Russ: This is the PKF Texas Entrepreneur’s Playbook. I’m Russ Capper, this week’s guest host, and I’m here with Kristin Ryan, Audit Senior Manager and one of the faces of the PKF Texas employee benefit plan team. Kristin, welcome back to the Playbook.

Kristin: Thank you, Russ. Glad to be here.

Russ: I understand you’re here to tell us about a cool upcoming event.

Kristin: I am. We’re excited to have Monirah Bacnik, founder and CEO of brand28. She’s going to be here on February 6th at our office. We’ve invited clients and prospects to the event, and she’s going to be talking about employee engagement and communication strategies.

Russ: Communication strategies in this era is a little unique; you know, you’re dealing with this multi-generational workforce. It’s probably a challenge, isn’t it?


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