Blue Ribbon Commission: Performance Metrics
Choosing the Right Metrics Is the First Step
by NACD Editors | October 20, 2010
In an effort to create more efficient methods of measurement, accountants, consultants and regulatory agencies have circulated scores of metrics, both financial and non-financial. This, in turn, has led to a great quantity of evaluation tools without a true sense of quality and priority. Boards often get too much information without always knowing what difference it makes to the achievement of corporate goals.