Free Online Course:
The Missing Manual for Awards Professionals
Everything you need to know about running your awards program all in one place.
Awards 101: The Missing Manual for Awards Professionals was written by our senior consultants. After having run over 1,000 awards programs they have compiled the lessons learned, best practices and war stories in an easy to follow format.
We have released a free online course that covers all of the material in our book through a series of 10 chapters. Each chapter contains slides, audio, and a worksheet to go through.
If you are new to the awards industry, definitely set aside a few hours to go through all of this material. If you are a seasoned professional, skip right to the sections most relevant to you and be sure to download the worksheets.
- Several hours of narrated slides and presentations
- 9 Thorough Worksheets to help you plan and execute all phases of your program (CFE, Judging, Gala, Surveys, etc)
- An example of the perfect Awards Website
This is the companion online course to our book Awards 101: The Missing Manual for Awards Professionals. This course is a primer on awards to anyone new to the industry. Each chapter contains worksheets or guides to help you strategize each phase of your awards program.
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- Watch Online for Free (see Table of Contents below)
|Introduction||2 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Overview||12 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Start a New Awards Program||15 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Begin a New Cycle for an Existing Awards Program||22 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Build Rules and Eligibility Criteria||8 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Call for Entries||19 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Judging||17 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Awards Website||12 min||Watch Video | Example Website|
|Marketing||18 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|The Gala||20 min||Watch Video | Companion Guide|
|Conclusion||2 min||Watch Video | Join the Community|