HRIA, HRPA launch new strategic plans

Both focus on self-regulation, greater influence on policy-makers
By Sarah Dobson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/23/2011

Alberta and Ontario’s HR associations are introducing strategic plans that focus on boosting the expertise and influence of HR professionals, along with pursuing self-regulation of the profession.

HRIA hits reset button

As businesses continue to evolve, HR expertise will be in greater demand and the challenge is not just to prepare for the future but to influence it, according to the Human Resources Institute of Alberta (HRIA). So, the 5,200-member association is partnering with members to shape and lead business.