accenture

Lessons About the Future of Work from Accenture

When we talk about the digital revolution and the future of work, we often focus on cutting-edge tech companies, software providers, and other organizations that are firmly situated in the realm of “knowledge work.” But as argued in a recent series of articles from global management consulting and

How to improve performance management in 6 steps

How to improve performance management in 6 steps

If you think that all is well with your current performance management approach, think again: more than half of managers (58%) dislike their own organization’s performance review system and would give it a grade of C or less (source: Sibson Consulting). This data points to a significant issue in the

CIO strategies

4 Crucial Strategies for CIOs During a Digital Transformation

We at Workfront engage with chief information officers all the time, and we see firsthand the exciting but challenging role CIOs occupy today as they work to change the world through strategic deployment of technology. As CIO Review has put it: “Information and the interactions around it have become

Set Departmental & Team Objectives, Not Just Individual

Set departmental & team objectives, not just individual

OKR goals must be set in a way that works for your organization. They are not intended to be overly complex or forced. Instead, using OKRs is simply a goal-setting methodology to create clarity and alignment by connecting your teams to top company objectives. Each organization has specific needs and

workfrontleap 2019

Leap 2019 Second Half Highlights

More than 2,000 work management leaders attended the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference this week in Dallas, TX. The conference celebrates leaders who are transforming their teams, their companies, and even whole industries. Leap 2019 features nearly 200 sessions led by more than 150 presenters, along

Workfront Leap 2019

Leap 2019 First Half Highlights

More than 2,000 work management leaders are attending the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference this week in Dallas, TX. The conference celebrates leaders who are transforming their teams, their companies, and even whole industries. Leap 2019 features nearly 200 sessions led by more than 150 presenters

Strategic OKR examples to help you drive growth

Strategic OKR examples to help you drive growth

In this article, we’ll provide strategic OKR examples that when implemented can serve as a launching pad for growth in 2019. Obviously, every company is different, and we won’t pretend to know your specific needs and priorities. But these examples will provide inspiration for the type of goals you

Warning: OKR goals are not tasks!

Warning: OKR goals are not tasks!

Companies often confuse OKRs with tasks. Those conversations inspired us to write this post because OKR goals (or generally any organizational goals) are completely different than tasks. In fact, managing and tracking goals at an enterprise level  has nothing to do with tracking tasks. Understanding