THU 2ND APR 2020


Bringing the family business community together

When Family Farming Partnerships Go Wrong

Debbie King explains why advisers need to take a more active role Full Article

Family Firms & Talent Search Struggle

Why do mid-market and family owned businesses struggle to find the talent they need? Full Article

Work With Family & Still Enjoy A Summer BBQ

Leading family business consultants, Family Business Solutions, look at the advantages and disadvantages of working with your family. Full Article

Pre-Nuptial Agreements & Family Business

Unlike death and taxes, divorce is not inevitable. But it is increasingly common. Prudent families in business, looking to the long term, will want to... Full Article


Dealing with people and relationships invovled in the management and ownership of the family business needs careful thought as emotions are involved and can affect the communication and decision-making processes.

Hot Topics

Employing Family Members

Employing family members should be no different to employing non-famil... Full Article

Key Challenges

Keep It In The Family By Planning For Succession

Succession is often not dealt with until it needs to be implemented...... Full Article

Submit a People Story

Submit a People article to get the most out of Family Business United, register your news with us now and benefit from the FBU community.

Submit your story

More People

Everyone Should Have A Mentor!

From helping to get through the disagreements to harnessing new ideas - why every family business should have a business mentor  Read More

Setting Standards For Female Leadership

Latest insight showing that the UK’s family-owned businesses are setting the standard for female leadership.  Read More

Identifying Stressed Employees

Paying attention to the behavioural changes of the people in your team can help you intervene early, before more serious problems develop.  Read More

What Next After You’ve Sold The Firm?

You've sold the family business.  You’ve done really well out of the sale, and there’s excitement all round. But what happens next?  Read More

Recognising Signs Of Burn-Out

Lucinda Pullinger, Global Head of HR at The Instant Group, identifies the early signs of burnout and how to effectively avoid hitting ‘rock bottom’ Read More

Family Business Disputes

Howard Rutter, a specialist in family business disputes provides his thoughts as to why relationships break down and result in disputes. Read More