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"I have been a people manager for 15 years and have been recruiting for a high profile company for 2 years so I thought it's about time I get a recruiter designation at the end of my name. I've been doing the work anyway. I did a lot of research and found IPM had what I was looking for with the Professional Recruiter accreditation program. My greatest surprise is that I really learned some new techniques and knowledge that make my life at work easier. The course is very good and user friendly with real life examples. Also, the customer service at IPM is what takes them above and beyond my expectations. I have already recommended the program to my colleagues!" Michelle A, Toronto
"I just want to take a moment to let you know that this Professional Recruiter program was incredibly helpful for me. I apply the recruitment and selection methodology I learned in the RPR program to my role as a recruiter every single day. The course content was fantastic, and I am a stronger recruiter for having taken this program. I enjoyed it so much that I will be taking the CMP program as well. "Brodie R, Vancouver
"I enjoyed the Canadian Management Professional Accreditation Program so much! I've learned a great deal from this program and will not hesitate to enroll in another program with this institute! I highly recommend this program to anyone who wants to develop themselves. I am so pleased that I had the opportunity to experience this program as it has given me the knowledge and techniques that will help fast track my career." Crystal P, Charlottetown
"I did enjoy the Professional Manager program- lots of great information. This training should put me in good steed as I continue to look for employment." Dennis K, Toronto
"With several years of recruitment experience both with agencies and at the corporate level, I feel that the RPR designation is a great next step in my career. I thoroughly enjoyed the Professional Recruiter program." Cory N, Calgary
"I just want to say that I'm so happy with your Professional Recruiter program. It applies directly to my current position and I feel I've learned such valuable information to make me a more successful Recruitment Specialist. This is a 5 star program! Thank you so much." Sheryse L, Calgary
"The Professional Recruiter program was a fantastic one! I have passed the disk set along to my VP, HR to begin as the group will be taking the program. I would definitely recommend this to others. Thank you for the information and I will explore all of the areas of additional learning/resources you offer." Teri E, Toronto
"I was most satisfied with your Professional Manager program and will be recommending it to others for sure. Thanks for your support and quick responses to my questions, that was great customer service and followup. "Darrin B, Toronto
" I enjoyed the Recruiter program very much and look forward to becoming a member, keeping up to date on HR issues and being able to connect with others in the industry." Jo-Ann B, Kelowna
"I must tell you that the Professional Recruiter Accreditation Program has been recommended to all our managers that are required to recruit advisors. I thoroughly enjoyed the information presented." Bhupendra K., Toronto
"I really enjoyed the Professional Recruiter accreditation program and I will definitely recommend it to my colleagues." Ricardo L, Toronto
"As an agency Recruiting Firm, we decided in 2012 that all of our employees go through the Professional Recruiter accreditation program to ensure their understanding of our business and the marketplace. We recently received a valuable endorsement from a Corporate Director of HR in Calgary, stating the value inherent in our company's vision of training & development and focus on continuous improvement through programs like the Recruiter program. It has led to a new client relationship built on a solid foundation of understanding." Dmetri B., Calgary, AB
"Our team is truly pleased with the great training and resources you offer. We're looking forward to the May conference in Edmonton!" Allan M., Edmonton
"I have thoroughly enjoyed this program and have learned a great deal of valuable information which I plan on using in my daily assignments. I am also excited to obtain my Registered Professional Recruiter designation as I would like to move into a more senior role within my organization." Jodi-Lynn F., Calgary
"We truly enjoyed the Recruiter accreditation program. The program had some really great information that we have already began to utilize within our organization." Jacqueline S, Calgary
"I learned a ton from the Professional Manager accreditation program and like the flexibility your program modules provide." Charlene S, Sioux Lookout, ON
"I thoroughly enjoyed your Professional Recruiter accreditation program, learned a lot and have since recommended it to other recruiting departments within our college as being very beneficial and a worthwhile course for them to all consider." Gail S, Fort McMurray, AB
"I found the Professional Recruiter program to be informative, useful and relevant- a good refresher too!" Edna H, Calgary, AB
"I am a long time member of IPM Associations, specifically the Association of Professional Recruiters of Canada, the most valuable association to which I have ever belonged. I appreciate your quarterly publication- it is always superb. Every article is so relevant to today's workplace. I often refer to information taken from your magazine when teaching leadership and providing career counselling. " Donna H, Vancouver, BC.
