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2017 Program Timeline

January - March 2017

Program promotion and awareness campaign.

March 31, 2017

Participation registration deadline.  All dealerships must pay the $125 registration fee at time of registration. Confirmation of registration will be sent within 24 hours.

Registered dealerships choosing to withdraw from the process may do so by this date without incurring a withdrawal fee by contacting a BCG representative.

April 5, 2017

Deadline to submit customization requests (optional).

Deadline to request alternate language surveys (if applicable).

(Online option only): 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 April 7. Dealerships that need access codes will also request them via this portal.

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

April 7, 2017

(Online option only): Deadline to submit your dealership’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 email addresses.

April 12, 2017

The Employer Benefits and Policies Questionnaire is sent to all participating dealerships.

April 21, 2017

(Paper option only): Paper version of the employee survey and return envelopes are sent to the primary contact at participating dealerships for distribution.

April 28, 2017

Completed Employer Benefits & Policies Questionnaires are due.

May 5, 2017

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

May 19, 2017

(Paper option only): Deadline for all paper versions of the employee survey.

May 26, 2017

(Online option only): Deadline for all online versions of the employee survey.

July 2017

BCG prepares and issues notification letters to the participants.

August 2017

The BCG Employee Feedback Reports (if purchased) are sent to participating dealerships.

August 2017

Automotive News publishes alphabetical list of Best Dealerships To Work For.

October 2017

Automotive News Best Dealerships To Work For Conference and Awards Gala.

October 2017 Automotive News publishes Special Section: Best Dealerships To Work For.
November 2017

Benchmarking portion of the Employee Feedback Report is sent (if purchased).

November 2017

The Employer Benchmark Summary (free) is sent to participating companies.


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