The Society for Human Resource Management of SouthWest Kansas is hosting its 5th annual Human Resources Workshop from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 8 at Garden City Community College, Academic Building Lecture Hall, 801 Campus Drive, Garden City.

The event is designed to educate employers and human resource professionals on managing emotional intelligence, genders and generations. Keynote speaker Candy Whirley will combine light-hearted training techniques to help professionals improve their job performance and achieve their personal goals.

The pre-registration deadline for the event is Aug. 1. The cost for non-SHRM of SWKS members is $80 and $65 for members (non-refundable). After Aug. 1, the cost for non SHRM of SWKS members is $90 and $75 for members. Please send payment to SHRM of SWKS, P.O. Box 2401, Garden City, KS 67846 and make checks payable to SHRM of SWKS.

Event organizers wish to thank event sponsors: Rutter Cline Associates, Prudential, Charlesworth Benefits, LC, AGH Employer Solutions, United Wireless, Intrust Wealth Management, Office Solutions, F & F Iron and Metal, IMA Inc., Accelacare Physical Therapy, Wellness Innovations and Nursing Services, Benefit Management Inc., Kroger Prescription Plans, United Wireless, Aflac, Cattle Empire, Garden City Community College, Garden City CO-OP, Chiropractic Center, Dr. Jerome Greene, Garden City Recreation Commission, Golden Plains Credit Union, Hi Plains Feed LLC, New Directions Behavioral Health and WindRiver Grain LLC.

For additional information, please contact Claudia Saenz, 2013 SHRM of SWKS President and Human Resources Administrative Assistant, City of Garden City, at, or 276-1175.