Top speakers will provide motivation to participants attending an employee management conference June 20 at the Best Western Garden Inn, North Mankato, MN.

Confirmed speakers and their topics include:

  • Sarah Fogelman, Kansas State University, Extension agricultural economist: “Breaking the Turnover Cycle” and “Incentives, Rewards and Compensation.”
  • Bob Milligan, senior consultant with Dairy Strategies and former Cornell University professor of applied economics: “Managing Conflict, Coworkers and Difficult People,” and “Being a Boss to Family, Friends and Other Folks;” and
  • Kit Welchin, Welchin Communication Strategies: “Managing the Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Veterans, Boomers, X-ers and Nexters,” and “Communication Between Men and Women: Men Are from Fleet Farm – Women Are from Nordstrom’s.”

Additional speakers will address becoming a better trainer and executing performance reviews that motivate employees.

Learn more by contacting Trudy Wastweet, Minnesota Pork Board education director, at 800-537-7675 or .