Family Values

Have you ever taken the time to formally identify and/or prioritize your own values? Congratulations to you if you have as most others haven’t.  This thought provoking exercise is worthwhile, […] Read More

Are you ready?

He’s Just Not Ready

Succession planning in the family business world is a daunting undertaking and, like other difficult initiatives, family business owners often elect to ignore the issue or procrastinate in having the […] Read More

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Fair vs Equal

Last month, we discussed the need for every business family to have their Wills, Powers of Attorney and Succession Plans in place.  As a follow-up, this column addresses the need […] Read More

What Does Your Will Say?

Here are two very important questions for all of you. The first important question:  “What would your family do tomorrow, if you unexpectedly died tomorrow?”  For most business families, there […] Read More

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Your Family Business

What is more challenging: understanding the complexities of your family or managing your own business?  Now imagine how those complexities may be magnified if are operating a family business that […] Read More