HRPA and CRHA Information sessions
Students have the opportunity to learn all about the HR designations, volunteering, and networking opportunities available within the association. Students are also given the opportunity to buy discounted HRPA memberships.
A TASTE OF HR
This fabulous networking event, the theme of which switches from year to year, includes a speaker series, consisting of professionals who speak to students about their experience and career recommendations. It is followed by a night of networking, which will give students the opportunity to speak directly with professionals at the event. Last year’s event had an impressive panel of high level speakers from EDC, Deloitte, Shopify, and Halogen Software, and drew an audience of 95 students, professionals, and professors
TELFER INTERNAL CASE COMPETION
The competition will require students of different specializations and cohorts, working in teams of three, to perform a complete analysis of the given case study. Teams will have three hours in isolation to prepare their solution which consists of a detailed analysis of the options, recommendation, and implementation. Their solution will be presented to a panel of professionals, professors and sponsors in a 20-minute presentation. This is a very valuable opportunity for high potential students to work on developing valuable presentation skills and realistic solutions to HR issues, while meeting potential employers. This event brings out 200 students and was voted Best event at the Telfer Executive Awards Ceremony in 2015/2016
ANNUAL NETWORKING BRUNCH
The Telfer Annual Networking Breakfast is the largest professional networking event offered by the Telfer Human Resources Association. Recognized as one of the best speaker events at the Telfer School of Management, the 75 students and professionals in attendance every year are offered a unique glimpse of the wide variety of career opportunities in the Human Resources field. Talent acquisition and retention, learning and development, and compensation are a few of the many topics that are addressed at this unique event. The main portion of the breakfast includes an exquisite catered breakfast accompanied by a series of presentations given by keynote speakers with remarkable experience in their field.