Leadership conference sponsored by Farmers State Bank on

SFA business professor to discuss generational differences in the workplace

The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce announces there will be a Leadership Conference on Wednesday, June 5, at the Windham Civic Center from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

The guest speaker will be Marcus Cox, an Associate Professor of Management in the Rusche College of Business at Stephen F. Austin State University. The title of his presentation is Multiple Generations in the Workforce and Changing Demographic Trends: What’s a Manager to Do?

Cox will discuss: the generations in today’s workforce and the stereotypes and problems associated with them; what every worker needs, regardless of the generation; how managers can help younger workers and capture the knowledge of older workers; and helping younger managers with more senior employees.

He will also address the demographic changes in Texas and their impact in the workplace, how to manage a much more divers workforce, the legal aspects of human resource management and what all workers want in their jobs and from their bosses. There will be a working lunch with small group discussions.


The presentation is designed for business owners, managers, team members and professionals, and is open to the public.


Gold Sponsors for the Conference are the City of Center and Tyson Foods. Silver Sponsor is Baldwin Tree Service


If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce by May 31st by calling 936-598-3682 or email to info@shelbycountychamber.com. There is no charge for the Conference. Lunch will be $10.00.


Please contact the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce for additional information.


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