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Making Digital Work For You

Companies have been urged to 'digitalise” or risk getting left behind but while many accept this as a reality, the precept is at best confusing ... Full Article

US Firms To Tackle Missing Middle

Latest research from PwC in the US highlights four ways that US family firms can tackle the 'missing middle.' Full Article

Blenheim Palace & The Business Of Heritage

Blenheim Palace, the home of the 12th Duke of Marlborough is also a business, and the business has been transformed in the last 15 years under the man... Full Article

Five Generations Of Pride, Passion & Service

Justin Burgess is the fifth generation of the Burgess family to take the helm and spoke to Paul Andrews about his journey. Full Article

Family Business

Family businesses are special and face issues due to the very nature of their ownership.  Check out all the latest articles in areas such as succession planning, employing family members, governance structures, marketing the family brand, family values, remuneration and much more besides. 

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Dominance Of Turkey's Family Firms

Yaşar Holding is a great example: born out of a trading concern in the 1920s, it evolved into the country’s leading paint business in the ‘50s, and is now a diversified group in its fourth generation. Read More

Should You Work With Your Family

Working for the family business could be seen as being as fraught as actually living in the same house. How do you keep things professional when your boss is a sibling, parent or another relative? Read More

The Importance Of Family Harmony

Tohtonku Sdn Bhd is a major player in the personal care products sector in Malaysia, and stands out from many other family firms in the region by having made it successfully to its third generation. Read More

Managing & Mentoring In Canada

Mother Parkers is one of the largest coffee and tea suppliers in North America and can trace its roots back to 1912.  Read More

Keeping Family Governance Simple

Good governance systems encourage families to communicate and work together more effectively, and they’re pivotal to family business success Read More

To Be, Or Not To Be The Next Generation Leader

Four questions younger family members should ask themselves before deciding on whether to enter the family firm. Read More