Core Values

Values in Practice

Minimum Expected Behaviors At Umoja Work Places


We earn it by our actions!

  • We always speak with absolute honesty.
  • We respect confidentiality.
  • We keep promises we make.
  • We follow instructions not once, but every time.
  • We work with very little supervision.


Continuous Improvement

  • We always look for a better way to do things.
  • We talk with facts and data.
  • We plan before we act.
  • We eliminate waste where we see it when we see it.
  • We solve problems by asking what, why, when, where, who and how?
  • We always carry a notebook and pen, to write down ideas and action plans.


Unity and Support

  • We respect each other’s ideas.
  • We appreciate each other.
  • We challenge each other productively with positive regards.
  • We support each other during a crisis.


Doing What We Say

  • We meet deadlines and complete due actions.
  • We do not rest until the job is done.
  • We work towards exceeding expectations.
  • When we find a problem, we also think of solutions.


I Grow, We Grow

  • We teach, train and learn.
  • We accept challenges and celebrate success.
  • We continually review our progress.
  • We take risks and learn from our mistakes.