Moris assists organizations to maximize the use of their Human Resources from the inside out. As a people and culture professional, Moris will be your best partner to attract, retain and develop talent. The results will be reflected in your annual report because they will be measurable, consistent and repeatable.
Moris has extensive experience in the field working for world class organizations in the private and public sector.
In his free time, Moris is also a certified yoga teacher who completed a 6-month retreat training in the arts of meditation. He is a former Vedic Monk who started teaching yoga and meditation in 2005. Moris created Mindfitness, a meditation technique which is perfect for people with a corporate job.
HUMAN RESOURCES PROFESSIONAL (2010-PRESENT)
OFFICE AND HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (Since 2013): HR operations management, employee life cycle management, HRIS management, employee programs, reporting, inclusion and diversity, pension, benefits, talent, performance, training, unions, vendor and client management, manage sensitive information as per legislation, regulations and policies.
BUSINESS ANALYTICS: Dashboards, Metrics, Analytics, Data migration, Data manipulation, MS excel expert, Project Management, Financial Reporting.
SYSTEMS EXPERT: Workday, Ceridian Dayforce, ADP Workforce, SAP Employee Central and SuccessFactors, Survey platforms, Talent and training systems, Time and Attendance, Applicant tracking systems (ATS).
INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY: Hands on experience building Employee Resource Groups in the public sector including wellness, mental health, Inclusion and diversity. Former executive director in the Ontario Pride Network. Managed diversity survey tools and presented reports with metrics, analytics and recommendations to senior leaders. Implemented positive space training. Positive Space Champion designated by the Government of Ontario. Familiar with related policies. Implemented wellness and mental health programs including corporate yoga and mindfulness meditation.
LANGUAGES: Fluent in English and Spanish, Basic French
Information Technology Management – Ryerson University 2015
Post Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management (HRM) - George Brown College 2011. CHRP Courses: Project Management, labor Relations, Recruiting, Compensation, Employment Law, HR Planning, Health & Safety, and Training & Development, Talent Management.
Post Graduate Certificate in Small Business Management - George Brown College 2010. Courses: E-Commerce, Marketing, Accounting, Organizational Behavior, and Business Law.
B.B.A., BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - The University of the Americas (UDLA). MEXICO, 2003. Areas of study include: Human Resources, Marketing, Financial Accounting, and Business Operations
University of Toronto, Mindfulness Meditation - CERTIFICATE, 2017 – 2018
Princeton University (online course), Buddhism and Modern Psychology, 2017 – 2017
George Brown College, Skills Coaching, 2016 – 2016
Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy, Yoga Teacher Training/Yoga (1-month retreat), 2008 – 2008
Ishana Yoga Camp, Meditation and Yoga (6-months retreat), 2005 – 2005
George Brown College - Professor Part Time
Government of Ontario - Last Position as HR Manager, Systems and Operations
CPP Investments - Senior HR Analyst, Global
Manage Multiple businesses:
Worldwide Cushions Online Store
People and Culture eAcademy
People and Culture Consulting
Mindfintess International Yoga and Meditation