Boardroom Metrics Blog

1601, 2017

Five simple tips to make Board strategic planning more effective

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: Leadership|0 Comments

Five simple tips to make Board strategic planning more effective A Board has three roles: identifying and mitigating risk, validating and overseeing the strategic plan and performance managing the CEO. Regarding the strategic plan, there [...]

1301, 2017

How Board Self-Assessments Kill Corporate Governance

By |January 13th, 2017|Categories: Leadership|0 Comments

How many governance Boards of Directors think they’ve nailed corporate governance because their own internal self-assessment says so? There are several (obvious?) reasons why self-assessments are dangerous. Lack of competency. The truth is, most Boards [...]

1111, 2016

A Simpler Board Role, Better Corporate Governance

By |November 11th, 2016|Categories: Board of Directors, Governance|0 Comments

Corporate Governance: Board Effectiveness We’ve been involved in corporate governance consulting now for over twenty years. We’ve also served as Directors for public, private and not-for-profits organizations. Here’s what we’ve learned about corporate governance: Every [...]

609, 2016

Outsource Writer for RFP Responses

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|0 Comments

How Outsourcing Your RFP Proposal Response Will Make Your Business Better There are actually some people in the world who love the challenge of responding to an RFP.  They’re organized, good with details, strong writers, [...]

209, 2016

How to Update your Toronto Executive Personal Brand

By |September 2nd, 2016|Categories: Leadership|0 Comments

How to Update your Toronto Executive Personal Brand Over the past seven years we’ve talked to hundreds of executives in Toronto and all over the world about their personal brands. Many are over forty and [...]

2308, 2016

Top 12 Tips for Responding to RFP’s – What We’ve Learned from Clients on Winning Bids

By |August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Government Proposals, Procurement, RFP|0 Comments

Writing a winning proposal takes some planning, time and skill. Over the years we’ve worked with clients on hundreds of responses. We’ve worked with large organizations and small ones. Regardless of size, there are some [...]