BetterWorks Reviews

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Score 7.8 out of 100

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July 21, 2021
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 7 out of 10
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[BetterWorks is a] good fit for a 250+ employees company that implements firm wide KPIs/OKRs system to measure employee performance and track corporate goals and progress, promote transparency and accountability.
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April 11, 2017
Stephanie Casstevens | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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As a company that has nearly doubled in size in less than a year we've really had to make a conscious effort to over communicate and be transparent about or work to both stay focused and not duplicate work. BetterWorks has worked really well for us to be able to share progress, celebrate wins, stay focused, and collaborate across departments to best leverage our unique skills to achieve our top company goals. I'm not sure this kind of platform would have been necessary a year ago when we were much smaller (fewer than 50 people) but now that we're crossing 100 team members it's been...I'd say vital to keeping us on track.
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December 01, 2017
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Most suited for aligning and tracking key objectives. Not suited for project management.
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January 23, 2017
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 7 out of 10
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It is great for small to medium sized companies that would benefit from BetterWorks. It encourages workers to improve their skills and grow as professionals on a team. I guess that it would not be as useful for large corporations that have well established teams and projects. The exception for large corporations would be to use it to track the progress of interns or newly hired workers.
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Feature Scorecard Summary

Corporate goal setting (3)
9.0
Subordinate goal setting (3)
9.0
Individual goal setting (3)
9.0
Line-of sight-visibility (3)
9.0
Performance tracking (3)
9.0
Performance plans (1)
8
Plan weighting (1)
8
Manager note taking (1)
8
Performance improvement plans (1)
7
Review status tracking (2)
8.0
Rater nomination workflow (1)
8
Review reminders (2)
8.0
Workflow restrictions (1)
6
Multiple review frequency (1)
8
Reporting (2)
7.0

What is BetterWorks?

BetterWorks provides continuous performance for organizations like AOL, BMW, Kroger, GoPro, Sony Music and Schneider Electric. This solution is designed to help leaders improve employee performance through seamless goal setting and ongoing feedback.

The vendor’s value proposition is that BetterWorks software seamlessly connects four elements of the performance process: goals/OKRs, check-ins/conversations, 360/peer feedback and performance reviews.

According to the vendor, key benefits and features include:

Product Overview

  • Manage open and collaborative goals/OKRs
  • Drive frequent, lightweight feedback and coaching
  • Easily manage your performance process with automated program updates and reminders
  • View and update progress on the go with mobile and Apple Watch apps
  • Integrate with any application, including Gmail, Outlook, Salesforce, JIRA, Workday, SuccessFactors, Slack and more
Goals/OKRs
  • Easily update progress on goals/OKRs
  • Align on top company objectives
  • Make team meetings more effective with 'Meeting View'
  • Easily implement and manage the process
Ongoing Feedback
  • Improve performance with ongoing conversations
  • Get feedback from the right people, from managers to peers
  • Can be scheduled by HR or ad hoc
  • Easily manage your performance process

BetterWorks Features

Has featureGoals/OKRs
Has featureManager-employee check-ins
Has featurePeer feedback
Has featurePerformance Reviews
Has featureEmployee recognition

BetterWorks Integrations

Salesforce.com, Slack, Workday, SuccessFactors, Directory systems, Many others via API, Gmail, Outlook

BetterWorks Competitors

BetterWorks Pricing

  • Does not have featureFree Trial Available?No
  • Does not have featureFree or Freemium Version Available?No
  • Has featurePremium Consulting/Integration Services Available?Yes
  • Entry-level set up fee?Optional
EditionPricing DetailsTerms
BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform$15Per User per Month

Volume discounts apply.

BetterWorks Customer Size Distribution

Consumers
0%
Small Businesses (1-50 employees)
0%
Mid-Size Companies (51-500 employees)
50%
Enterprises (> 500 employees)
50%

BetterWorks Support Options

 Paid Version
Phone
Live Chat
Email
Forum/Community
FAQ/Knowledgebase
Social Media
Video Tutorials / Webinar

BetterWorks Technical Details

Deployment Types:SaaS
Operating Systems: Unspecified
Mobile Application:Apple iOS
Supported Countries:Global
Supported Languages: Global

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What is BetterWorks's best feature?

Reviewers rate Corporate goal setting and Subordinate goal setting and Individual goal setting highest, with a score of 9.

Who uses BetterWorks?

The most common users of BetterWorks are from Mid-size Companies and the Computer Software industry.