Professional Services Provider of the Year

About The Award 

This award is aimed at any business which provides professional services for its clients, for example lawyers, accountants, financial advisers, architects, surveyors, letting and estate agents, estate managers, insurers and so on. How do you (if a sole trader), or your firm or company go the extra mile? How do you achieve, fulfil or exceed the expectations of your clients and customers. Imaginative and innovative ways of enhancing your professional service offering; clear pricing; putting clients at ease and ensuring confidence in the service you provide will have lead to repeat engagements from clients, client satisfaction and growth. You are the right choice for your clients, your: expertise is undeniable; achievements and successes commonplace and commitment to excellence self-evident

What you might include in your entry

• Business size, launch date, growth and development
• Skills and services offered and activities undertaken
• The individual, key individuals or team(s)
• Goals set and achieved
• Successes and outstanding achievements
• Ability to create, build, grow and nurture relationships
• Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility – your impact on the community – residents, businesses, the environment
• Charitable giving and community engagement
• Training, development, continuous appraisal, support and improvement
• Plans for the future and how objectives will be achieved
• Reviews, comments, testimonials, on-line and other feedback
• Product range, presentation of premises and staff
• Marketing and other initiatives
• Evidence of improved financial performance, increased profitability, turnover or market share
• Hygiene standards and star ratings
• Professional or trade qualifications

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