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10 Quotes on Leadership By Celebrated Business Leaders

According to Ray Carvey, executive vice president of corporate learning at Harvard Business Publishing, today's business world is more "volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous," than...
The Ecosia Team

Ecosia: An Eco-friendly Search Engine That’s Planted 2.5 Million Trees

Interview with Ecosia founder and CEO Christian Kroll Berlin-based search engine startup Ecosia has been described as the 'world's greenest search engine' by donating more...
Envestors Chairman and Founder David Moleshead, tips.

How to Raise Money For Your Company – Tips from an Angel Investor

Interview with Envestors chairman and founder David Moleshead David Moleshead was a career banker for over 40 years with senior positions in Europe and Asia...
How Power Can Ruin the Family Business

4 Side-Effects of Power That Can Destroy Your Family Business

Famed English historian Lord Acton once said, “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” The pages of history are filled with political,...
6tips succession

6 Tips on Succession – How to Pass Your Family Business

Powered by One of the most common questions related to family businesses is: how can a successful business be passed on to the next generation?...
Ursula Winzel, Branding Expert and founder of balcony8

Creating a Branding Strategy on a Budget: Tips from a Communications Expert

My name is Ursula Winzel, and I am a marketing and branding specialist. From an early stage in my career, I always dreamed of...
Raymond Weil: Story of Swiss Luxury Watchmaking

Raymond Weil: Behind-the-Scenes of a Family Run Swiss Luxury Watch Brand

Interview with Raymond Weil CEO Elie Bernheim In the 1970’s, the advent of the quartz watchmaking technology kicked off what later became known as the Quartz Crisis,...
Beware of the Halo Effect and other Business Delusions

Beware of the Halo Effect

Avoid Being Tricked by Business Success Stories In their efforts to achieve high performance, managers look to books and articles that claim to provide the...
Is Your Family Company Ready for Intergenerational Changes?, generation

Is Your Family Company Ready for Intergenerational Changes?

In the lifecycle of a family business, the family undergoes three major events: birth, marriage, and death. While each event occurs at vastly differing...
'Familyness' of Family Firms: A Competitive Business Edge?

The ‘Familyness’ of Family Firms

Is the Family Aspect a Competitive Business Edge? Family firms are the most common form of businesses in the world. It almost seems natural for...