WED 29TH MAR 2017


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Trust In Family Businesses

Trust is a fundamental basis for both cooperation and competitive advantage in family businesses Full Article

Generational Transitions In Family Businesses

Preparing to pass the business to the next generation is the toughest challenge for a family business. Full Article

Perpetuating The Family Business

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

The Succession Paradox

Succession in terms of business leadership confronts a family business founder with a complex set of issues. Full Article

Next Generation

Are the next generation sufficiently qualified to work in the family firm?  Do they want to?  Engaging with the next generation is essential if there is to be a family member at the helm in the future.

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The Very Model Of A Modern Education

With more international students from wealthy family firms heading to ... Full Article

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An Asian Perspective On Developing The Next Generation

An interesting and thought-provoking insight into Asian family busines... Full Article

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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 firm to reduce the risk of conflicts later on. Read More

Empowering Women & Achieving Change

Caroline Lubbers is unusual in that she comes from a family business on both sides - and it's both sides that inspire her in business too. Read More

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What Children Should Know Before Joining Family Firms

Good insight into the practicalities of succession planning with regards the next generation and on how to guide children into a family business. Read More

Succeed Outside The Family Firm?

A look into why it can make sense for the next generation to succeed outside the family business first. Read More

Enough Money Can Cause Family Tension

For the next generation, having a family enterprise changes everything – from your tax status to power dynamics in the family. The financial decisions once made single-handedly in the business must now be shared. Read More