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Registration Deadline

March 1, 2024

Participation registration deadline. Verification sent within 24 hours of completed registration

Employee Email Address Request Sent

March 6, 2024

A link for the email submission area is sent to the primary contact to upload employee email addresses for survey distribution (online participants)

Add-On Deadline

March 6, 2024

Deadline for any additional survey options

Employee Confirmation Checklist Deadline

March 6, 2024

Employee confirmation checklist is due (paper method participants)

Employee Email Address Submission Deadline

March 8, 2024

Employee email addresses are due 

Employer Assessment Sent

March 8, 2024

A link to the Employer Assessment is sent to the contact at each of the registered companies

Surveys Sent Out (Paper Method)

March 15, 2024

If applicable, the paper version of the Employee Feedback Survey and business reply envelopes are sent to applicable organizations (paper method participants)

Employer Assessment Deadline

March 22, 2024

Completed Employer Assessments are due

Surveys Sent Out (Online Method)

March 29, 2024

Employee Feedback Surveys sent via email

Paper Survey Deadline (Paper Method)

April 10, 2024

Deadline for paper version of the Employee Feedback Survey

Survey Deadline

April 19, 2024

Employee Feedback Surveys are due

Participant Notifications Sent

June 2024

Notifications are sent to the participants

Employee Feedback Data Dashboard

June 2024

Employee Feedback Data Dashboard access is sent (if purchased)

Publication Date

July 2024

Publication date for “Best Places to Work in Orange County” by the Orange County Business Journal