West Toronto: Fall Kick Off


Date and Time

Starts:09/29/2022 6:30 PM

Ends:09/29/2022 8:30 PM

Registration Closes:09/22/2022 11:59 PM

Event Type: Social or Networking Event

Hour(s)

Location:
Crooked Cue - Etobicoke 3056 Bloor St W., Etobicoke, ON

Price:

HRPA Members: Free/Donation | Non-Member Students: Free with Promo Code

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Availability

Additional Information

A “no show/late cancellation” fee will be charged if cancellation is not provided to chaptercancellations@hrpa.ca at least 3 business days in advance.
Registrations will not be accepted at the door.

Any required Proof of Vaccination and/or PPE safety protocols for this in-person event will be shared closer to the event date.

Event Sponsor


This is our first in person event in two years and we are excited to re-connect and welcome back our members and students! 
September is the Provincial Mentorship Kick-Off month and there will be a mentorship presentation and lots of time for networking. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Networking with intent of finding a mentor/mentee
  • Learn how to have a successful mentorship experience
  • Learn more about West Toronto HRPA mentor and other programs

AGENDA
6:30pm Registration and Networking
7:00pm Successful mentorship experience sharing #1
7:30pm Successful mentorship experience sharing #2
8:00pm Successful mentorship experience sharing - important tips from Helen
8:30pm Event Concludes


A “no show/late cancellation” fee will be charged if cancellation is not provided to chaptercancellations@hrpa.ca at least 3 business days in advance.

Registrations will not be accepted at the door.

Any required Proof of Vaccination and/or PPE safety protocols for this in-person event will be shared closer to the event date.

Registration Difficulties or Questions: Please reach out to our Chapter Experience Coordinator, Tracey Gallacher tgallacher@hrpa.ca

“Learning & Giving Back!  As suggested by HRPA members and as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, HRPA has identified Indspire and Black Youth Helpline as recommended charities. Should you wish to support please select the $5 donation option upon checkout. Thank you!”

Speaker bio(s)
Helen Patterson, Founder

Helen is a workplace expert who has worked with top Canadian brands including CIBC, ADP Canada, Foot Locker, Champs and the Northern Group. She now focuses on growing SMBs who want to increase their revenue and build the culture to drive that. As the Founder of Life Works Well, Helen Patterson brings 20 years of passion and experience to creating high performance heart-centred cultures that deliver proven results and increased revenues. Helen is an employment lawyer, human resources professional and business consultant - all rolled into one. With a law degree from Western and a Masters of Labour Relations and Employment Law from York, Helen's passion is informed by human-focused business practices. In addition to leadership roles in HR and employment law, Helen held senior business positions in product management and marketing where she built innovative and first- to-market initiatives. She is the lead editor and author for two Thomson Reuters HR publications - Employment Policies that Work and Best Practice Terminations. She is also the author of an upcoming book, Creating a Mentor Culture. As a sought-after speaker, she has engaged a captive audience at DisruptHR, and the CPA and HRPA annual conferences. Her passions are culture, mentorship and work-life integration and she believes that delivering HR with heart and helping organizations put the heart and soul into their people will impact customers, the community and the world. LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lifeworkswell/ Twitter: @lifeworkswell.ca and @HMPatterson19 Instagram: @lifeworkswell.ca and @HMPatterson19 Website: lifeworkswell.ca