NorthStar metrics and OKRs to show DevRel value and get focus

So what is a North Star metric, and why does it matter?

  • It gives your team a singular purpose while working in different capacities
  • It brings clarity because it makes it clear for everyone what the company is trying to achieve
  • It makes your company customer-centric
North Star Metric Examples

Anatomy of an OKR

  • Big overarching goal
  • A way to measure progress
  • The actions needed to achieve those results
Anatomy of an OKR
Creating alignment with OKRs

Where to Focus

Four pillars of DevRel

So, how do NorthStars and OKRs look together?

Wrap-up

What can go wrong with OKRs?

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Vera is a former developer turned into a Developer Community Advocate. Gym rat, runner, and dancer.

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Vera is a former developer turned into a Developer Community Advocate. Gym rat, runner, and dancer.

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