Missouri Better Government is all about helping our fellow citizens and meeting their expectations.
They expect their government to be as reliable and responsive as any other organization.

You, the State workforce, are the State of Missouri government. You are citizens who serve your fellow citizens. By helping each other and
working together, we can make the lives of Missourian’s better.

Together, we are answering:

Where Are We Heading?
Governor Priorities

Top priorities moving Missouri forward

Budget Explorer

Navigating our budget and measuring our performance

Strategic Change

Placemats summarizing department priorities

MO Careers

Be part of a team of proud, committed public servants for the State of Missouri.


Bringing supervisors and team members together to have meaningful professional development converstaions

MO Appreciation

Building a culture of meaningful appreciation for team members and the work they do

MO Way

Building advanced management skills for all state team members

Leadership Academy

Professional development program designed for emerging leaders

How Should Our Leaders Lead?
How Will We Get Better?
MO Learning

24/7 access to best in class training, including State of Missouri custom content

Show Me Excellence

Equipping team members to continuously improve our departments to serve citizens with excellence

Show Me Challenge

Competing to innovate and improving how we work together


Answering how we are doing so we can learn and grow


Honoring the top 10% of team members by awarding them up to $1500 for professional development

The three questions are basic, but answering them takes hard work. It is worth it, when we answer all three, we are at our best together.

We are:

  • More transparent about where we are heading and how we are doing
  • More citizen friendly, serving our fellow citizens as they deserve
  • More efficient delivering higher quality impact as smart as possible
  • More focused on what we should do and scaling back where necessary
  • More accountable so good public servant performance is recognized