Create a purpose-driven culture where teams align to achieve results
Empower each person to understand their impact and keep priorities top of mind.
Create clarity and stay aligned at scale
Connect employees and teams to your organization’s top business goals, help them understand their impact, and ensure cross-functional alignment.
Easily create, approve, and align on goals
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 company goals 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 interoperations 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 employee and business 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.
See Viva Goals in action
Learn more about experiences that help teams come together to achieve results.
See how thousands of Microsoft employees are using Viva Goals
How the OKR methodology took root at Microsoft, team by team
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How Microsoft is driving alignment with organization-wide adoption of Viva Goals
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Features and pricing
Microsoft Viva in Microsoft 365
Some employee experience features are included in Microsoft 365 plans for enterprise.
Microsoft Viva Goals
Originally starting from $6.00 now starting from $6.00
(Annual subscription–auto renews)1
All the employee experience features included in Microsoft 365, plus:
OKR workflows and templates
Shared OKR dashboards
Integrations with critical tools and data sources
SSO capabilities, data encryption, enterprise-grade privacy, and advanced permissions
Advanced OKR configurations with customizable weights and scoring guidance
Microsoft Viva Suite
Originally starting from $12.00 now starting from $12.00
(Annual subscription–auto renews)1
Everything in Viva Goals, plus:
Support for multiple company-branded employee destinations for news and announcements in Viva Connections
Viva Engage leadership and knowledge experiences to help connect everyone across your organization
Centralized campaign management for multichannel publishing with Viva Amplify
Viva Insights to improve productivity and wellbeing with data-driven, privacy-protected insights
Organization-wide “voice of the employee” surveys in Viva Glint
Quick surveys to help managers seek and act on feedback with Viva Pulse
Viva Learning to seamlessly integrate access to learning content into the places employees already spend their time
Frequently asked questions
The Viva Goals license includes access to the Viva Goals app in Teams and the Viva Goals web app. Use these apps to:
- Create, manage, align, and customize OKR workflows with OKR templates, automated check-ins, and advanced insights.
- Boost business rhythms with OKRs using shared dashboards and advanced insights.
- Connect work to outcomes with deep integrations to tasks, projects, and embedded OKR views.
- Integrate into critical tools, such as Teams, Slack, and Glip, to enable automated OKR check-ins.
- Get enterprise scale and security with single sign-on (SSO) capabilities, data encryption, enterprise-grade privacy, and advanced permissions.
- Use advanced OKR configurations with customizable weights and scoring guidance.
Viva Goals is available as an app in Microsoft Teams and as a web app. The Viva Goals web app has no prerequisites—customers can purchase and use Viva Goals with the web app without any other Microsoft product or subscription.
A Microsoft Teams product license is a prerequisite to use the Viva Goals app in Teams. Teams can be licensed with:
- Microsoft 365 F1, F3, E3, A3, E5, A5.
- Office 365 F3, E1, A1, E3, A3, E5, A5.
- Microsoft 365 Business Basic, Business Standard, Business Premium.
- Microsoft SharePoint K, Plan 1, or Plan 2 license.
In October 2021, Microsoft acquired Ally.io, a leading OKR company. With Viva Goals, Microsoft invested further into Ally.io capabilities to improve integrations with Microsoft Teams and weave Ally.io into Viva, Azure DevOps, Power BI, Microsoft Planner and Project. There will be more integrations with a broader set of Microsoft 365 applications and services over time in addition to partner integrations. See the full list of data integrations in Viva Goals documentation.
Microsoft has also invested in Viva Goals to ensure it delivers on enterprise scale and security requirements with features including single sign-on (SSO) capabilities, data encryption, enterprise-grade privacy, and advanced permissions.
Yes, Viva Goals is now available in all Microsoft global markets.
Viva Goals currently supports 11 languages: English (US), French (France), Portuguese (Brazil), Spanish (Spain), Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Estonian, German, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. By the end of March 2023, we will support 27 Microsoft 365 languages that are written left to right.
Implementation and support
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Viva Goals is part of Microsoft Viva, the employee experience platform designed to help people connect, focus, learn, and thrive at work.