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Laying Down Boundaries For Family Firms

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

Process Of Creating A Family Constitution

A family constitution is a confidential family document outlining their vision and agreement on ownership and management of the business. So how do yo... Full Article


Developing an appropriate framework for the governance of the family firm is essential, from managing the family, the family involvement with the business, meetng the needs of working family members and non-family directors and employees and helping to develop responsible shareholders too.

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Examining Ownership Of The Asian Family Business...

Christian Stewart examines the ownership role in a family owned busine... Full Article

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The Last Challenge Of Family Business

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A Quick Heads Up On Constitutions

As the number of stakeholders increases, so does the complexity of the family business. A family constitution is a way of managing that complexity. Here are a few reasons you should consider developing yours in 2016  Read More

The Pitfalls of Family Trusts

Amelia Renkert-Thomas, co-founder of Withers Consulting Group looks at some of the pitfalls of family trusts and how they can be avoided. Read More

Governance 'Fatigue' In Family Firms

Over time family businesses may find there is inertia and so-called 'fatigue' when it comes to the governance of the family firm. Read More

Lack Of Governance Stunts UK Family Business Growth

Governance is a major challenge to the growth of gamily firms in the UK according to recent research. Read More

Keep Governance Simple

New legislation will force business to rethink how they govern their firms. Read More

A Shareholders Agreement. For A Family Business?

An insight into the reasons why the introduction of a shareholders agreement could be beneficial to the family firm. Read More