Enable objective creation for group types

This article walks through how to enable or disable the ability to create objectives for specific group types. A group type is an umbrella label used to organize groups. Common group types include Departments, Teams, Locations, Squads, etc. Account admins can decide which group types they want individuals to be able to create objectives for.

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Access and availability

⛔️ Required access to Objectives.
👥 This article is relevant to Account admins.
📦 This feature is available in the Perform, Legacy Focus, and Total Platform pricing packages.



Managing objective creation for group types is only one aspect of configuring settings. Check out our "Configure Objectives feature settings" article to learn more about customizing the Objectives feature for your team.

Enable/disable Objectives for certain group types

  1. Click on the Settings gear in the top, right-hand corner of 15Five.
  2. Select 'Features' from the dropdown menu.
  3. Click on 'Objectives.'
  4. Open the 'Objective types' tab from the top navigation bar.
  5. Scroll to the "Group-based types" section. From here, use the toggle to the right of a group type to enable/disable objective creation for that group type.
  6. Save your changes.

What does this mean for objective creation?

When creating an objective, users are asked to choose what type of objective it is.


If they choose "A group", an additional dropdown menu will appear that allows them to select a specific group. The group type drop-down menu will only contain group types whose Objectives toggle is 'On'.


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