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5 HR Professionals Share Perspectives on Black History Month

This Black History Month, the HRPA is speaking with Black HR professionals about what Black History means to them, why it’s an important celebration, and… Read More

HRPA Celebrates Black History Month

Every year, in February, the HRPA recognizes Black History Month. This is a month dedicated to honouring the legacy of Black Canadians, as well as… Read More

Indigenizing Workplaces – What does it mean and how do we get started?

This past year, on more than one occasion, Canadians were faced with the harsh reality of the ongoing impacts of settler colonialism. From the discovery… Read More

Bell Let’s Talk Day 2022: A Conversation About Mental Health

January 26 is Bell Let’s Talk Day and HRPA is joining in on the global conversation on mental health. Launched in 2010, Bell Let’s Talk… Read More

HRPA Supports the Ontario Ministry of Labour’s Proposed “Right to Unplug After-Hours” Laws

The HRPA fully supports the Ontario government’s move to introduce right-to-disconnect policies. Announced on Monday, the Working for Workers Act, 2021 would require large employers… Read More

HRPA Appoints Lisa Isaac to Board of Directors

I am pleased to announce that Lisa Isaac has joined the HRPA Board.  Please see Lisa’s bio below. The HRPA Board of Directors is fortunate to have such… Read More

HR’s Role in Building a Culture of Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is not just an IT issue.  When 95% of breaches[1] are a result of an organization’s own workforce, HR professionals must be involved in… Read More

The HRPA 2021 Annual Member and Student Survey Part 2: Results are in!

The HRPA is pleased to announce the results of the 2021 Annual Member and Student Survey Part 2: Regulatory Operations. On a yearly basis, we… Read More

Preparing for a Post-Pandemic Workforce

When the pandemic hit, all businesses could think about was survival. To protect workers, employees began working from home, wherever possible, and organizations had to… Read More

HRPA Recognizes National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day

Every June, Canadians honour the distinct traditions, history and perspectives of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis communities as part of both National Indigenous History… Read More