Benjamin Dell
Benjamin DellFounder & CEO, Missinglettr

What is the best OKR software for a startup to use?

We've been running for about 18 months, we've established problem market fit and are now looking to scale things up. I'm in the process of shifting over to the OKR (Objectives and Key Results) methodology. I'd love to hear any recommendations for a SaaS product that helps companies manage, track and collaborate around their quarterly OKR's. I've looked at products like Lattice and Perdoo, but they are much more tailored for Enterprise style setups (and budgets!). Any recommendations would be hugely apprecited.
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  6. Hey! We’ve recently launched Upshotly, a continuous performance management software specifically to help fast-growing businesses like yours to put people at the heart of success. We’d be delighted to work with you and help your team succeed using OKRs, One-on-ones, instant feedback, and recognition. Do check us out - Peace.
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    Iván Enríquez
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    We are a Lean Startup so when we tried to implement the OKR's at our company We started in very MVP mode. We started with a Sheet of Google Drive and commenting results in feedback's meeting with the document. At that moment the OKR Methodology didn't work
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  10. I think Workteam could be a good fit. See One of the potential pitfalls when implementing an OKR solution is that your employees adopt a “set and forget” mentality where they set their goals and then forget all about them until the end of the quarter. Workteam uses a weekly check-in feature to encourage employees to continually update the status of their goals throughout the quarter. It has some good reporting tools to give insights of progress of all the goals that align with the company objectives. Workteam also provides an optional work management feature for further breaking down goals into actionable tasks, which can encourage greater collaboration and awareness around the progress of goals.
  11. I would suggest to try They are a great fit for your usecase. Thanks
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  13. It perfectly fits your requirement and is more than just OKRs.
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    Think you might find this a simple OKR app for Missinglettr. Easy to get going, invite the whole team and track your metrics. Very startup friendly flat rate pricing.
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    Free OKR management tool. More than 300 customers in 4 months. Lots of new features to come Mid-May thanks to the first users. If that can help the community to reach operational excellence, feel free to spread it.
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    Quick Easy setting of Objectives and Key Results and linking them across teams. Most important, 1:1 Conversation, Feedbacks on Key Results, all gets attched.