Creating a Family Council can be extremely beneficial for a family business. Whether the council is initially formed in order to manage succession plans, or it is set up with the intention of developing the next generation, the key is to always have a focus on the future.Read More
There are three core elements of an effective family business: honesty, fairness and transparency. These qualities are key to the longevity of an effective family business.
How these traits are recorded and communicated down the line is not only important but necessary. It’s easy … and it’s called a Family Charter.Read More
We spend a lot of time talking to family-owned businesses about the importance of developing a Family Charter together.
“Why?” you ask. Or, “What’s a Family Charter?” you might be wondering. Put simply, a Family Charter is a written agreement between family members.Read More
Normally people talk about STD’s especially in that embarrassed, sotto voice, ‘I can’t believe it happened to me’ way…. However in this blog I’m talking about a different STD: Sexually Transmitted Disputes, how families pass on the same fight currently happening with the current generation for the next generation to battle it out with one another.Read More