From Solo to Team: Helping Siblings Maintain Your Valuable Outside Relationships

A family business founder or leader often toils for years to cultivate good relationships with people Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Luis Cisneros , Bérangère Deschamps and Sebastien Geindre

How Family Dynamics Shape Family Businesses

– shares his thoughts on family dynamics and family business conflict and explains why business families Read More...

Category: Commentary

Authors: Joseph Astrachan and Claudia Binz Astrachan

The Paradox of Choice: Wealth's Impact on Family Potential

A family business might provide the teenager the choice to not pack groceries as his or her first job Read More...

Category: Practice Insight

Author: Doug Baumoel

Helicopter Parenting Can Hurt Future Family Business Leaders

The founders of many longstanding family businesses likely had parents who insisted on responsibility Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

Surprising reasons owners exit family businesses

An issue often raised in family business studies is that only about a third of family businesses make Read More...

Category: Theory and Research

Authors: James Hoffman , Ritch Sorenson and Keith Brigham

Assessments Can Help Develop Family Business Leaders

a way for families to identify and improve communication habits. Read More...

Category: Practice Insight

Author: Doug Gray, PhD

Family Business Experts: How to Survive the Holidays

Family can be the root cause of this stress -- and families who run businesses together often have another Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

Wealth Can be Hazardous to Future Family Business Leaders

  Preparing the next generation for leadership is an important mission for family businesses. Read More...

Category: Interviews

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

'CHAOS' Brings Order to Family Businesses

: if the coexistence of family and firm is managed well, the family business will have great potential Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: Salvatore Sciascia