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Westshore Roundtable - Recruiting Challenges – A Solution!

Date: March 13, 2019
Location: The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa

CPD Hours: 1.5

Please note Roundtables are exclusively available and free to CPHR BC & Yukon Members. You can find more on becoming a Member on our website.

Event Summary:
HR practitioners gather to top up their knowledge, share successes and lessons-learned, and take-away practical tips, tools and techniques. The topic for this session is an open format. Participants are encouraged to bring real-life HR-related scenarios, challenges/questions and/or best-practices that they would like to share and/or see discussed by the group. The Roundtable Leader will guide the dialogue and encourage participation.
Topic:  Recruiting Challenges - A Solution!
It seems that in our organizations, we will continue to face challenges with attracting and retaining top talent. Recently graduated students (and millenials!) are a fantastic source to consider when searching for talent! Some examples will be featured!
Roundtable Facilitator:  Karen Stephens, Camosun College is a senior faculty member on the team of instructors in Camosun’s Human Resources program. She has also been actively involved for the past several years with coaching teams to complete in CPHR BC & Y’s HRC West Case Competition, which showcases teams of superstar HR students from both BC and Alberta.
Roundtable Lead: Jennifer Burgin, Director of HR for the Westin Bear Mountain golf Resort and Spa. Jennifer leads the HR
department through its day to day operations including full-cycle recruitment, employee orientation and onboarding, benefits administration, provides coaching and resources to employees and managers.  She assists the department managers in providing functional direction regarding Human Rights, Employment Standards Act, Occupational Health and Safety Regulation and all other applicable legislation. Jennifer is passionate about helping people, building futures, development, growth, goal setting, and fostering stability and hope. While taking care of her two energetic girls she completed a Post Degree Diploma in Leadership and HR Management from Camosun College. Jennifer is thrilled to take on the latest challenge of leading the Westshore Roundtables.
For more information on the Westshore roundtables, please contact Jennifer Burgin.
The Westin Bear Mountain Resort & Spa - Langford Room 
1999 Country Club Way
Victoria, BC

Parking Information:  Parking is available in front of the hotel
Thank you to The Westin Bear Mountain Resort & Spa for donating the meeting space for our roundtable!
7:30 - 9:00 am

Pre-registration is required.
Please note:  You MUST register for a roundtable before the end of the day, on the day of the roundtable, to ensure that it will appear on your member profile, for CPD hours.

Should you have any questions regarding event registrations, substitutions or cancellations, please contact Susan Pearse, Member Relations / Professional Development (VI).

Should you have any questions regarding events in your region, please contact Carolyne Taylor, Member Relations Manager (VI Region).

Registration Deadline:   March 11, 2019
Member   $0.00
Student Member   $0.00