Mission & Values – Michigan Works! South East

Mission and Values

The mission – Our mission is to develop today’s workforce and tomorrow’s economy by engaging employers, job seekers and partners.

 

Vision– Our vision is a community which fosters and sustains a strong, diverse economy where people can live, work and prosper.

 

Values:

Partnership

We convene partners strategically to better meet the needs, leverage resources, and more efficiently deliver workforce services to the community.

 

Responsiveness to Employer Needs

We promote a demand-driven system that anticipates and responds to employer needs.

 

Service with Respect

We serve jobseekers with integrity and dignity by delivering services with respect for cultural diversity, fairness, and differences of opinion.

 

Education

We value the importance of the education continuum of the K-12, postsecondary, and lifelong learning, leading to the development of a sustainable workforce.

 

Innovative Leadership

We foster innovation to maximize the economic impact of workforce funding and resources.

 

Continuous Improvement and Accountability

We evaluate services and programs based on the meeting or exceeding customer satisfaction, tracking performance to core metrics, and implementing continuous improvement processes to ensure a sound return-on-investment of taxpayer dollars.