Here at Harlan, we are always working to improve. Operational excellence and career path growth for our Food Manufacturing Professionals is very important to us. To improve your career, you have to improve yourself.
In the last year, Harlan has launched a number of programs designed to help our team members grow and succeed in their careers as Food Manufacturing Professionals. These include our Mentorship Program, Our Apprentice Food Professional Program, Our Certified Food Professional and Master Certified Food Professional certifications and our Safety Sweepstakes just to name a few.
We decided it was a good idea to share some of the career secrets we use at Harlan. If you feel that the approach we take to employee success is something you'd like to know more about, we would love to talk to you about joining the Harlan team. You'll find a link at the bottom to help you get started.
Why do we go to work? Every day we trade our time for money. A paycheck, right? Well, that is true for most people. However, you are NOT most people!
Have you ever wondered what it would take to have more? Have you ever thought about where you wanted to be in a year? Two? What would your life look like? Does it have a nice new car or a better place to live? College courses? Maybe a better vacation? More money in the bank?
What does your future life feel like? Do you feel happier, more satisfied, more confident? Does your 'Future You' feel more at ease? Less anxiety about money? Imagine that feeling. Do you like what the 'Future You' looks like and feels like?
So how do get from your 'Right Now You' to the 'Future You'? Actually it is pretty simple and it doesn't matter if you are working your first job, are under employed or are the CEO of a company. Put these 3 secrets to work and you will improve!
Improvement happens one step at a time. It is a process, to improve your career, you have to want to do it.
In order to get to your 'Future You', you have to describe what goals the 'Future You' has achieved and the steps the 'Future You' took to achieve these goals. In other words, you have to invest time and effort into the 'Now You' to get to the 'Future You'. Here are some examples of how to do that:
Once your Secret Number One activities start to become a habit, build on them. How do you do this?
Here are some examples:
Secret Three builds on the activities of Secrets One and Two. The only difference is you now are sharing these knowledge with others to help them on their career path.
These five things are all forms of good leadership and it's mastering these things that will transform the 'Now You' into the 'Future You'. By adopting these three secrets and working at it consistently, in two years, you and your life will look very different.
Ready to get started on the 'Future You'? Your path to success is just one click away. Just look for the 'Get Started at Harlan' form on the home page.