Standards


Standards

Desired and achievable levels of performance against which actual performance can be compared. Standards

Desired and achievable levels of performance against which actual performance can be compared. Standards help to bolster public confidence, promote transparency and accountability, enhance performance and effectiveness, and help organizations achieve their mission, improve their practices, and educate board and staff about good practices.

help to bolster public confidence, promote transparency and accountability, enhance performance and effectiveness, and help organizations achieve their mission, improve their practices, and educate boardYour board of directors provides governance to your organization. and staff

For our purposes, staff refers to agency employees who are neither managers nor executive directors.

about good practicesSee the definition for best practices..