Improving your Board’s Performance with Self Assessment


As low as $49 per board member (based on a 10-member board)

Is your board meeting its goals as a whole? How do you know? What does success look like and how do you measure it? In this course, you will learn the fundamentals of assessing your performance and how to establish policy that allows for continuous improvement.


Effective Boards regularly assess their performance, both collectively as well as individually. A periodic self-assessment will give your Board the opportunity to reflect on how well it is doing relative to your responsibilities and offer improvements individually and collectively.

With this course you will receive a detailed 8-page governance guide, 20-minute video training module and a sample governing policy you can start using today to implement standards and responsibilities and be able to assess them on an ongoing basis.

What You'll Learn

  • The fundamental purpose and benefits of self assessments
  • How and when to perform these assessments
  • The self assessment process and what questions to ask
  • Presenting and interpreting the results of a self assessment
  • How to improve your plan based on results and records


About your instructor: Darrell Kuhn

DJ (Darrell) Kuhn, author of The Boardroom Blueprint, is a noted leader and visionary with a successful career in an executive leadership and a member of Atlantic Business Magazine’s prestigious CEO Hall of Fame. He has been an exemplary community volunteer and board member in roles for many organizations over the last 30 years including the Chamber of Commerce; United Way; Food Banks; Canadian Mental Health Association; Diabetes Association; Rotary Clubs and various Business Developmental Agencies.

A strong advocate for local non profit organizations, Darrell recognizes the profound impact on the communities they serve. He believes that the creation of a strong governance structure and leadership capacity, significantly impacts the effectiveness, brand and reputation of any organization. This passion and experience has positioned Darrell as a foremost expert in effective board governance and leadership.

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Course can be made available to your entire board.

2 Lessons