Building Consensus in a Family Business Building consensus about how the business should be operated, now and into the future, is one of the most difficult problems confronting family businesses.
Professionalizing Family Business Management Professionalizing family business management is the most difficult and emotionally destructive problem confronted in family businesses. Learn how to handle it by evolution rather than revolution.
Succession: three ways to ease the transition The transition of ownership from one generation to the next can cause havoc in the family business and the family. Here are three ideas to help ensure success for your family business.
Pruning the family business tree Pruning applies to family businesses as well as trees. Prune to ensure that only qualified family members are employed. And learn what non-employee family members can contribute.