Management Practice: Creating Inclusive Work Environments

QWE Practice Area: Create a work culture that enhances productivity through performance measurement and business development (130); demonstrate the value of employees with disabilities (450)

Ask DORIS is MVLE's intranet system that incorporates the organization's values of Diversity, Opportunity, Respect, Integrity and Success by providing increased communication and inclusion. In addition to providing current news and developments, employees have access to MVLE's information and documents such as reports, policies, procedures, commonly used forms, and myriad other resources. Employees are also able to access the organization's strategic planning and performance measurement systems. Ask DORIS is available to employees with significant disabilities and staff members through any computer that is intranet accessible. Furthermore, computer labs within each of their centers are open and available to the entire MVLE community.

Organization Using Practice: MVLE, Springfield, VA

Users: All employees with significant disabilities

Resources: Quality Work Environment Workbook

For More Information: Sonita Lal, Quality Specialist, MVLE, 7420 Fullerton Road #113, Springfield, VA 22153. Phone: (571) 322-0600.​