Vision, Mission, and Values


We will make Louisiana the best place in the country to get a job or grow a business, and our goal is to be the country's best workforce agency.


We put people to work.

Core Values

  • Integrity and respect: We treat each other with respect; our actions and our words are considerate, honest and ethical; we do what we say we will do.
  • Open communication: We seek first to understand--we listen, we give and receive meaningful feedback, we value different opinions and perspectives.
  • Accountability: We work on the right things, we hold each other accountable, we follow the rules and we use LWC resources wisely.
  • Teamwork: We all work as part of the larger LWC team, we collaborate across boundaries, we agree on and work toward common goals.
  • Continuous improvement: We set high standards and goals using external benchmarks, we are data-driven and self-critical, we analyze and improve our processes.
  • Adaptability: We welcome and adapt to change, we respond quickly to customer needs, economic challenges inspire new ways of doing business.