Family Offices: The Sober Guardians of Family Wealth

Family businesses, and the wealth they create, are run by human beings, who can be impulsive. Read More...

Category: Interviews

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

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

Generational Wealth Presents A Paradox of Choice Children growing up with generational opportunity face Read More...

Category: Practice Insight

Author: Doug Baumoel

Wealth Can be Hazardous to Future Family Business Leaders

But all too often, the comfortable lifestyle that family wealth makes possible does not do the younger Read More...

Category: Interviews

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

Future Family Business Owners Can Learn to Manage Conflict

  Learning how to manage it and channel it productively is an important skill for entrepreneurship Read More...

Category: Education and Teaching

Author: Ritch Sorenson

From Startup to Midsized Company: Managing the Growing Pains

  With a great product, smart strategy and lots of hard work, a startup can mature into a midsized company, defined as a firm with between $10 million and $1 billion in revenue. This stage is Read More...

Category: Interviews

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

It’s Complicated: Managing Succession in Cases of Divorce and Adoption

Part 1 of 2 --  Family business succession planning clearly is among a family business’s most challenging events and plenty of experts have weighed in on how to do it right. However, most of Read More...

Category: Applied and Practice

Authors: Nadine Kammerlander and Leona Rethmann

Videos for the Global Family Business Community

published during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, links to resources that can help family businesses manage Read More...

Category: Education and Teaching

Authors: Peter Jaskiewicz and Thomas Clark

Diversify Your Family's Risks by Returning to Its Entrepreneurial Roots

But even the most successful family businesses face two critical challenges: diversifying their wealth Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: David Deeds

Family Office Continuity in the Time of COVID19

These institutions often claim to offer top-notch wealth management services and auxiliary services to Read More...

Category: Commentary

Authors: Hung-bin Ding and Dr. Rosa Nelly Trevinyo-Rodriguez

How Family Businesses Survive Unexpected ‘Wild Cards’

In order to survive such long periods, family firms need to successfully manage operational performance Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Wojciech Czakon , Monika Hajdas and Joanna Radomska