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Jun 23, 2016, 14:59 ET HRPA Applauds Direction of Ontario Premier's Highly Skilled Workforce Expert Panel Report

TORONTO, June 23, 2016 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") applauds the direction outlined today by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne's Highly Skilled Workforce Expert Panel....


Apr 12, 2016, 06:00 ET "Mind the Gap" - Government and industry must fix the gender wage gap, says HRPA

TORONTO, April 12, 2016 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") released a white paper today, which called on government and businesses to address the gender wage gap in...


Nov 23, 2015, 07:00 ET New HRPA Human Resources Awards celebrate achievements of designated HR professionals

TORONTO, Nov. 23, 2015 /CNW/ - In partnership with Great Place to Work®, Human Resources Professionals Association's (HRPA) new Designation Excellence Awards honour designated HR professionals who...


May 15, 2015, 07:00 ET HRPA, National Institute of Disability Management and Research and Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences partner to help employers build accessible workplaces

Partnership with Human Resources Professionals Association will improve accommodations for persons with disabilities in the workplace TORONTO, May 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals...


Feb 13, 2015, 07:00 ET HR Professionals Say "No" to Ontario Pension Plan

Ontario should continue to lobby the Federal Government to increase the Canada Pension Plan TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - HR professionals reject the proposed Ontario Pension Plan: That's the clear...


Jan 15, 2015, 10:17 ET Media Advisory - Caregiver-Friendly Workplaces Expert Panel Discussion

Learn about challenges facing employers and workers balancing work and caregiving TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - An aging population means more older workers are balancing work and caregiving...


Dec 08, 2014, 13:00 ET HRPA Queen's Park Awareness Day tomorrow: HRPA asks MPPs to add three new Human Resources designations to Act

"Human Resources Professionals Association is updating HR certifications to address changing workplaces and growing demands placed on HR professionals." -- Bill Greenhalgh, CEO, HRPA TORONTO, Dec. 8, ...


Dec 01, 2014, 08:00 ET HRPA signs Memorandum of Understanding with Australian and New Zealand HR associations

International Human Resources partnership a first step towards mutual recognition of professional HR designations TORONTO, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA)...


Oct 29, 2014, 08:30 ET HRPA introduces three new Human Resources designations

Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) updating HR certifications to address changing workplaces and growing demands placed on HR professionals TORONTO, Oct 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The Human...


Oct 22, 2014, 07:00 ET Compassionate Care leave policies provides "care for the caregivers"

New HRPA survey finds workplace compassionate care leave policies increase engagement and retention for employees caring for terminally ill loved ones. TORONTO, Oct. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - As the...


Jun 11, 2014, 10:03 ET HRPA members respond to party platforms in 2014 Ontario Election

Human Resources Professionals Association looks at party positions surrounding jobs/economy, education and pensions TORONTO, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - For tomorrow's Ontario election, the Human Resources ...


May 08, 2014, 10:41 ET New HRPA report calls for reform of Ontario's College of Trades to tackle province's skilled trades shortage

TORONTO, May 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario's new College of Trades must make changes to its apprenticeships regime, including modernizing the certified tradespeople-to-student ratio required to train...


Apr 10, 2014, 07:00 ET Many HR professionals say unpaid internships unfair

HRPA survey finds HR professionals believe unpaid internships not tied to training should be illegal. TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Almost two-thirds (62%) of Human Resources professionals believe...


Mar 11, 2014, 07:00 ET HRPA's EZ HR human resources package provides HR guidance, tools, resources and Employment Practices Liability insurance to Ontario small business

New HR resource helps small business stay compliant and get the most out of their people, plus protects them in the event of employment- or discrimination-related litigation. TORONTO, March 11, 2014...


Feb 26, 2014, 07:00 ET New HRPA program helps Ontario reduce the outflow of highly skilled internationally educated professionals

Cultural Competency Training program helps organizations to become more culturally inclusive and more effectively hire, on-board and develop diverse talent. TORONTO, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Ontario...


Nov 06, 2013, 12:24 ET Bill 32 - Ontario Legislature passes Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act

TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Legislature passed Bill 32, the "Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act", which will replace the Human Resources Professionals...


Sep 19, 2013, 10:20 ET New Human Resources courses teaches HR best practices specifically for Ontario small business

Online and in-class certificate focuses on small business hiring and retention, onboarding, compensation, performance management, employment law and more. TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - The Human...


Sep 12, 2013, 07:00 ET New Report Shows Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) Designation Translates to Higher Earnings and More Promotions

The CHRP fuels annual earnings by more than 50% in some industries and also drives more promotions than American HR certification TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Human Resources...


Sep 11, 2013, 07:00 ET HRPA releases AODA compliance guide to help Ontario business meet accessibility standards

Video series and interpretive guide assist workplaces to comply with the AODA Employment Standard and Information and Communications Standard of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation...


May 02, 2013, 17:40 ET Ontario Budget: A promising start, but more needs to done to avoid the "Lost Decade" scenario says HRPA

TORONTO, May 2, 2013 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) rated today's provincial budget based on the Association's CanadaWorks 2025 report as a step in the right direction,...


Apr 23, 2013, 07:00 ET HRPA's Human Resources Information Service provides HR advice, tools and resources to Ontario small business

New HR resource helps small business stay compliant and get the most out of their people. TORONTO, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) is today introducing...


Apr 03, 2012, 08:58 ET Canada in 2025: Lost Decade, Unsustainable Prosperity or The Northern Tiger?

New report from HRPA and Deloitte shows that the prosperity Canada enjoys today is under threat TORONTO, April 3, 2012 /CNW/ - What will Canada's economy and society look like in 2025? Will we stand...


Apr 02, 2012, 06:00 ET Interview Advisory - Canada at a Cross Roads

New report from HRPA and Deloitte presents three possible scenarios for the future TORONTO, April 2, 2012 /CNW/ - A new research backed report to be released on Tuesday, April 3, paints a picture of...


Mar 01, 2012, 17:31 ET Bill 28 - Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act passes Second Reading in the Ontario Legislature

TORONTO, March 1, 2012 /CNW/ - On March 1, 2012, the Ontario Legislature passed second reading of Bill 28, the "Registered Human Resources Professionals Association Act". The legislation received...


Feb 01, 2012, 08:43 ET The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) and the Canadian HR Reporter salute the 2012 HR Summit Award winners

Fourth annual HR Summit Awards celebrate the best in Canadian HR excellence TORONTO, Feb. 1, 2012 /CNW/ - The Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) and the Canadian HR Reporter hosted its...