2018 Program Timeline
February - May 2018
Program promotion and awareness campaign.
June 1, 2018
Participation registration deadline. Confirmation of registration will be emailed within 24 hours.  Companies will receive an invoice within 15 days (if applicable).  Payment is due within 30 days of invoice receipt.

Registered companies choosing to withdraw from the process (by contacting a Best Companies Group representative) may do so by this date without incurring a withdrawal fee.
June 6, 2018

A Web link for the Email Upload Portal is sent to the primary contact at each company to upload employee email addresses for survey distribution. The deadline to upload the file containing the email addresses is June 8 (online option only).

Deadline to submit all employee survey customization requests (optional).

Deadline to submit requests for alternate language surveys (if applicable).

Deadline to request surveying additional employees (beyond the random sample or outside of the United States).

Deadline to submit the Employee Eligibility Check List (paper option only).

June 8, 2018
Deadline to submit employee email addresses to BCG via the Email Upload Portal. This is also the deadline to request any access codes for employees without company email addresses (online option only).
June 8, 2018

A web link for the BCG Employer Questionnaire will be sent to the primary contact at each of the registered companies.

June 15, 2018

Paper version of the employee survey and postage-paid return envelopes are sent to the primary contact at participating companies for distribution (paper option only).

June 22, 2018
Completed Employer Questionnaires are due.
June 29, 2018
Online Employee Engagement & Satisfaction Survey invitations are sent via email (online option only).

July 11, 2018

Deadline for paper version of the employee survey (paper option only).

July 20, 2018

Deadline for all online employee surveys (online option only).

August 2018

Notification letters are issued to the participants.
September 2018
The BCG Employee Feedback Reports are sent to companies (if purchased). Only the demographic and comments portions are sent at this time.
November 2018

The “Best Places to Work in Insurance" awards and profiles of winning companies will be published by Business Insurance.

November 2018

The BCG Employee Benchmark Report and BCG Employer Benchmark Summary are emailed to participating companies (if purchased as part of the Employee Feedback Report).

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