Change Management

Change Management in the Family Business

What does it take to implement real change in the business and family culture? Change is inevitable in life, the world around us, business and families....
The Battle that defined the Koch Brothers

The Battle That Defined the Koch Brothers

Their name is synonymous with hard-nosed business practices and conservative politics in the United States. To the left they are a two-headed monster that...
china-two-child-policy

How the Two-Child Policy Impacts Chinese Business Families

Two-child Policy in the New Normal: Will Chinese Business Families Change? When the Communist Party of the People’s Republic of China announced plans to...
Understanding financial markets for the business owner.

Why Every Business Owner Must Understand Financial Markets

If you have ever wondered why your business has periods where it performs really well, achieves growth and a healthy profit, but sometimes it...
Entrepreneurs Every Generation

A Blueprint for Family Entrepreneurship

Book Review: Entrepreneurs in Every Generation: How Successful Family Businesses Develop their Next Leaders By Allan R. Cohen and Pramodita Sharma, Berrett-Koehler, 2016 It isn’t often...
Behind the scenes of Family Business Leadership

Behind the Scenes of Family Business Leadership

In family firms, leadership plays a decisive role because ownership and leadership are unified within the same group of persons. A recent study called...
PWC Family Business Survey

Top 5 Findings from PwC’s Family Business Survey

According to PwC’s latest global Family Business Survey, family firms around the world cited external factors such as growing price pressures and increased government regulation...
D-town Enterprises

D-Town Enterprises: Connecting the World’s Industries Through Design

Interview with D-Town Enterprises CEO Rowdha AlSakit Since a very young age, Rowdha AlSakit had a passion for creation, and always knew that she would be in...
Largest Family Businesses in the World

Top 10 Largest Family Businesses in the World

Family companies have a tremendous impact on the global economy, but the fact of the matter is that most people don't realize this. Many...

Bold Entrepreneurship or Stable Leadership? Questions for the Next Generation Leader

Founders of family businesses are usually known for their entrepreneurial drive and spirit. This leads to the members of the following generation experiencing considerable...