to connect with customers in authentic ways?

* Why should you win this award?*

 

**May be used for PR purposes

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and No payment fee required

 

Apply Now

Young Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame: Young Executive Hall of Fame

Innovative Executive of the Year

Eligibility criteria

The Innovative Executive of the Year must be one who has demonstrated outstanding performance and achievement through innovative and creative approaches, resulting in new or improved programs, products, services or initiatives.

To be eligible for the Innovative Executive of the Year award, applicants should be:

*One of our most coveted awards, innovation of the year is open to any project or product that has demonstrated genuine innovation in the pursuit of improved environmental performance over the past year.

*Generates new ideas, techniques, tools or solutions with practical applications.

*Proactively and positively pursues opportunities, experimentation and new ways of doing business.

*Creates an environment that encourages bold thinking and intelligent risk-taking.

*Ensures value for money is achieved.

*Results in an outcome that is recognized as a best practice.

*Must be a technology, service, or business model that promises to deliver significant environmental gains, be it through deep cuts in greenhouse emissions, energy use, water consumption, waste production, biodiversity impacts, and/or other improvements.

*Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organization in Nigeria that reaches an annual turnover of N50m+.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer five equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Innovative Executive of the Year are outlined below.

 

*What were your main objectives this year, and how did you achieve them as an innovator?

*What makes your firm, service or business model truly innovative?

*What are you doing to ensure your business is innovating faster, more efficiently and effectively than the competition?

*How did you adapt your online presence to connect with customers in authentic ways?

*How will it help deliver large scale improvements?

*How could your innovation be applied across the wider economy?

*How big is the market opportunity your innovation addresses?

*What are your plans to drive adoption of your innovation?

**May be used for PR purposes

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and pay fee (N100,000)

 

Apply Now

Innovative Executive of the Year – Hall of Fame: Innovative Executive Hall of Fame

Entrepreneur of the Year

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for the Entrepreneur Executive of the Year award, applicants should:

*Be between 18 and 35 years old.

*Exemplify leadership in their field.

*Demonstrate the importance of entrepreneurship as a way to effect positive change.

*Have achieved tangible and material entrepreneurial success [revenue and number of employees can indicate this].

*Be employed in a full-time senior position for a private, public, not-for-profit, or government organization in Nigeria that reaches an annual turnover of N50m+.

*Be available to attend the awards from 4pm to 11pm on Saturday 27th November 2021 at EKO HOTEL & SUITE Lagos.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA

As part of the application process, applicants are required to answer five equally weighted questions that refer to achievements in the past 12 months. Each answer has a maximum length of 200 words. The questions for Entrepreneur Executive of the Year are outlined below.

*Entrepreneur must be the founder of the business, or have been critical to its growth.

*The entrepreneur’s company must be based in, or have been founded in, or have a significant presence in Nigeria.

*The company should demonstrate profitability.

*The company should demonstrate significant growth and long-term potential.

*The entrepreneur should note contributions to the community through charitable or leadership roles.

*The company should demonstrate innovative employee programs and corporate culture.

*The entrepreneur should demonstrate the ability to overcome adversity.

Additional Considerations:

*Entrepreneur has founded more than one company.

*Entrepreneur’s company has received local, regional, national or international recognition.

*Previous honorees will be considered if involved in a venture different from one that was previously recognized.

**May be used for PR purposes

Application process

*Check criteria
Check eligibility criteria above

 

*Register online
Begin application in awards portal

 

*Answer questions
Answer questions as outlined above

 

*Upload attachments
Upload any supporting documents (optional)

 

*Submit application
Submit application and pay fee (N100,000)

 

Apply Now

Entrepreneur of the Year – Hall of Fame: Entrepreneur Hall of Fame

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