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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 it is not easy. 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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Millennials - Future Leaders Of Family Enterprises?

Millennials undoubtedly have some consistent tendencies, as in their use of social media, but this generation may not be as monolithic as some think.  Read More

Increase In Boardroom Diversity

More boards are reported to have more positions occupied by women but challenges remain. Read More

Social Capital In Entrepreneurship

Gry Osnes describes how family firms, especially immigrant family firms, need to build their ‘social capital’, and showcases a positive example. Read More

The Most Common Bones Of Contention

Experience in the world of family business consulting shows there are in fact many different ways family firms can be unhappy and in conflict. Read More

Succession Planning—Bet The Farm On It

Despite recent trends toward consolidation in the agricultural industry, farming generally remains a family affair.  Read More

Developing Leaders Through Adversity

In the perfect storm our world is currently experiencing, we need to develop leaders with character. Read More