The wait is over for some of the region’s top businesses after the shortlisted for the 2019 CIPD North East of England HR&D Awards has finally been revealed. North East businesses are competing across eight categories for the chance to take home one of the prestigious awards, including the main prize for HR&D Team of the Year. There are five firms leading the way in terms of award nominations with Nissan Motor Manufacturing, Aioi Nissay Dowa Europe, Caterpillar Peterlee, Tesco Underwriting, and Home Group all up for two awards each. Other notable firms that have been shortlisted include Atom Bank, Greggs, and The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The co-chairs of CIPD North East, Elouise Leonard Cross and Sarah Carnegie, said: “The CIPD awards celebrate great people practices within business and being involved in reviewing the nominations this year has been a real privilege. Our judging panels have included a range of experienced professionals … [Read more...] about Has your firm made the 2019 CIPD shortlist?