attract. develop. retain.
We connect people. We encourage idea sharing. We advocate and reinforce.
We provide a continuum of support for talent across the entire supply chain for companies of all sizes. We can do this because we are a charitable organization created specifically by our industry to grow the people across our industry.
ENGAGING NEW YOUNG TALENTWe are attracting new talent to enter the industry by sharing the vast career options available. Today we have over 1,200 top university students have been introduced to careers in our industry through Career Pathways and Immersion Academy.
Watch how we are attracting bright new talent.
ENHANCING LEADERSHIP SKILLSWe are developing leadership skills in our professionals that they need to succeed in their careers and for our industry to sustain a competitive workforce.
SUSTAINING A COMPETITIVE WORKFORCE
Our goal is to establish Center for Growing Talent as a single-source authority on the employee value proposition.
We take our responsibility to our contributors and volunteers seriously. With our individual and corporate partners financial support, especially Produce Marketing Association, we have successfully built a full portfolio of industry-specific solutions that is helping our industry grow their talent now and into the future.
What They Say
We have been extremely impressed to see how CGT is investing in our workforces, our industry, and our community. We are all enriched by the programs and tools they offer, and we are grateful to be a part of investing back into our future leaders. The development opportunities they provide today will truly allow us to strengthen and grow our industry for generations to come.
CGT is an amazing industry asset! Their content rich programs and industry-specific solutions are making a real and sustainable difference in our industry. Our company benefits from the vast tool kit that is helping us directly attract, develop and most importantly retain smart, dedicated and driven talent.
Talent is by far our most valuable asset. Having the opportunity to invest in programs that attract, develop and retain talent and to see tangible, almost immediate return on that investment, is truly a gift that keeps on giving.