2018 Programme Timeline


November– February 2018

Programme promotion and awareness campaign.

16 February 2018

Participation registration deadline. Confirmation of registration will be emailed to the primary contact within the next business day. Companies will then receive an invoice via email within 15 days (if applicable). Fees are due within 30 days of invoice receipt.

Registered companies choosing to withdraw from the process (by contacting a Best Companies Group representative) may do so by this date without incurring a withdrawal fee.

21 February 2018

A Web link for the Email Upload Portal is emailed to the primary contact to upload employee email addresses for survey distribution. The deadline to upload the file containing the email addresses is 23 February. Companies that need access codes will also request them via this portal.

Deadline to submit employee survey customisation requests (optional).
Deadline to request alternate language employee surveys (if applicable).
Deadline to request surveying additional employees (optional).

23 February 2018

Deadline to submit your company's list of employee email addresses to BCG via the Email Upload Portal. This is also the deadline to request any access codes for employees without company email addresses.

23 February 2018

A Web link for the BCG Employer Questionnaire will be emailed to the primary contact at each of the registered companies.

9 March 2018 Completed Employer Questionnaires (EQs) are due.

16 March 2018

Online Employee Engagement & Satisfaction Surveys are sent via email.

30 March 2018

Deadline for all online versions of the employee survey.

May 2018

Notification of list-making status are issued to the participants.

May 2018

The Employee Feedback Reports (if purchased) are emailed to participating companies. Only the Employee Demographic and Comments Reports are sent at this time.

September 2018

Publication/Event date for the "Best Companies to Work for in Packaging."

November 2018

The benchmarking portions of the Employee Feedback Report are emailed to companies purchasing the report (after the publication is released).

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