Rome – July 23, 2014

The Georgia Highlands College Office of Continuing Education will be hosting the 8th Annual Managing Human Resources Seminar on August 6 from 8:30am – 2:30pm. The seminar will focus on the changing employment landscape in Northwest Georgia and how to attract and retain high quality talent.


The seminar will cover several relevant topics including:

•  Q&A session on economic development and the future economic climate in Northwest Georgia

•  Managing generational diversity and how to integrate and capitalize on the behaviors and attitudes

Baby Boomers and Gen XYZers bring to the workplace

•  The benefits of providing growth and development opportunities for employees

•  Q&A session on the hot legal issues facing employers today


Speakers will include Cartersville/Bartow County Economic Development Director – Melinda Lemmon; Bartow County College and Career Academy CEO – Dr. Paul Sabin, NWGRC Workforce Development Director – Gwen Dellinger, City of Rome Human Resources Director – Rita Odom, Shaw Inc. Manager of Organizational Development – Steve Hawkins, and Constangy, Brooks, and Smith Attorney – Dan Murphy.