The Excellence Awards

The Excellence Awards feature two annual programs that recognize the best organizations that have successfully deployed programs, strategies, modalities, processes, systems, and tools that have achieved measurable results. The awards attract entrants from leading corporations around the world, as well as mid-market and smaller firms.

Human Capital Management

Spring Program

Open: January 4, 2021 | Deadline: April 16, 2021

Who should enter:

Training, learning, talent, HR or other related departments can either enter alone or together with a helping organization (such as a vendor aka solution provider, or consultant). Helping organizations cannot enter alone.


Fall Program

Open: April 26, 2021 | Deadline: September 9, 2021

Who should enter:

Solution providers offering technologies to learning, talent management, talent acquisition, HR, workforce management and sales enablement organizations, as well as technology organizations and departments can enter alone or jointly with their client organizations.

Our Annual HCM Excellence Conference

Among the many benefits of participating in the awards is an annual 3 ½ day event that features winners of our coveted Excellence Awards as presenters. We offer small-group dialogue sessions where attendees share challenges and success stories. We celebrate award-winners with a ceremony, banquet and reception. You take home leading practices in the form of case studies, a special report, and innovations shared by your peers.

Hear Directly from Some of Our Award-Winners

We asked participants to give candid feedback about their experience and what they find most valuable. Click on the pictures to listen to what they had to say.

Featured Award-Winning Case Studies

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