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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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Tired of Typos? Toronto Proofreader and Copy Editor

November 5th, 2018|

  Typo Finder Joins the Boardroom Metrics Business Writing Team The Boardroom Metrics writing team keeps expanding. We now provide copy editing and proofreading services along with our RFP, content writing, and writing project management services. This brings the total number of writing specialists on our team to twelve. Are you tired of typos? Do you [...]

Private Boardroom Rental Tips

August 11th, 2018|

Boards working on strategic planning or other governance priorities will frequently rent a private boardroom outside the organization’s offices. Whether the boardroom rental is at a resort hotel or a downtown office service, not all private boardrooms are equal. As an external Board facilitator, I’ve had the opportunity to observe what makes good and bad [...]

Association Governance Trends

July 20th, 2018|

Association Governance - Evolving From Operations to Oversight Here are the most common trends we are observing in Association governance: Board roles are being redefined to focus on governance and oversight from operations and staff direction. Board composition is being realigned towards risk, strategy and subject matter expertise from member representation. Board operating processes and [...]

IT RFP Writer York Region

July 18th, 2018|

As a growing, professional York Region IT provider, your business development team has probably won several customer contracts, and lost some. In some cases, you made a conscious decision not to pursue some leads. There are many reasons why IT and professional service firms choose not to invest time and effort to pursue certain business opportunities: [...]

Five Questions For a Startup Board Chair

July 12th, 2018|

Recently, I was contacted by a friend looking for some governance insight. She had been approached to be the Chair of a young, fast growing start-up. Although she didn’t have any Board experience, there were many logical reasons the start-up had reached out to her. My friend wanted to understand everything she could about being [...]

Technology RFP Response Writing Strategies

July 5th, 2018|

In this era of fierce competition among cloud and Software as a Service (SaaS) providers, and digital consulting firms, the decision to pursue public or private sector RFPs is one which you shouldn’t  take lightly. Much like in a game of high-stakes poker, business executives need to decide whether it is worth the risk of [...]

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