4 OKR examples for Business Plan

Formulating strong OKRs can be a complex endeavor, particularly for first-timers. Prioritizing outcomes over projects is crucial when developing your plans.

We've tailored a list of OKRs examples for Business Plan to help you. You can look at any of the templates below to get some inspiration for your own goals.

If you want to learn more about the framework, you can read more about the OKR meaning online.

Best practices for OKR

Your objectives should be ambitious, but achievable. Your key results should be measurable and time-bound. It can also be helfpul to list strategic initiatives under your key results, as it'll help you avoid the common mistake of listing projects in your KRs.

Building your own OKRs with AI

While we have some examples below, it's likely that you'll have specific scenarios that aren't covered here. There are 2 options available to you.

- Use our free OKRs generator
- Use Tability, a complete platform to set and track OKRs and initiatives – including a GPT-4 powered goal generator

How to track OKRs

OKRs without regular progress updates are just KPIs. You'll need to update progress on your OKRs every week to get the full benefits from the framework.

Most teams should start with a spreadsheet if they're using OKRs for the first time. Then, once you get comfortable you can graduate to a proper OKRs-tracking tool.

We recommend Tability for an easy way to set and track OKRs with your team.

Check out the 5 best OKR tracking templates to find the best way to monitor progress during the quarter.

Business Plan OKRs templates

You'll find below a list of Objectives and Key Results for Business Plan.

OKRs to launch a viable startup in the tech industry

  • ObjectiveLaunch a viable startup in the tech industry
  • Key ResultHire a core team of five professionals in tech, marketing, and operations
  • TaskIdentify required skills and experience for each job role
  • TaskSchedule and conduct potential candidate interviews
  • TaskPost job vacancies on suitable recruitment platforms
  • Key ResultFinalize business plan with a detailed financial projection
  • TaskReview and refine existing business model assumptions
  • TaskDevelop comprehensive profit and loss projections
  • TaskIncorporate relevant market research into the plan
  • Key ResultSecure investment from at least three different sources for initial capital
  • TaskResearch and identify potential investors
  • TaskConduct pitching sessions to these investors
  • TaskCreate a compelling business plan
Turn OKRs into a Strategy Map

OKRs to acquire proficiency in business analysis as a beginner

  • ObjectiveAcquire proficiency in business analysis as a beginner
  • Key ResultExecute two successful business analysis projects under supervision
  • TaskDevelop detailed project plans under supervisor guidance
  • TaskIdentify and define two suitable business analysis projects
  • TaskImplement projects, ensuring objectives are met successfully
  • Key ResultGain feedback showing 90% satisfaction from 5 different team members on collaboration skills
  • TaskSolicit feedback from each team member
  • TaskConduct an anonymous survey on collaboration skills
  • TaskReview and analyze received responses
  • Key ResultComplete four certified business analysis courses online
  • TaskDedicate regular study times and complete all coursework
  • TaskEnroll in the chosen business analysis courses
  • TaskResearch and select four online certified business analysis courses

OKRs to enhance partnership with business for valuable audit plan fruition

  • ObjectiveEnhance partnership with business for valuable audit plan fruition
  • Key ResultInitiate 3 strategic discussions with business stakeholders to identify potential audit areas
  • TaskPrep for discussions by assessing potential audit zones
  • TaskIdentify key business stakeholders for strategic discussions
  • TaskSchedule meetings with stakeholders to discuss audit areas
  • Key ResultGenerate 5+ tangible value creation strategies born from audit insights
  • TaskBrainstorm and develop potential value creation strategies
  • TaskEvaluate and finalize top five strategies for implementation
  • TaskIdentify key insights from previous audit reports
  • Key ResultAchieve 100% progression on the determined annual audit plan
  • TaskDetermine key priorities, resources and timeframe for the annual audit
  • TaskRegularly review the audit's progress and address any issues promptly
  • TaskEnsure thorough communication with relevant personnel throughout the audit process

OKRs to implement disaster recovery plan with RTO under one hour

  • ObjectiveIncrease disaster recovery efficiency
  • Key ResultProvide training on disaster recovery procedures to all relevant staff
  • TaskEvaluate effectiveness of training and adjust as necessary
  • TaskIdentify key stakeholders for disaster recovery training
  • TaskDevelop customized training plan and materials
  • TaskSchedule and conduct training sessions
  • Key ResultConduct disaster recovery test bi-monthly
  • TaskConduct test scenario walkthrough with all relevant stakeholders
  • TaskPrepare disaster recovery plan documentation
  • TaskAnalyze results, identify gaps, and update disaster recovery plan accordingly
  • TaskExecute disaster recovery test to validate plan and processes
  • Key ResultReduce RTO to under one hour
  • TaskImprove network bandwidth and reliability
  • TaskImplement automated backup system
  • TaskTest Disaster Recovery Plan regularly
  • TaskIncrease server redundancy
  • Key ResultEnsure all critical systems are covered in the recovery plan
  • TaskIdentify all critical systems
  • TaskDevelop recovery strategies for critical systems
  • TaskDetermine the impact of system downtime
  • TaskTest the recovery plan for critical systems

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OKRs resources

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