Diamond Awards

ABSL diamond awards

ABSL Diamond Awards recognize the best achievements within the business services in the Czech Republic. We celebrate initiatives that push business services forward and stand out as exemplary projects.

The awards are presented each year during V.I.P. Gala Dinner at the time of the Annual ABSL Conference.

ABSL DIAMONDS 2017

We proudly open the second year of ABSL Diamonds Awards. In 2017 we will recognize project in 7 categories. Apply your projects by Sept 30, 2017 to gain a wide recognition for your initiatives and promote your centre as a pioneer within the area.

The winners will become part of a PR campaign including a promotional video, media interview, events and more. 

AWARDS SCHEDULE 2017

  • Sept 30: Deadline for application submissions
  • Oct 10: Nominees announced
  • Oct 18: Winner announced during V.I.P. Gala Dinner

how to apply your project?

To submit your nominations download an application form for the appropriate category below and send it filled out to absl@absl.cz by September 30, 2017. Each company can submit one nomination in each category.

Each nominee can receive up to 100 points per category. Each category has four major criteria. The judge allocates the points from 0 to 25, assigned to each criteria.

2017 categories & application forms

Customer initiative

This category focuses on rewarding an innovative initiatives that had significantly improved customer satisfaction and contributed to deliver superior services.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Number of impacted customers
  • Engaged stakeholders
  • Client’s feedback and financial gains for the Clients
  • Innovation

APPLY YOUR PROJECT

VALUE CREATION

This category aims to reward an innovative initiative that has delivered concrete solutions and achieved tangible enterprise results by adding end-to-end business value to its internal and external stakeholders.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Scope & timeline of the project
  • Tangible improvement to Client’s
  • Client’s feedback, references
  • Innovation

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BUSINESS EXCELLENCE

This category aims to reward innovative initiatives that have significantly reduced operation costs and delivered sustainable solutions to increase organization productivity.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Dimension of the project
  • Operational cost savings
  • Processes streamlining
  • Innovation

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EDUCATION

A special award for a unique cooperation between an educational institution and company that has built brand awareness and enhanced the perception of business services sector among universities and student community.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Originality of the action
  • Scale (local, national, international)
  • Achieved results
  • Number of participants/stakeholders

APPLY YOUR PROJECT

BUSINESS INNOVATION

This category focuses on rewarding either a successful migration and delivery of advanced services or the development of an innovative solution that will path the ways for further growth of business services capabilities.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Successful scope extension
  • Impact on Global business
  • External recognition (media)
  • Innovation

APPLY YOUR PROJECT

New categories in 2017:

EMPLOYER BRANDING

This category aims at rewarding projects designed to build a compelling employer branding campaign and boost the reputation of the sector towards all stakeholders (including local authorities, universities...).

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Originality of the activity
  • Achieved results
  • Scope of the project
  • External recognition (media)

APPLY YOUR PROJECT

INNOVATIVE WORKPLACE

This category focuses on new and creative initiatives in the area of unique, inspiring and energizing working environment.

NOMINATION CRITERIA:

  • Innovativeness
  • Impact on Business
  • Employees Feedback
  • Success of Implementation

APPLY YOUR PROJECT

ABSL Diamond awards 2016

"We are truly proud of the Diamond Awards winners of 2016. Great projects worth the business services spotlight! We look forward to these stars being joined by more winners in the upcoming years."
Jonathan Appleton
ABSL Managing Director

do you have a project you are proud of?

Great! Apply for ABSL Diamond Awards 2017 by Sept 30 and let us recognize your success.