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Jan 24, 2020, 08:30 ET HRPA Congratulates 2020 Awards of Distinction Winners

Winners recognized at HRPA2020 Annual Conference and Trade Show: Power Up HR TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is proud to announce the winners of its...


Jan 22, 2020, 09:00 ET HR Profession Transforming for the New World of Work

HRPA2020: Power Up HR Conference and Trade Show Kicks Off TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2020 /CNW/ - The human resources (HR) profession is powering up to meet the needs of organizations that are being...


Jan 22, 2020, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - HRPA2020 Annual Conference and Trade Show: Power Up HR/

HRPA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRADESHOW EMPOWERS THE HR PROFESSION TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's largest HR Conference and Trade show is coming to Toronto, January 22-24, 2020. The Human...


Jan 20, 2020, 10:52 ET Media Advisory - HRPA2020 Annual Conference and Trade Show: Power Up HR

HRPA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRADESHOW EMPOWERS THE HR PROFESSION TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's largest HR Conference and Trade show is coming to Toronto, January 22-24, 2020. The Human...


Sep 04, 2019, 14:00 ET Leading Influencer Yassmin Abdel-Magied announced as Keynote Speaker at HRPA2020: Canada's largest HR Conference and Tradeshow in Toronto

TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA), Ontario's regulatory association for Human Resources (HR) professionals, is pleased to announce author and social...


May 07, 2018, 06:00 ET HRPA releases its 2018 Ontario election platform focused on enhancing educational capacities and reforming the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal

TORONTO, May 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Today the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) released its provincial election platform Ideas 2018: Making Ontario a Human Capital Leader. The platform...


Apr 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Stand-alone policies are essential to preventing sexual harassment in the workplace: HRPA

TORONTO, April 12, 2018 /CNW/ - A new paper by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) explores how prevalent the issue of sexual harassment is in Canadian workplaces, and makes...


Apr 09, 2018, 06:00 ET HRPA Announces Louise Taylor Green as new CEO

TORONTO, April 9, 2018 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") today announced it has appointed Louise Taylor Green as Chief Executive Officer, effective June 4, 2018. "HRPA...


Jan 29, 2018, 06:00 ET 71% of employers are not prepared for the legalization of marijuana, according to HRPA, Business of Cannabis and Public Services Health & Safety Association survey

Guidance, guidelines and sample policies needed to facilitate a smooth transition TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Marijuana legalization has been looming large on the horizon for Canadian employers –...


Nov 01, 2017, 05:00 ET The Future is Now - AI already making an impact on HR in Ontario: HRPA

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - As robotics and automation become key drivers of the new economy, a new paper by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) reveals that the use of artificial...


Oct 18, 2017, 05:30 ET Machine learning and AI demand fundamental changes to the Canadian workforce: new report

Joint recommendations from the Human Resources Professionals Association and Deloitte Canada call for urgent action to prepare Canadian workers for change TORONTO, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW/ - A pioneering...


Jul 20, 2017, 08:00 ET HRPA Member Survey finds New Workplace Legislation a Mixed Bag for Ontario Employers

TORONTO, July 20, 2017 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") today released the results of a survey it conducted of its members to gather feedback and understand the impact...


Jul 06, 2017, 08:00 ET Employers Concerned About the Impact that Legalization of Marijuana Will Have on the Workplace: HRPA

TORONTO, July 6, 2017 /CNW/ - With less than one year until the legalization of marijuana in Canada, a new study reveals that employers feel unprepared for the impact the increased drug use may have...


Jun 06, 2017, 08:00 ET Ontario High Schools Must Improve in Preparing Entry-Level Workers for Today's Jobs: HRPA

TORONTO, June 6, 2017 /CNW/ - As summer vacation approaches, a new report released today by the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) shows Ontario's high schools are failing to provide...


May 30, 2017, 15:45 ET Members Input Crucial on Ontario's New Workplace Legislation Designed for 21st Century Economy: HRPA

TORONTO, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") is calling on members to provide feedback and input on the Ontario government's introduction of various labour...


Nov 30, 2016, 09:00 ET Companies are Failing to Integrate Millennials Into Their Workplaces: HRPA Report

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2016 /CNW/ - Millennials are now the largest generation in the Canadian workforce, yet only 10 per cent of companies have done anything to integrate Millennial employees with their...


Oct 20, 2016, 09:00 ET HRPA Report Calls for Stronger Skills Training, Enhanced Collaboration to Build Ontario's Highly Skilled Workforce for the 21st Century Economy

TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Fostering greater collaboration between industry, government and post-secondary institutions is essential to building a highly skilled workforce in Ontario, says a new...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:00 ET HRPA's proposal to begin development of global HR competency framework endorsed unanimously

TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) has made a critical stride toward the creation of a global competency framework for the human resources profession....


Jun 02, 2016, 06:00 ET New features/functionality for Hire Authority - Canada's top human resources job board

HRPA repatriating Hire Authority from Workopolis and adding loads of new tools and resources for both employers and job seekers TORONTO, June 2, 2016 /CNW/ - Hire Authority—Canada's #1 human...


Jun 03, 2014, 07:00 ET Five tips to an engaged workforce

New HRPA survey finds engagement still an important metric, provides keys to building engaged workforce. TORONTO, June 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Employee engagement is a human resources metric that essentially ...


Jan 20, 2010, 07:06 ET HRPA 2010 HR Conference to focus on helping companies "get back on track and
rebuild today's workplace"

"Renew, Re-energize and Re-engage" keynote sets the tone; HR professionals tackling "real world" business issues TORONTO, Jan. 20 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is...