TWC Mission, Vision & Philosophy

Texas Workforce Commission Mission

To promote and support a workforce system that creates value and offers employers, families, individuals, and communities the opportunity to achieve and sustain economic prosperity.

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Texas Workforce Commission Vision

TWC and its Workforce Solutions partners will maximize the power of innovation and partnerships to boost superior business outcomes and realize a competitive advantage for all Texans in the global economy.

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Texas Workforce Commission Philosophy

Our work is guided by the following core beliefs:

  • We believe Texas is the best place in the country to live, work, and do business.
  • We believe that there must be a skilled worker for every employer and a job for every Texan that wants one.
  • We believe that local communities are in the best position to address local and regional workforce needs.
  • We believe that the workforce system of Texas must be market-driven, meeting the needs of employers and workers, for Texas to continue as a leader in the global market.
  • We believe that individuals must assume personal responsibility for making decisions about their lives and be accountable for their actions.
  • We believe innovation and partnerships centered around local economic priorities maximizes effectiveness.
  • We believe in conducting business with the highest standards of ethics, integrity, accountability, and efficiency.

Our success will be based on the following organizational values:

  • Our employees are our greatest asset.
  • We commit to excellence in everything we do.
  • We treat people with respect and dignity and in a fair and equitable manner.
  • We strive to be an innovative, flexible and learning organization.
  • We commit to transparent internal and external communication.
  • We commit to being an exemplary employer, with world-class performance.

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