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.

Leading question....

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Written by: Tom Button, CG Editor

Identifying a successor for the family farm is a process, not a battle for parental favouritism.  Being born into the family is merely the starting point.  Nor is a strong successor always the one who looks like a clone of Dad and Mom.  Instead, it comes down to thinking clearly about what the farm needs in order to be successful, and it also means openly communicating with the people involved.

To read more about picking the right person to head up the farm click here.

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