VIU HR Students Take Major Step in Achieving Professional Designation

Students taking Vancouver Island University’s (VIU) Bachelor of Business Administration, major in Human Resources (HR), will graduate knowing their education reaches the highest professional standard in their field in Canada. The program is supported by the Chartered Professionals in...

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NKE Top Scorer Amber Chow: Taking Study Tips, High Tech and HR to Heart

As Canada’s Top Scorer for the National Knowledge Exam during the November 2016 exam session, Amber Chow is one step closer to becoming a Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP). She can also add another accomplishment to a growing career...

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Dylan Roguski: Taking Notes with Canada’s Top NKE Scorer

When Dylan Roguski moved from Edmonton to Burnaby, B.C. it was to finish his undergraduate in kinesiology at Simon Fraser University, a degree much in line with a career that had spanned several roles in the health and wellness...

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Canada’s Top NKE Scorer Talks Study Prep and HR Purpose

When Britney MacInnis graduated from the University of Victoria business program in 2009 it was with distinction. MacInnis maintained that acumen when she went to work for the Legislative Assembly of BC as a legislative assistant, research officer and...

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HR Urged to Focus on Strategy and Finance Skills

By Sharon Lee The 2013 Practice Analysis Study for the Human Resources Profession confirmed the need for a strategic outlook and financial acumen skills among HR professionals across Canada. These additional skills are highly valued by organizations, as well as...

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BC HRMA Member Tops Nation’s CHRP Knowledge Exam

Some of the brightest minds in HR call British Columbia home.  They also recognize the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation as a key component in developing both their careers and organizations. Nearly 1,300 aspiring HR professionals sat down on...

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Your Career, Your CHRP

By Stephanie Duff As the Exam Coordinator of the Canadian Council of Human Resources Associations (CCHRA), I am often contacted by potential candidates regarding the value of the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation. These inquiries, while often from Canadian residents...

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The Evolution of the CHRP

By Alexandra Stang Since the introduction of the national standards for the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation almost eight years ago, the Canadian Council of Human Resources Associations (CCHRA) has recognized a steady increase in the number of CHRPs...

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