WARREN, Mich., Aug. 7 /CNW/ -- For the first time ever, the National
Association for Business Resources (NABR) will recognize the 101 Best &
Brightest Companies to Work For in Canada. These awards were established to
honor companies that recognize employees as their greatest asset. They employ
imagination and conviction to create organizational value and business results
through their policies and Best Practices in human resource management.
The selection, recognition and awarding of the 101 Best and Brightest
Companies to Work For allows businesses to showcase these policies and Best
Practices and demonstrate why each of them is an ideal place for employees to
The National Association for Business Resources (NABR) will honor
companies, as well as present elite awards at the first annual Canada's 101
Best and Brightest Companies to Work For symposium and awards luncheon in
conjunction with the SE Michigan winners, making the first ever international
event. The event will take place on November 20, 2008 at the Conference and
Events Center in Dearborn, MI.
Nominations are evaluated by an independent research firm. Entries are
judged on their communication, community initiatives, compensation and
benefits, diversity and multiculturalism, employee education and development,
employee engagement and commitment, recognition and retention, recruitment and
selection, and work-life balance.
A basic assessment providing the company's overall ranking in each
category will be provided with the nomination fee. Also available for
purchase, is an individualized comprehensive assessment for each of the human
resource survey questions. This vital component shows where a company stands
as a "best and brightest" and where improvements can be made.
Anyone can nominate their company or employer. Complete the online entry
form at www.101bestandbrightest.com or call 866-321-1822. The nomination
deadline is August 29, 2008. Canada's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work
For is sponsored by Douglas Marketing and leading businesses from Canada.
Call the National Association for Business Resources at 866-321-1822 or
visit www.nationalbiz.org for sponsorship, advertising and exhibit
The National Association for Business Resources (NABR) advocates and
represents small and medium-sized businesses throughout the United States.
NABR specializes in providing businesses the benefits, programs, services, and
assistance required to operate as efficiently and successfully as possible.
Best practice solutions are available to members in the areas of human
resources, healthcare, legal, transaction, compliance, marketing, and office
services. For more information about NABR and its offerings, please visit
www.nationalbiz.org or call 1-866-321-1822.
For further information:
For further information: Sue Voyles, +1-734-667-2005, or Jennifer Kluge,
+1-866-321-1822, both of National Association for Business Resources Web Site: