Tips On Completing The Entry Form

Here are some tips shared by our judges, Albert Cheng, James Courage and Dr. Mark Lee, on completing the entry form:

On overall entry

- Consider carefully which category is the most relevant to your strengths
  • - Ensure that you understand what the judges are looking for
  • - Be concise, go straight to the points, and answer exactly the questions that the judges have asked in the entry form
  • - Stress on the important points and answer all the questions clearly with these key points upfront
  • - Be clear and ensure that information is sufficient with enough appropriate details
  • - Don’t let the application form leave your hands without your approval or signature, and if possible, fill in the form yourself.


On business ethics questions

  • - Where asked, be clear on substantiating business ethics; enable more understanding
  • - Communicate brand responsibilities


On category-specific questions

  • - Be sure that ideas are new and significant
  • - Ensure project is not hard to judge from the information available
  • - Impressive sales increases are good but need to explain clearly why
  • - Show integration of programmes
  • - Show how the improvements/developments make a positive difference and its results and impacts on the industry
  • - With young entrepreneurs, it is helpful to distinguish the different roles between the CEO and the young entrepreneur in contributing to the business success
  • - Show your strategic plan with priorities
  • - Demonstrate the trade-offs you took to maximise results
  • - Elaborate on the new alignment between process, products and services