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A More Important Role for Private Company Boards

By |May 3rd, 2017|Categories: Family Business, Governance, Private Business|Tags: , , |

Expanding the Role of the Private Company Board Most private companies report having a Board of Directors. Typically, the role of these private company Boards is for the owners to meet and make decisions about [...]

RFP, Bid Writing: How to Write the Best Executive Summary

By |May 1st, 2017|Categories: RFP, RFP Writer|

The executive summary is arguably the most important element of your RFP response. It tells the reader everything they need to know about the rest of your response: - That it reflects their needs - [...]

RFP’s, RFI’s: The Best Writing Tip I Ever Got

By |May 1st, 2017|Categories: RFP, RFP Writer|Tags: , , |

Many years ago, I was part of a consulting firm with a mean, curmudgeonly owner. I wasn’t a fan of his. He wasn't a fan of my writing. So, he decided to teach me how [...]

Corporate Governance For Private Business – Two Best Practices (Updated)

By |March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Family Business, Governance, Private Business|Tags: , , |

Recommendations Start with why - defining the role of your private company Board will help you identify how governance can be improved. There are three reasons that private businesses have Boards: business advice business oversight make [...]

Podcast: Don’t be fooled by your Board Self-Assessment

By |January 28th, 2017|Categories: Governance|

  Boardroom Metrics provides Corporate Governance and Strategy Consulting services to Public, Private and Not-for Profit Organizations in the United States and Canada. Board self-assessments are an important corporate governance tool. However, Board self-assessments that [...]

Best tips to make Board strategic planning more effective

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: Family Business, Governance, Leadership, Private Business|Tags: , , |

Boardroom Metrics provides corporate governance and strategy consulting to Public, Private and Not-For-Profit organizations in the United States and Canada. The five best tips to make Board strategic planning more effective. A Board has three [...]