Microsoft Viva Goals Is Generally Available!
Microsoft, one of the United States software and technology giants, has officially announced the general availability of Microsoft Viva Goals , a tool for tracking goals and progress, supporting the Goals and Key Results (OKR) goal setting framework. Microsoft states that companies will help their teams align business performance with the organization’s most important business goals.
The company stated the following in its blog post about the general availability of Viva Goals:
Viva Goals caters to companies.
Microsoft Viva Goals is a goal setting and management solution that aligns teams with your organization’s strategic priorities, drives results, and is an evolving business. We help business leaders build higher-performing teams, HR leaders improve the employee experience, and help employees feel a sense of purpose and belonging at work.
The Microsoft Viva Goal tool offers a wide variety of features that can help companies manage their goals, providing insights into how far the entire team in a company has come in progress in business performance with respect to company goals. You can create OKR from scratch using Viva Goals.
With built-in templates within the application, you can create OKR compatible Projects and Tasks, set up custom boards and dynamically update OKRs and add links to boards.
It will work in conjunction with Microsoft Teams
Coming as part of Microsoft’s Viva portfolio of services, Goals offers Teams integration and provides one-stop accessibility. Viva Goals is available as a web application and can be used via a web browser, without prerequisites such as Microsoft products or subscriptions.
To use Microsoft Viva Goals service, Microsoft 365 F1, F3, E3, A3, E5, A5; You must have an Office 365 F3, E1, A1, E3, A3, E5, A5, 365 Business Basic, Business Standard, Business Premium or SharePoint K, Plan 1 or Plan 2 subscription.