Peel: HR Student and New Professionals | Resumes and Cover Letters

Date and Time

Starts:05/19/2021 6:00 PM

Ends:05/19/2021 7:30 PM

Event Type: Panel Discussion




Members: Free or Optional $5 Donation | Non-members: $30


Additional Information

Event Sponsor

Panel discussion regarding cover letters and resumes. This topic will include a discussion with an expert panel covering strategies and tips on resume development and cover letters followed by a question and answer segment to discuss questions from the audience with the expert panel members.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand how best to develop your cover letters and resumes for maximum impact, the format, contents, keywords, etc. As well, to learn about strategies students and new HR professionals or internationally relocated HR professionals can use to develop a resume that is relevant for the local talent market. Takeaway some Dos and Don't and practical tips in this regard.
  • Understand how best to leverage other related tools in the job search strategy such as social media (LinkedIn etc.)
  • Learn about how recruiters and hiring managers evaluate resumes and candidate professional backgrounds from the employer perspective, understand how the recruitment technology (such as job boards and applicant tracking systems) work and how best to present your qualifications to maximize your prospects.

During registration, please consider the donation option. Donated funds collected through this event registration will be equally divided between Indspire and Black Youth Helpline, preferred charities identified by HRPA members in a recent survey.

CANCELLATION POLICY:  ALL cancellations MUST be received in writing, 3 business days in advance of the event, to  Registration fees are 100% non-refundable after that time. If it is a complimentary event, a $30 no-show fee invoice will be issued to those registrants who do not attend and have not provided the required notice. Cancellation Deadline is Mon. May. 17/21 at 11:59pm.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  Mon. May 17/21 at 11:59pm.

QUESTIONS: Please reach out to Tracey Gallacher if you have any questions.

Speaker bio(s)
Yirgois Boudouris

Yiorgos Boudouris is a Toronto-based recruiter with over 14 years of experience recruiting in a variety of industries. His mission is to help attract,develop and retain great teams. Currently, Yiorgos works with Shopify where he facilitates a human-centred process that helps people around the world make their next career move. All in all, Yiorgos feels very lucky that every day he gets to listen to people's stories and help set them up for success.

Sayali Mayle

Sayali is a Sr Recruitment Consultant focused on partnering with clients and talent in the Technology domain in North America. She works with companies on talent acquisition mandates and applicants to help identify and pursue the next steps in their careers. Outside of work, she enjoys networking and public speaking about positioning oneself in the job market, leveraging social media for job searching and recruitment best practices.

Natalia Schiopu, CHRP, Human Resources Business Partner

Natalia is a Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) with over 15 years of Canadian and international experience as a Human Resources Business Partner in Learning and Development (L&D), Inclusion of Diversity (D&I), Talent Management, Career Coaching and Mentoring. Natalia possesses extensive experience in corporate and non-profit sectors. Over the past ten years she coached and mentored hundreds of job seekers helping them achieve their career goals. Natalia is passionate about working with diverse talent and with internationally trained professionals-newcomers to Canada. She also worked closely work with various organizations (government, corporate and non-profit) helping them become more inclusive and embrace diverse talent.