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The founders of Boardroom Metrics tap into their network for wide-ranging and thought provoking insights on business, strategy, corporate governance and careers. Hosted by Jim Crocker.

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The founders of Boardroom Metrics tap into their network for wide-ranging and thought provoking insights on business, strategy, corporate governance and careers. Hosted by Jim Crocker.

    Corporate Governance: How to Improve the Board Self Assessment

    Corporate Governance: How to Improve the Board Self Assessment

    Board's who over-rate their corporate governance competency risk killing their corporate governance. This podcast looks at the dangers of Board self-assessments and how to improve their effectiveness. Here's a link to the related blog "How Board Self Assessments Kill Corporate Governance" https://www.boardroommetrics.com/blog/governance-board-assessment-20170113.htm

    • 12 min
    Special Edition: Winning RFP Tips

    Special Edition: Winning RFP Tips

    Tips we gathered from our writers on winning RFP proposal bids. Jim Crocker and Karen McElroy.

    • 11 min
    Private Business Corporate Governance

    Private Business Corporate Governance

    Risk, strategy, and the CEO. This special edition podcast focuses on corporate governance, specifically as it applies to private business.

    Jim answers the following questions:
    - should private business leaders be as obsessed with governance as they are with the rest of their to-do list?
    - is corporate governance a KISS exercise?
    - what are the key elements of strong corporate governance?
    - what are three best practices of corporate governance?
    - describe the corporate governance work that Boardroom Metrics does for organizations

    This governance blog on the Boardroom Metrics site is one of the most viewed pieces of content.

    http://www.boardroommetrics.com/blog/corporate-governance-for-private-business-two-best-practices-20130503.htm

    • 17 min
    Doug's Business Book Shelf

    Doug's Business Book Shelf

    Best business books. After explaining what a PEBKAC is, Doug takes Jim through some of the library he uses to mentor his management teams. Some new, some old. Jim throws in 'Crossing the Chasm'.

    Doug's blog on the business book shelf.
    http://www.boardroommetrics.com/blog/best-business-books-20160610.htm#.V1q7xZMrL-Y

    Like Doug, Tom Peters thinks reading is good for leaders too!
    http://www.strategy-business.com/article/Tom-Peters-Wants-You-to-Read

    • 20 min
    Geeks In The Boardroom

    Geeks In The Boardroom

    Corporate governance. Jim talks with Mark Orlan, Executive Director Information Technology and Services at Schulich School of Business, York University in Toronto. Mark recently re-posted an article titled your 'Next Board Member Should Be a Geek' from Strategy and Business Magazine. It's a topic that's near and dear to Jim's heart. http://www.strategy-business.com/article/Your-Next-Board-Member-Should-Be-a-Geek?gko=7758e

    • 16 min

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Doug, the regular guest on this podcast has a ton of great management experience. Any manager looking for some insight on managing well will get a lot out of this podcast.

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