Putting Your Values to Work



Putting your values

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

to work

Your organization is trying to solve extremely complex issues. The number of people your organization is trying to help might be rising. There is pressure to raise more money, usually with limited resources. You might be dealing with workplace conflicts that go unresolved.

If you value purpose then you can approach the decision from that perspective. You can reflect on how this new position will help you have a greater impact on your organization and those it serves.