Cascading SMART Goals Overview

Paycor Legacy Support

May 22nd, 2024 Updated

Navigate objectives for yourself, your departments and the organization

The Objectives Overview page is a dashboard-view that provides an easy way to view and act on your objectives and provides a way to see how your teammates, departments and the organization as a whole are progressing with their objectives.


Click on Objectives > Overview

  • Use the quick links under Objectives in the Main navigation pane to navigate to other objectives related areas in 7Geese: Check-in, Explorer, and Alignment

Context Drop Down

  • Use the drop-down menu to view the objective page in another context such as focusing on the organization or a department

Objectives section

For individuals

  • In the objectives section, you’ll see a summary of all your objectives for the current cycle. You can easily see your overall progress as well as the overall status of your objectives.
  • Any objectives you participate in as an Owner, Stakeholder or Follower will be listed here as cards. Click on the objective to see more information:
  • Objective measurement target and current progress
  • Aligned child objectives
  • Last check-in
  • Click on the objective title to go to the objective detail page

For the organization

  • Like the objectives page for individuals, you’ll see a summary of all the organizational objectives for the current quarter.

For departments

  • The department view on the objectives page will show a summary of all the department’s objectives.

Legend for objective status dots

People table

The people table will look different depending on the context chosen for the overview page.

Individual view:

The people table shows you the people most relevant to you in 7Geese:

  • Your manager
  • Your manager’s reports

Managers view:

  • Click “My reports” to see only team members who report to you

Organization view:

  • Under the People Table, all the departments within the organization are shown with a summary of their objectives.
  • Clicking the down arrow to reveal more information about that department's objectives. To see that department's overview click 'View __Department's__ overview'.

Department view:

  • Under People, the members of that department will be shown.
  • If the department has any sub-departments they will be shown in the Sub-departments section.

To find out more about cascading SMART goal features, check out these additional resources: