Gibsons Shortlisted for Women Mean Business Awards
21st June 2019
We're thrilled to announce that our MD Kate has been shortlisted for the Employer of the Year in the 2019 Women Mean Business Awards!
According to the judges, they were impressed by the exceptional quality of applicants and the high standard of entries. The shortlisted applicants will now go forward to the next stage which is a 20-minute interviews with the independent judges at Carshalton College on Wednesday, 17th July.
As Kate has been shortlisted for the Employer of the Year Award. In this category, the judges are looking for the following attributes:
A highly visible strategic approach towards employee investment, engagement and welfare, which supports women to achieve their full potential.
A planned programme of employee engagement and two-way communication; and the opportunity for employees to have their say.
A comprehensive training and development programme, including performance planning and management.
Best practice in employee welfare, equal opportunities, flexible working arrangements, health, safety, security and well-being.
Evidence to show the commercial benefits of the company’s ethos; including productivity, recruitment and employee retention.
Strong leadership in taking initiatives forward.
The winners of all the categories, along with the overall Businesswoman of the Year, will be exclusively revealed at a glittering awards ceremony in September. Wish us luck!