MCLDA Vision

The MCLDA will inspire and influence the Mid-Columbia community by serving, mentoring, and equipping its leaders.


Principles

I will promote the principles of our Free Enterprise System to others, by highlighting its accomplishments and displaying confidence in its future.
I will recognize that all individuals inherently desire to practice their occupations to the best of their ability.
We believe in lifelong learning, continuous improvement, and the development of workforce capable of sustaining a competitive posture in the global economy.
I will maintain a broad and balanced outlook and will recognize value in ideas and opinions of others.
We believe in the highest standards of personal and organizational integrity and respect for the individual.
I will assume that all individuals want to do their best.
I will be guided in all my activities by truth, accuracy, fair dealing, and good taste.
We believe that managerial responsibility is shared among all individuals at all levels of the organization and that leadership is critical to management success.
I will help my associates reach personal and professional fulfillment.
We believe management is a creative, dynamic, and essential process enabling people to achieve personal and organizational objectives.

Ethics

I will keep informed on the latest developments in techniques, equipment, and processes.
I will maintain a broad and balanced outlook and will recognize value in ideas and opinions of others.
We believe management is a creative, dynamic, and essential process enabling people to achieve personal and organizational objectives.
I will recognize that leadership is a call to service.
We believe in lifelong learning, continuous improvement, and the development of workforce capable of sustaining a competitive posture in the global economy.
I will earn and carefully guard my reputation for good moral character and good citizenship.
I will promote the principles of our Free Enterprise System to others, by highlighting its accomplishments and displaying confidence in its future.
We believe in the highest standards of personal and organizational integrity and respect for the individual.
I will support efforts to strengthen the management profession through training and education.
We believe that individuals and organizations have a community and civic responsibility.