Family Firms: How Much Cash is Enough?

with family owners overseeing strategic decisions, whereas other family firms are both owned and managed Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Yuliya Ponomareva , Domenico Cambrea , Daniel Pittino and Alessandro Minichilli

Retirement Options and their Consequences for Small Business Owners

these questions by studying the retirement process of small business owners, who not only have to manage Read More...

Category: Applied and Practice

Authors: Valeria Alterman and Ariane Froidevaux

For New Research Insights, Study One Family in Depth

They involve non-economic goals such as socioemotional wealth, as well as economic goals such as shareholder Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Lori Tribble Trudell , Theodore L. Waldron and James C Wetherbe

Generative AI Can Help Family Businesses Innovate and Grow

knowledge work and improve business functioning, allowing us to focus on innovating and creating wealth Read More...

Category: Interviews

Authors: Mat Hughes and Paavo Ritala

Will Your In-Laws Help or Hurt Your Family Business?

Lesser-known family business owners and managers experience this too, and they need to effectively manage Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Marco Mismetti , Emanuela Rondi and Cristina Bettinelli

Too Much Love in the Family Can Hurt

study measured the firms’ return on equity (ROE), the family’s payoff from its investment of its wealth Read More...

Category: Applied and Practice

Authors: Ines Herrero and Mat Hughes

Dealing with Inflation: Advice From the Experts

business centers and serve as consultants; thus, they know firsthand how inflation has affected the management Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

Surprising reasons owners exit family businesses

  Research on owner-manager experience has suggested that owner-managers who stay in one business Read More...

Category: Theory and Research

Authors: James Hoffman , Ritch Sorenson and Keith Brigham

What Family Businesses Should be Doing Now

by bringing together the family to reflect among generations on the past challenges the business managed Read More...

Category: Applied and Practice

Author: Kimberly Eddleston