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Professor and Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation / Loughborough University
Too Much Love in the Family Can Hurt
Strong family relationships are good for business, but being too insular will blind the family to great ideas from the outside and actually hurt return on equity.
Applied and Practice
Resilience to Resurgence: How to Grow Your Way Out of the Crisis
Everybody is talking about resilience during the pandemic. But resilience alone won't help firms thrive in the post-pandemic world.
How 1,100 Family Firms Grappled with Covid-19
Some are rallying the team, communicating better and discovering strength and resilience. For others, the crisis has made their weaknesses and conflicts worse.
Five Things Family Businesses are Reckoning With Now
This video, also available as a podcast, explores how family businesses are balancing cherished traditions and social capital against the mandate to control costs at a time of economic peril.
Alfredo De Massis
To Encourage Innovation, Tap the Next Generation of Leaders
This article and podcast explore how family businesses can keep products and services relevant and avoid playing catch-up with competitors.