Values


Values

Values

Values are ideals, standards, or qualities considered worthwhile or desirable. See also “principles,” which are often shaped by values.

are ideals, 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.

, or qualities considered worthwhile or desirable. See also “principles

Accepted bases of action or conduct. For the Organizational Standards Initiative, our guiding principles provide a value‚Äźladen foundation on which our work can be based.

,” which are often shaped by values.