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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

Should you cascade OKRs?

by Jenny Bowes | May 31, 2021

OKRS, Strategy

In a word – no! But rather than leaving this blog there, let me explain why we don’t think you should be cascading your OKRs.  It’s assumed that your OKR map must match your business structure. This reinforces a traditional cascade of objectives, which will…

Webinar Recording: Using OKRs to navigate organisational changes

by Jenny Bowes | May 10, 2021

OKRS

Webinar: Using OKRs to navigate organisational changes Organisational changes such as reorganisations, rebrands, layoffs, and directional changes can be chaotic, unorganised, and overwhelming. OKRs can help leaders weather change by bringing clarity on priorities to the entire business, so everyone knows where the company is…

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…

Giant Talk LIVE: Using OKRs as a network not a hierarchy

by Lawrence Walsh | Aug 17, 2020

OKR Podcast, OKRS

Giant Talk is our regular OKR podcast in which we dive into the OKR methodology and talk key OKR best practice. Each month we bring you a live episode with our friends from Koan. On our latest live episode, we were joined by our regular Giant…

Linking OKRs and Performance Management – should it be done?

by Roger Longden | Apr 23, 2020

OKRS, Performance Management

So, here’s one of the most common questions I’m asked when we are helping a client to design the right OKR framework for their organisation: Should we link OKRs to performance management and, if so, how is it best done? Now there are OKR “purists”…

Guest Blog: Navigating uncertainty with OKRs

by Jenny Bowes | Apr 08, 2020

OKRS

Last week team TBG joined our friends over at Koan for a live webinar to discuss Navigating Uncertainty with OKRs. In our latest guest blog, Koan bring us their recap of our live webinar. Roger Longden and Lawrence Walsh of There Be Giants were joined…