When the conditions defined in an automatic workflow are met, or when you start an on-demand workflow, Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online creates workflow jobs to perform the actions defined in the workflow logic. Checking the status of your workflow jobs can help you to keep track of the progress that they are making in automating your business processes. You can see the status of in-progress workflow jobs, which workflow jobs have succeeded or failed, and why failed workflow jobs could not be finished. You can use this information to correct problems in your workflow logic.
You can view workflow jobs from three places in Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online: