At Opportunity@Work, our values are at the core of what we do. Our staff is committed to the Opportunity@Work Statement of Values:
We act on our belief in the potential of all people:
We believe opportunity should exist for all people to achieve upward economic and social mobility.
We are committed with resilience to equity, inclusion, diversity, and equal access.
We prioritize advancing these values through the proactive recognition of different experiences and backgrounds with all stakeholders.
We are humble and persistent:
We start from a place of trust and respect, assuming the best intentions in others.
We celebrate learnings from successes, failures, and surprises, in order to constantly improve.
We are honest and courageous in pursuit of our mission:
We say what we mean in an effort to hold ourselves and others accountable to the people we serve.
We encourage our team to take risks and surface our failures.
We get stuff done by being flexible, simple, and decisive.
We empower, equip and expect our people to do their best work:
We communicate clearly and are transparent in our decisions, processes, and learnings.
We trust our people with decisions and actions to advance our mission.
We follow through on our commitments.
We invest in our people:
We put people over process, making policies and systems as flexible and simple as our mission allows.
We proactively advocate for and value one another’s personal well-being and professional development.
We set our people up for growth and success.