The Pursuit of Excellence Board Self-Assessment Tool (POE) is designed to help family foundations understand their current performance as they strive for greater effectiveness. POE walks boards through a powerful self-assessment process to quickly pinpoint areas of shared interest for the group. POE was developed for boards and CEOs seeking to understand their strengths and discover opportunities for improvement. Unlike other board self-assessment tools, POE focuses on the family-specific aspects of governing and managing a foundation. Interested in taking the assessment? Pursuit of Excellence is available at no cost to current Friends and for $2,500 for those that are not currently Friends of NCFP.