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.

Passing on the crown

How a family firm can avoid a succession crisis:

More family firms are facing up to their biggest problem: avoiding a crisis as the business passes from one generation to the next.

Most of the world's best-known companies at some point listed their shares on stockmarkets, thus opening their ownership beyond the ranks of the families that founded them. Yet even among so-called "public" companies, many remain controlled, or at least to some extent influenced, by the very same families. Indeed, the majority of businesses are family-controlled, from unsung millions of modest firms to commercial giants such as Wal-Mart, Ford, Samsung or Hyundai.

To read the full article from The Economist click here.

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