Putting the “H” in HR

Thursday 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Session Description

HR stands for Human Resources, but ask many employees and they will tell you that HR stands for Heartless Resources. Is there a way to fulfill the essentials of our profession in a more humane manner? This session covering hiring, firing, and everything in between will present field-tested ideas for raising employee engagement and satisfaction. Saturated with humor, this presentation will help you re-think your HR approach and energize you to return to work with numerous ideas for implementation.


Dr. Alex Cobb, PHR

Dr. Alex Cobb serves as the Chief Human Resource Office for SeniorAge – a non-profit agency in Springfield, MO. Alex has served a variety of non-profit organizations in Missouri, Iowa, Chicago, and abroad in Taiwan. He is a sought after speaker with conference credentials in Missouri, Iowa, Illinois, and California. Alex’s other life pursuits include teaching as an Adjunct Professor at Drury University, playing guitar and bass guitar with his church’s praise team, concert-going, playing racquetball, and following the exploits of his three boys: Trevor, Timothy, and Taylor.