Microsoft Viva Goals

A goal-setting and OKR management solution that aligns teams to your organization’s strategic priorities, driving results and a thriving business.

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Create clarity and stay aligned at scale

Some features vary by market

Create clarity and stay aligned at scale

Connect employees and teams to your organization’s top goals, help them understand their impact, and ensure cross-functional alignment.

Easily create, approve, and align on OKRs

Create new OKRs or start with built-in templates, and define success at all levels with approval workflows and flexible views.

Foster an aligned, purpose-driven work culture

Gain visibility into goals across your business with organizational, team, and individual views, and focus teams on your most critical priorities.

Connect projects and tasks to OKRs

See how your team’s daily work impacts your organization’s key priorities, and connect OKRs to the work systems your team is already using.

Focus teams on impact, not output

Focus discussions, provide context and simplify reporting on progress with custom dashboards and dynamically updated OKRs.

Keep everyone focused on high-impact work

Make it easy to view and share progress, and enable check-ins and nudges in Microsoft Teams. 

Present on progress at meetings

Share progress, context, lessons, and next steps with employees using customizable presentation templates.

Help employees stay focused

Connect daily work to organization and team goals using integrations with Teams, Azure DevOps, Jira, Asana, Tableau, and other apps.

Keep goals front and center

Encourage conversation and collaboration around goals, and help everyone thrive in the hybrid workplace.

Stay in the flow of work

Promote a purpose-driven culture with the Viva Goals app in Teams and Azure Dev Ops.

Rally conversation around goals

Communicate, collaborate, and check-in on goals with the message extension in Teams chat.

Keep track of progress at all times

Increase visibility into goals and progress with integrations into critical work systems like Teams, Azure DevOps, Jira, Tableau, and ZenDesk.

Some features vary by market

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See Viva Goals in action

Take a look at experiences that help teams come together to achieve results.

 

Microsoft 365

The features with checkmarks in this column are included in Microsoft 365 and Office 365 plans for enterprise.

Microsoft Viva Goals

Microsoft Viva Goals $6.00
user/month
(annual subscription—auto renews)2

Help improve business results and employee experience with a goal-setting and management solution that aligns teams to your organization’s priorities.

 Save 25%*

Microsoft Viva suite

Microsoft Viva suite Full price was $12.00 Now $9.00
user/month
(annual subscription—auto renews)2

Empower people and teams to be their best from anywhere with the full employee experience suite, including Viva Goals, Viva Learning, Viva Insights, and Viva Topics.

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Microsoft Viva Goals Microsoft Viva suite

Microsoft Viva Goals

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Create, manage, align, and customize OKR workflows with OKR templates, automated check-ins, advanced insights

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Boost your business rhythms with OKRs using shared dashboard and advanced insights

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Connect work to outcomes with deep integrations to tasks and projects

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Integrate into critical tools and data sources, to enable automated OKR check-ins

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Get enterprise scale and security with SSO capabilities, data encryption, SOC 2 type II compliance, enterprise-grade privacy, and advanced permissions

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Use advanced OKR configurations with customizable weights and scoring guidance

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Microsoft Viva Connections

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Customize Viva Connections with your company branding

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Create a centralized destination that’s personalized for employees

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Provide a unified communications channel to aggregate and share essential information

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Target communications and dashboard items to individuals or groups

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Boost critical items to maximize exposure

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Build a modern employee experience on your existing infrastructure

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Integration with partner providers and human resources systems

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Create custom adaptive cards to connect to your existing applications

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Microsoft Viva Learning

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Viva Learning in Teams

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Access full Microsoft Learn and Microsoft 365 Training libraries and the top 125 LinkedIn Learning courses

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Search, share, and chat about learning content

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Create learning tabs in Teams channels

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Organization-generated learning content with SharePoint and Viva Learning

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Course recommendations and progress tracking

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Integration with partner content providers

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Surface learning content in Microsoft Search across Bing.com, Office.com, and SharePoint.com1

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Add learning content to calendar with suggested time slots

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Microsoft Viva Insights

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Personal insights in Teams

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Viva Insights add-in and inline suggestions in Outlook

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Your daily briefing email

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Your monthly digest email and personal insights dashboard

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Premium personal insights: effective meetings tab in Teams with insights and recommendations

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Premium personal insights: initiate shared effective meetings plan

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Manager insights for leading strong teams

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Leader insights for seeing trends across the enterprise

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Custom analysis tools and accelerators

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Microsoft Viva Topics

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Search connectors (index items)

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Expertise finding

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Topic cards, pages, and centers

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Topic highlights in SharePoint, Office, and Microsoft Search

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Answer concierge and contextual search

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Coming in 2022

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Empower people and teams to be their best

Viva Goals is part of Microsoft Viva, the employee experience platform designed to help people connect, focus, learn, and thrive at work.

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