Tips & News

OKRs Tips 2/10 - They can be used in any industry or sector

We use OKRs to align teams and enable faster and empowered decision-making, and decisions are always made everywhere. So OKRs can be applied in a broad range of applications and should be used more! (politics, anyone? ;-) )

Consider this objective: Reduce air pollution and make [city] more livable by 2025

Key Result: 50% fewer cars driven through the downtown area Key Result: 100% increase in ridership of public transportation Key Result: 65% daily utilization of bike share bicycles

All of these indicate real citizen behaviour change, which is the ultimate goal. Sadly most cities start with solutions. Example: we'll build pedestrian-only blocks, or we will fine you if you drive a type of vehicle in a specific place. While these are admirable efforts, they are expensive and time-consuming and are often the starting points, not the experiments.

This example is a direct quote from Jeff Gothelf's article you can find below. It was perfect, so we took it "as it is."

Want more?

Get notified directly on Slack or via email when new tips, guides, templates, etc. become available!

Powered by Homeric