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Difficult Conversations For Management

The hidden pressures that can make managing family businesses a challenge Full Article

Managing Growth Of The Family Firm

Embarking on any business venture can be uncertain and the same can certainly be said for family businesses. Full Article

Competitive Strengths Of Family Businesses

Recent research reveals the aspects of family business that provides competitive advantage in the marketplace Full Article

Employing Family Members In The Family Business

Employing family members should be no different to employing non-family but there are some areas to avoid when employing family members in the family ... Full Article


Not only does management involve the day-to-day operations, there is also need to consider the relationship of the business with the family and to build the necessary frameworks to enable management to operate effectively.

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Laying Down Boundaries For Family Firms

Address four key areas for a more secure family business future. Full Article

Key Challenges

Managing The Growing Shareholder Base

The increasing number of shareholders over time creates a challenge fo... Full Article

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Perpetuating The Family Business

The challenge is to do all that’s required to pass the company on to generation two... Read More

5 Signs Of A Successful Next Generation Leader

Family business survival depends on the ability of the next generation leader to manage and grow the enterprise. But how do you know if you possess the right qualities to succeed? Read More

Signs You’re Losing Control Of Your Family Business

Keeping control of your family business isn’t easy. For a start, ownership is not typically a full-time job, but is rather peripheral to your everyday work and lives... Read More

Who Gets Dad's Office?

Practical insight into who will be next, when the transition will take place, and how that successor will be groomed to make the move smoother. Read More

Three Lessons For Any CEO

When family-owned enterprises make it past the second generation (and too few do), there are a few common “lessons in success” that any CEO can draw upon for inspiration in sustaining their own business legacy. Read More

Emotional Sophistication For Tomorrow’s Leaders

The future looks rather dim for the white-collar workplace, if the most extreme predictions about automation are to be believed.  In an increasingly automated workplace, leaders should concentrate on uniquely human skillsets. Read More