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Take a quick read of our thoughts on everything OKR; whether it’s Culture, Performance or OKR opinions that you’re looking for then you’ll find it here

Sleighing OKRs in 2020

by Roger Longden | Dec 18, 2020

OKRS, People

Well, 2020 has been different! But let’s not linger on that point, instead I’m here to talk sleighing it, killing it, smashing it or whatever phrase you want to use. Whilst I am certainly not trivialising the year we have had, I’d love to share…

Is adaptability being overlooked by agility?

by Jenny Bowes | Dec 04, 2020

alignment, OKRS

If you’re looking for a new buzz word this year, it’s probably either lockdown, unprecedented or agility. To be honest we’re fed up of hearing about the first two so we’re going to jump in and talk agility. Or are we? Today we’re diving into…

Roger joins SalesPOP! for Expert Insights series

by Jenny Bowes | Nov 12, 2020

OKRS

Today’s largest companies, like Google and Facebook, use the OKR system. Founding Giant Roger joined Amazon bestselling author John Golden for the SalesPOP! Expert Insight interview to discuss the objectives and key results (OKR) system and its systematisation within companies. Here’s the full interview. If…

Is disruption a dirty word?

by Roger Longden | Oct 29, 2020

engagement, Innovation

Disruption is the disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process. But what happens if we flip the rhetoric and give disruption a positive platform? Disruption is everywhere, and whilst we can roll with most punches, to really succeed, we need to talk…

Understanding your OKR maturity

by Roger Longden | Oct 05, 2020

OKRS

How useful would it be for you to understand how your teams could be even better at setting/managing goals? Would a clear path to improvement be helpful too? If so, then you might want to check out our OKR/ Goal Management Maturity Model. The There…

Exploring where OKR magic happens

by Gill Arnott | Sep 03, 2020

OKR Podcast, OKRS

Giant Talk is our regular OKR podcast in which we dive into the OKR methodology and talk OKR best practice. Each month we bring you a live episode with our friends from Koan. This month we explored where the magic of OKRs really happens – the team…