How can we help you today?

Since 1994, Boardroom Metrics has provided one-stop, confidential access to independent industry experts, professional business advisers, senior interim managers and full-time executive talent.

Corporate Governance Consulting and Facilitation for Associations and Private Business

The three elements of a Board’s role are risk, strategy and performance management of the CEO. We help Boards execute their role and significantly improve governance effectiveness.

Download Board Orientation Presentation

An experienced Director, CEO and governance expert, Jim Crocker consults and speaks on corporate governance effectiveness. ‘Adding outside expertise and objectivity to annual Board assessments can completely change their impact on corporate governance effectiveness.’

Details of a Board Governance Assessment

NO. OF OPEN RFP’S FOR MONTH OF JULY, 2018*

(US, Canada)

INDUSTRY # US TENDERS # CDN TENDERS
Manufacturing, Industrial 549 94
Construction, Engineering 6372 91
Hardware, Software 824 130
Food, Beverage 437 93

* Source: MERX

Bid Portal Tracking Service

By Tracking RFP’s, RFQ’s and RFI’s released on  North American bid portals we help ensure our clients don’t miss out on important opportunities. Worried that your organization may be missing out? We can help.

Meet Karen McElroy, Boardroom Metrics CEO and Leader of the RFP and Bid Proposal Response Practice

Dedicated to helping clients win competitive RFP and Proposal bids, Karen is known for her unfailing responsiveness, lively personality and wealth of RFP writing experience. “Taking the stress out of the RFP writing process allows our clients to focus on what they do best”, Karen says. “Our expertise is making our clients look great.”

Karen’s profile

Top 12 Tips for Winning RFP’s and Proposals.

Our writing team put together these practical tips that will help you win more business through RFP’s and Proposals.

Download PDF

rfp-art-2

How can we help you today?

Contact us to find out how we can help. Call 416-994-6552 or email [email protected]
Get In Touch

Articles by Our Consultants

Five Questions For a Start-up Board Chair

July 12th, 2018|

Recently, I was contacted by a friend looking for some governance insight. She had been approached to be the Chair of a young, fast growing start-up. Although she didn’t have any Board experience, there were many logical reasons the start-up had reached out to her. My friend wanted to understand everything she could about being [...]

Winning RFP Proposal Strategies for Technology Service Providers

July 5th, 2018|

In this era of fierce competition among cloud and Software as a Service (SaaS) providers, and digital consulting firms, the decision to pursue public or private sector RFPs is one which you shouldn’t  take lightly. Much like in a game of high-stakes poker, business executives need to decide whether it is worth the risk of [...]

RFP Response Writer Services Guelph Ontario

July 4th, 2018|

Boardroom Metrics RFP Response Writing Boardroom Metric’s team of RFP response writers work from various locations across the United States and Canada. Currently there are nine writers and two graphic artists on the team. Canadian locations include Toronto, London and Calgary. Almost 100% of the work the team does is virtual via phone, email, text [...]

RFP Checklist ‘Go’ or ‘No Go’ RFP Decision?

July 3rd, 2018|

Tremendous effort, resources, and commitment are required to respond to an RFP. It can also take a toll on your team, both professionally and personally - as it usually means taking key employees away from their already busy job responsibilities. It may also require having your team work nights and weekends away from family and [...]

The Differences Between RFP, RFI, RFQ, and RFT

June 22nd, 2018|

People have lots of questions about Request for Proposals or RFP. It is the Supply Management marketing term for seeking respondents for sales opportunities. It can be understood in two ways: Generic: An RFP is a document or package that the issuer circulates to invite respondents to provide a sought product or service. Specific: An [...]

Should You Engage an RFI, RFP Response Writer?

June 15th, 2018|

You have an RFP response opportunity. Now what? Senior managers and executives are keenly aware of the pressures placed on them to produce wins – those wonderful things that forgive a multitude of failures and mistakes. But just because an RFI, RFP, RFQ, or another opportunity pops up does not mean one should make the [...]

Listen to our Podcast of experts, leaders & entrepreneurs

The founders of Boardroom Metrics tap into their network of leaders, professionals, entrepreneurs, freelancers and friends for wide-ranging insights on business.

Podcast