The SuccessCare Program
The SuccessCare Program

Mom and dad won't talk
If I were having a conversation with the next generation member, a question I would want to ask is this: What did you and your parents agree to when you took the job?

Getting started with family governance
Family governance is a process or structure to educate and facilitate communication between family members.

15 lessons family councils wish they knew before they started
Whether you are just starting a Family Council or have had one for years, much can be gained by considering the lessons others have learned in making their Family Councils work.

The 3-Circle Overlap

Problems arise because all matters pertaining to the business get mixed up in the overlapping areas. It is in these overlap areas that confusion reigns.

Often issues are addressed in a forum outside the circle in which they belong. This confusion then causes conflict.

It is crucial to clearly identify where issues stem from and then move them into the circle in which they belong. By separating the issues in this way they can then be addressed individually, and before they become huge roadblocks.

Succession planning impacts all 3 areas of a family business and is therefore the focal point of the overlap area. Click here for more information on the importance of planning for the future.

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