Boardroom Metrics Blog

Continual Improvement – 8 Questions to Ask your Employees

By |July 15th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|

There are many critical moments in the life of a business leader. One often-missed opportunity is that one-on-one conversation with an employee regarding their happiness, performance, fit in the organization, or career track.

Hiring Millennials Without Using The Word Millennial

By |July 5th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|Tags: , , |

New trends in the business world are generally interesting and, at times, worthy of consideration and adoption. In most cases, there is always something to learn but I detest the concept and word… millennial. I [...]

Big Picture Thinking

By |June 30th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|Tags: , , |

Taking Time to Think - Big Picture Thinking I call it “window time”, the moments I invest in thinking solely about the big picture. It’s called the big picture for a reason… because it’s hugely [...]

Vendor Relationship Management Tips

By |June 29th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|

The Forgotten Relationship – Vendors The traditional business-to-vendor relationship is quickly becoming extinct.  Gone are the days where the sales rep shows up periodically to say hi, you phone in your orders, you flog your [...]

Julia Dumanian: CEO as Chief Communications Officer

By |June 24th, 2016|Categories: CEO, Governance, Leadership|Tags: , , |

Canadian Hearing Society CEO Julia Dumanian is an expert on the CEO role. Here she discusses the CEO's role as Chief Communications Officer for the organization. The role of the Chief Executive Officer has never been [...]

Now Read This!

By |June 10th, 2016|Categories: Leadership|

Now Read This! One of my favorite professional development tools is a bookshelf lined with my library of business books. If you read business books regularly and apply what you learn, you would absorb a [...]