The Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin is offering an evening workshop on Wednesday, April 25, in Oshkosh, designed to provide dairy owners, Hispanic managers and middle managers with the knowledge and skill set to improve communication and understanding on the dairy.

To view the flyer and details, click here.

Trainer Dr. Noa Roman-Muniz, a dairy specialist with Colorado State University, will head the workshop. In addition to presenting a “Bridging Cultures” session, Roman-Muniz will moderate a four-member panel, “Communication: Building the Two-Way Bridge,” comprised of two Hispanic mid-managers and two U.S.-born dairy owners.

Panelists will provide insight regarding how communication/miscommunication affects employee performance and will share tools and techniques owners/managers can use to ensure effective communication with Hispanic employees.

The “Cross-Cultural Communication on the Dairy” workshop agenda

4:15 p.m.           Welcome reception

5:15                    Training and dinner

6:00                    Producer/manager presentations  

7:30                    Workshop wrap up    

To learn more about this evening workshop and view the flyer and details, click here. or call PDPW at 800.947.7379. Please pre-register by April 18.  Keep in mind that a dairy can send multiple team members and save on additional registrations. 

Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin is your organization and this workshop was developed following the input of an Hispanic advisory workgroup made up of PDPW members.