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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.

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An experienced Director, CEO and governance expert, Jim Crocker consults and speaks on corporate governance effectiveness. ‘Governance failure happens every day. Think Facebook or Tesla. Directors need to step or risk being part of  their own unfortunate – and preventable – governance disaster.’

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OPEN RFP’S FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2019*

(US, Canada)

INDUSTRY # US TENDERS # CDN TENDERS
Manufacturing, Industrial 523 93
Construction, Engineering 414 101
Hardware, Software 827 130
Food, Beverage 431 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.”

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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.

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How to Ensure RFP Response Quality Assurance

February 28th, 2019|

Writing a Quality RFP Response is a Process RFP response writing is a process. Therefore, it is appropriate that many clients seek RFP quality assurance when they reach out for assistance. Quality assurance is defined as ‘the maintenance of a desired level of quality in a service or product, especially by means of attention [...]

American Water Infrastructure RFP Opportunity

February 13th, 2019|

Largest Water Infrastructure Growth in a Generation On October 23, 2018, the US signed into law the America's Water Infrastructure Act of 2018 which will see the allocation of $1.5 trillion towards mostly water infrastructure projects over the next ten years. Most of these projects will be “drinking and wastewater systems, waterways, water resources, [...]

Toronto Governance Speaker and Facilitator

February 7th, 2019|

Jim Crocker is the Chair of Boardroom Metrics. He is an experienced Toronto governance speaker and facilitator. Jim’s governance experience includes decades of work with public, private and not-for-profit organizations in Canada and the United States.  He has broad industry experience including healthcare, technology, education, professional services and many others. Engaging Boards to Think [...]

7 Tips for Driving More High Quality Responses to Your RFP

February 7th, 2019|

The Primary Goal of an Effective RFP Process is Driving Higher Quality Responses to Your RFP Recently, we facilitated a meeting of RFP issuers who were seeking to improve the effectiveness of their RFP process. We heard that their primary goals for improving their RFP process were: 1. More responses 2. Higher quality responses [...]

How To Facilitate a Strategic Planning Session in Two Hours

February 6th, 2019|

Aggressive Facilitation for Strategic Planning Sometimes when clients call, they have three days to pull together a strategic plan. Sometimes, it’s a couple of hours. It is possible for a meeting facilitator to facilitate a strategic planning session in two hours using aggressive facilitation. In fact, it is possible to pull together anything in [...]

How a Professional Meeting Facilitator Makes Meetings More Effective

February 5th, 2019|

Every time a meeting happens, an investment (frequently substantial) is being made by the organization. One way to immediately improve the return on that investment is to use a professional meeting facilitator. The role of a professional meeting facilitator is to ensure high quality, clear outcomes based on the time and people involved. How [...]

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