There is nothing quite like being presented with one of the learning technologies industry's most prestigious trophies, but there’s much more to entering than just the award ceremony. Here are 10 reasons why you should enter the Learning Technologies Awards.
1. National and international media coverage
Through our range of online channels, we publicise the long list, shortlist and winners providing you with invaluable publicity throughout the year.
2. Build customer trust and confidence
Winning an Learning Technologies Awards sets you apart from your competitors and proves your corporate credentials. It’s an independent endorsement that can help you attract new customers, partners, investors and talent.
3. Impress potential investors
Winning or just being shortlisted for an Learning Technologies Awards can increase your credibility and make you a more attractive prospect to potential investors. It's an indication that your business is an active player.
4. Stand out from your competitors
Winning or being shortlisted for an award can help cement your reputation in the industry.
5. Benchmark your business
The application process for entering an award is an opportunity to look at your business from a different perspective and compare yourself to your competitors. This may help you think about ways you could be doing things better and identify areas for improvement.
6. Grow your profile and reach
Entering for an award and promoting your involvement brings valuable coverage for your marketing programmes. Just being shortlisted can improve brand awareness and promote your business to new customers. Winning an award can open doors to getting contracts, finding new supply channels and breaking into new markets.
7. Networking opportunities
Over 700 guests from the learning and development industry worldwide attend the gala evening in London, UK. Many thousands more keep in touch online and via social media.
8. Excellent return on investment for modest cost
Awards celebrate hard work and success and are great PR opportunities and promoting your involvement in the Learning Technologies Awards is a valuable marketing tool. For a small cost your business could maximise PR exposure by updating all your marketing materials with media 'awards logo graphics' which we provide to all shortlisted and winning organisations.
9. Reward and motivate your team
Entering the awards sends a message to your team that their achievements are worth shouting about at an international level – and being shortlisted is a huge boost to company morale.
10. Attract talent
Business awards validate your hiring stature among new recruits. By pitching yourself as the best you can attract the talent you need to push your business forward. Increased employee morale will also help attract and retain new recruits.
What we provide
We publicise the long list of every organisation (and their partners if applicable) who makes a submission. We also publicise the shortlist and publish a summary about every shortlisted entry.
All winners receive a specially engraved glass award. Winning entries are publicised throughout the year.