New Year, New Me Viva Goals
Published January 2024
Viva Goals is part of the Viva Suite, a set of tools focusing on the Employee Experience. Viva Goals leverages the proven Objective and Key Result (OKR) goal-setting methodology to bring clarity, focus, and alignment to your personal and professional aspirations.
At Engage Squared, we use Viva Goals to help us align our OKRs across multiple levels – from individual, team to organisational. OKRs across all levels are transparent, and we can be clear on what we’re working towards – together. Knowing that we’re working in unison towards delivering <people friendly technology>.
In the words of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, “a goal without a plan is just a wish.” This sentiment holds true, both in personal and professional realms. The ability to set and achieve meaningful goals is crucial for personal and professional success. Goal setting provides direction, motivates individuals and teams, and fosters a culture of accountability.
The Viva Goals platform takes this philosophy a step further by integrating the OKR methodology. It’s not just about setting goals; it’s about setting the right goals and outlining measurable key results to track your progress.
OKR’s should be:
We’ve laid out a few tips to help you wrap up 2023 and reach for the stars in 2024.
There are two very exciting changes coming to Viva Goals this year, that will make planning your OKRs even easier with Viva Goals.
🎉The first being that Microsoft has announced that Copilot in Viva Goals will be generally available for all Viva suite customers in Q1 2024!
Copilot will make goal setting in the new year easier, by:
🎉 And the second, Viva Goals will be integrated into Viva Engage this year!
The Viva Goals in Viva Engage integration brings mission, alignment and results into communities and conversation by helping customers build communities around goals, view goal progress from Viva Goals directly in Viva Engage, and create business communities within Viva Engage designed to help leaders better communicate top-down interactions and initiatives – including delivering praise based on goal progress and achievement.
You can expect to see this come to life in the first half of 2024.
In the world of goal setting, Viva Goals stands out amongst the rest. By embracing the OKR methodology, the platform helps individuals and businesses alike move beyond wishful thinking and transform aspirations into tangible results. As you embark on your journey into 2024, let Viva Goals help you to turn your goals into achievements, one key result at a time.
Get in touch below if you’re excited to learn more about how Viva Goals can help keep your organisation on track.Contact us
Caiti is a certified Change & Adoption Consultant at Engage Squared, with several years’ experience working in communications and change management in the tech space. Caiti is passionate about keeping people at the heart of technology change. When she isn’t sharing photos of her plants in the Plants of E2 Viva Engage community, she’s running long distances in Awabakal Country, and drinking strong coffee.