2017 Program Timeline
February - May 2017

Program promotion and awareness campaign.

June 9, 2017

Participation registration deadline.  Confirmation of registration will be sent within 24 hours.  Companies will then receive an invoice (if applicable) within 15 days. Payment is due within 30 days.

Companies choosing to withdraw from the process (by contacting a BCG representative), may do so by this date without incurring a withdrawal fee.

June 14, 2017

A Web link for the Email Upload Portal is sent to the primary contact to upload employee email addresses for survey distribution. The deadline to upload the file containing the email addresses is June 16th. Companies that need access codes will also request them via this portal (online option only).

Deadline to submit customization requests (optional).

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

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

June 16, 2017

Deadline to submit your company’s list of 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 16, 2017

A Web link for the BCG Employer Questionnaire (EQ) will be sent to the primary contact at each of the registered companies.

June 23, 2017

If applicable, 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 30, 2017

Completed Employer Questionnaires (EQs) are due.

July 14, 2017

Online Employee Engagement & Satisfaction Surveys are sent via email (online option only).

July 19, 2017

Deadline for all paper versions of the employee survey.

July 28, 2017

Deadline for all online versions of the employee survey.

August 2017

BCG prepares and issues notification letters to the participants.

September 2017

The BCG Employee Feedback Reports (if purchased) are sent to participating companies. (Note: Companies will only receive the Demographic Report and the employee comments portion of the Employee Feedback Report at this time.)

September 28, 2017

Event date for “Best Places to Work Inland Northwest”.

September 28, 2017
Publication date for “Best Places to Work Inland Northwest”.
December 2017
The BCG Employee Benchmark Report and BCG Employer Benchmark Summary are emailed (if purchased) to participating companies after the event.


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