HRPA's proposal to begin development of global HR competency framework endorsed unanimously
September 26, 2016 - HRPA last month presented its comprehensive core competency framework to a technical committee (TC260) of the International Standards Organization (ISO) with a recommendation that ISO should mandate a multinational working group to develop global standards in HR integrating competency frameworks from various countries into a single global framework. The committee approved HRPA’s proposal unanimously, and created a new working group to develop that harmonized framework. HRPA CEO Bill Greenhalgh was named Chair.
HRPA Applauds Direction of Ontario Premier's Highly Skilled Workforce Expert Panel Report
June 23, 2016 - The Human Resources Professionals Association ("HRPA") applauds the direction outlined today by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne's Highly Skilled Workforce Expert Panel.
HRPA applauds Highly Skilled Workforce Panel
HRPA members who conduct workplace investigations to be exempt from the PSISA
June 20, 2016 - Ministry of Economic Development, Employment and Infrastructure introduced a package of legislative amendments that are intended to reduce regulatory burdens and practices that cost businesses time and money. As a result of our advocacy work, one of the legislative amendments will be to our act which will now allow HRPA members who conduct workplace investigations to be exempt from the PSISA.
Burden Reduction Act
Hire Authority gets a new home, more features, enhanced value
June 2, 2016 - HRPA's HR job board, Hire Authority Canada, has moved onto a new feature-rich platform that offers more value to employers and HRPA member job seekers.
CPD Skills Self-Assessments pass 1,000
June 2, 2016 - More than 1,000 members have completed the CPD skills self-assessment since its release on January 23rd, 2016. Individuals have found the tool helpful in identifying and prioritizing their CPD requirements. Organizations say it has helped a lot in terms of career development plans and department skills gap analysis.
Skills Gap Analysis
"Mind the Gap" - Government and industry must fix the gender wage gap, says HRPA
April 12, 2016 - HRPA white paper calls on government and businesses to address the gender wage gap in Ontario.
Mind the Gap whitepaper