HR Mavericks

HR Maverick

Japneet Kang

Japneet Kang

Japneet is a very optimistic individual with a drive to make a positive impact on people's lives. She is a driven and self-starter Human resource professional. She brings strength in Talent acquisition, employee relations, document management, learning and development, health and safety and developmental training. Japneet currently is a Human Resources Generalist for Build It a construction company in Mississauga, Ontario. Japneet is an HR Department of one, overseeing 80+ employees across 2 provinces and 3 companies. In this role, she developed her company’s performance management system, learning and development culture, and corporate culture. Japneet is a member of HRPA (Human Resources Professional Association) and is halfway through her CHRP Designation.

What words of advice and encouragement would you give to someone just starting out in HR?

Congratulations on embarking on a career in HR! It's a field that plays a crucial role in shaping organizations and supporting the success of their people. Here are some words of advice and encouragement for you as you begin your journey:
1. Keep learning and stay up-to-date! HR is ever-changing. 2. Communication is key. Hone your skills for effective interactions. 3. Foster empathy and emotional intelligence. Connect with people. 4. Maintain confidentiality and build trust. It's vital in HR. Good luck! ??