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Inventory Shrinkage – Is It Eating Into Your Profits?

Boardroom Metrics provides Strategy Consulting and RFP Response Writing expertise to clients in the United States, Canada, and Europe. The definition of Inventory Shrinkage varies slightly from manufacturing, to distribution centres, to retail. Irrespective of the situation, Inventory Shrinkage is simply the difference between recorded inventory and actual inventory. In other words, shrinkage is the reduction in [...]

Directors – Crisis, What Crisis?

Charles De Gaulle - Faced with crisis, the person of character falls back on themself. They impose their own stamp of action, take responsibility for it, and make it their own. In a previous blog, I shared that acting independently will identify you as a board contributor in times of conflict and crisis. In this [...]

By |October 7th, 2013|Business Management, Governance, Leadership, Management|0 Comments

Delivering Your Biggest Technology Order – Project Management is the Key

So, as the CEO of a growing technology company and having landed your biggest order ever, you take the advice of a trusted friend to put a project manager in charge of delivering your biggest order. It is certainly a good idea to treat your biggest order as a project, simply because it is big [...]

By |March 27th, 2013|Business Management, Management, Technology|0 Comments

John Molson MBA International Case Competition Day 3

Michael Waitzer - Reporting Live from the John Molson MBA International Case Competition in Montreal. A little background - The John Molson MBA International Case Competition -  now in it's 32nd year;  36 teams from around the world – from as far away as Cape Town, and Dublin and as close as Montreal. The teams [...]

By |January 11th, 2013|International Business, Management, News|2 Comments

John Molson MBA International Case Competition Day 2 continued

Michael Waitzer - Reporting Live from the John Molson MBA International Case Competition in Montreal. A little background - The John Molson MBA International Case Competition -  now in it's 32nd year;  36 teams from around the world – from as far away as Cape Town, and Dublin and as close as Montreal. The teams [...]

By |January 9th, 2013|International Business, Management, News|0 Comments

John Molson MBA International Case Competition Day 2

Michael Waitzer #MBAICC is well underway in Montreal. What an amazing event. The Fairmont Hotel in Montreal is an appropriate setting for the John Molson MBA International Case Competition. A grand old hotel that currently has young, bright minds roaming the corridors and convention levels. By way of background of this event, now in it's [...]

By |January 8th, 2013|International Business, Management, News|0 Comments

CIO Performance in Retail Organizations

Michael Waitzer brings an innovative and down to earth approach to the re-invention or next stage development of your Retail Brand through the Story that you are Telling and the Culture that you are Building. Is your Retail CIO worth a healthy six-figure salary???? There continues to be debate surrounding defining the role and value [...]

By |December 6th, 2012|Business Management, Management, News|1 Comment

CIO Role: 20 Insights from Boardroom Metrics Executives

Jim Crocker -  Founder and CEO of Boardroom Metrics. In preparation for dinner last week (‘Why CIO’s Need to Change Their Role’) with a group of 20 CIO's, I asked the Boardroom Metrics team of ex-CEO's, CIO's, consultants and others to give me their input. Here’s what they told me about CIO, CEO, the CIO [...]

By |November 29th, 2012|Business Management, Leadership, Management, News|0 Comments