Development Plan Preferences - Development Plan Categories

The Development Plan Categories page of the allows you to manage the administrator-created development plan categories for development plans.

Note: You cannot create new categories on this page. See Development Plan Objective Categories.if you need to create new development plan categories.

To modify development plan preferences, go to Admin > Tools > Performance Management > Development Plan Preferences and go to the Development Plan Categories section.

Add Development Plan Category

Click Add Development Plan Category to add categories from the list of administrator-created development plan category types.


The name of the development plan category.


  • Make Default/Default - Click Make Default to set which category is the default type. "Default" indicates the current default.
  • Delete - Click the Trash Can icon to remove an item from the list. If an item is removed that is used in a user's development plan, the removed type remains in that development plan. If the default type is removed, the first type in the table is selected as the default.