TUE 18TH FEB 2020


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Roots Of A Family Legacy

After years of running a successful business, a Wisconsin father enacts a succession plan for his son Read More

Best Practice For Successful Successions

Latest research identifies four key practices used by leading family businesses for successful successions. Read More

Succession In UK Family Businesses

If you are a family business owner, now is the time to tackle those difficult questions on succession for the long term benefit of the business and family relationships. Read More

Passing It To The Next Generation Is Not For Everyone

For some,  the pride and legacy of keeping the business in the family are just not worth the inherent challenges and struggles. Read More

Rising To The Succession Planning Challenge

Finding a family successor is one of the greatest challenges for family firms but when done correctly, it will deliver value for the company over and above any other strategy. Read More

Ten Tips For A Successful Business Succession Plan

Passing along a family business can be tricky business. There are a variety of legal, tax, and emotional issues that can complicate the process. A well thought out plan made far in advance can help plan for success. Read More

Dangers Of Gun-Based Succession Planning

Succession plans for family firms only work with the buy-in of all members. Read More

Australian Firms Unprepared For Succession

Australia, in particular Victoria and South Australia, has a relatively high proportion of family businesses in the third generation and beyond who seem unprepared to face transition and exit. Read More

The Challenges That Lie Ahead For The Next Gen

Latest research from PwC shows the the next generation of family business leaders – or next gens - are well prepared, confident and ambitious, yet see some significant challenges ahead. 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

Succession Planning Keeps Owners Awake At Night

Latest research from Close Brothers Asset Management shows that succession planning dominates the top ten worries keeping family business owners awake at night. Read More

Building Blocks In Place At LEGO

Smooth handover to the next generation ensures continued active family ownership of The LEGO Group. Read More

Boost For Succession In Scotland

The Budget on March 16, 2016 provided some welcome relief to Scottish family business owners with changes to Capital Gains Tan and Entrepreneurs Relief. 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

Business Succession Should Not Make Headlines

To help avoid the business impacts of a lengthy and complicated transition phase, those at the helm of their family business will benefit from taking these steps according to Ken McCracken. Read More