IPM's Associations provide great networking opportunities for HR and management industry professionals on a variety of employer-conscious related topics. One of the biggest differentiators at IPM conferences is that participants have the opportunity to mix and mingle with a variety of people in an ideal ballroom round table setting for the entire day's event. We get that personal connection more readily and build relationships that will be sustainable for years. I personally have developed an excellent network of HR managers within my industry sector by regularly attending these events." Lindsay G., Toronto
"I really enjoyed the Personal Excellence program and found it to be very useful in my day to day work environment." Tami H, Balmertown, ON
"I did enjoy the Recruiter program- very thorough and complete. Much appreciated, and I really appreciate the open book exam." B Smith, Calgary
"I absolutely love the text based CD-ROM format for the Recruiter program. I learn best by reading and then writing to reinforce the learning. The material will definitely be a regular "go to" for me." Carolyn L, Calgary
"It has been a pleasure being part of IPM's Associations and the tremendous foundation on best practice that it has provided me over the years." Cathy C, Halifax
"Having taken IPM's Professional Manager program, I am really excited about our area supervisors being accreditted through the program on Multi Media CD-ROM. The program contains excellent information." Brenda W, Toronto
"Thank you for the phenomenal accreditation opportunities you provide HR professionals in Canada. Our team loves your programs and much of their success and development can be attributed to what they've learned from IPM." Kathy F, Charlottetown
"I thoroughly enjoyed the Professional Manager accreditation program. I worked on it all week to complete it. There is so much good material there!" Steve C., Toronto
"I work as HR Staffing Coordinator for our Customer Contact Centre. I have found the Recruiter program information very valuable and I practice and use the techniques each and every day. It has brought me more knowledge. I now feel more confident and empowered in my role. This program will open up new doors for me as I move forward in my recruiting career. Thank you!" Donna D., Edmonton
"I have told everyone about your programs. I did a BA with a speciality in organizational development. I did a MA in Leadership and Training. I have a long list of conferences in Human Resources, Labour relations, municipal finance, etc. That said this course is awesome. It consolidates the highlights of what I have learned in those program into a practical, THIS IS WHAT YOU OUGHT TO DO course that you can do at your convenience. I know from my university education that MUCH of what is in your program is based on some of the most contemporary management evidence. For any organization where you can.t take people away from the workplace but you desperately need continuity of learning and changed behaviour, this program is stellar! " B. Browett, Hamilton
"I attended my first IPM workshop today and felt it was a worthwhile use of my time. I have for some time been debating about joining one of the associations and undertaking an accreditation program. I did both when I returned to my office and will likely be signing up for two additional accreditation programs. The special rate offered makes it difficult to resist. I am particularly impressed by the ability to have a total of 10 participants for each program and will be encouraging my staff to undertake the programs as well. Thank you for your efforts to provide workshops and programs in the Calgary market place. With our fast pace, it is programs like yours that are short and/or self-study that fill a need traditional courses cannot." W.Crawford, Calgary
"My new position is a blended training and project management role. I must advise you that being a Registered Professional Trainer was a great asset when I submitted my application and also served well during the selection phase. I would like to thank your organization for the work it is doing to help ensure that talented individuals are recognized in their chosen fields." Brian S., Toronto
"I thought the program was excellent and will definitely be putting my managers through your training." Peter W., Toronto
"I wish to state how impressed I am with the accreditation program. I cannot wait to impart this knowledge onto others as soon as possible. As Director of Client Services for a contact centre, training is always a critical element in the overall success of the agents and the team as a whole. The program has helped tie together many loose ends and has given me laser focus on how I want to manage the department's training strategy." Richard D., Toronto
"The content in your Recruiter and Manager program has greatly helped me in my new position. The programs are most informative and I look forward to training my managers and supervisors on the skills I learned from your accreditation programs." Sheila V, Calgary