Carlos Slim: Success and Controversy of the Once-Richest Man on Earth

Carlos Slim: Success and Controversy of the Once-Richest Man on Earth

The title of the richest man in the world may sound more like a fantasy than reality, but a select few have actually held...
Mittelstand: The Family-Owned Titans of Germany

Mittelstand: The Family-Owned Titans of Germany

In today’s business climate it that if something has been proven successful – whether it be products, office designs, management structures, or training procedures...
The Samsung Epiphany - How the Electronics Company Achieved Global Dominance

The Samsung Epiphany – How the Electronics Company Achieved Global Dominance

Very few of us are ever lucky enough to have that true moment of epiphany – the one moment of absolute clarity when the...
J.R.D Tata of TATA Motors

Going Global – Learning from the Rise of TATA Motors

From its modest beginning in the 1940’s and 50’s as a small automobile assembling plant that produced commercial vehicles for the Indian market, TATA...
The Prodigal Son Returns - The Story of Mars, Incorporated

The Prodigal Son Returns – From Mars Bars to $78 Billion

Compared to the prominent family dynasties in the American business world such as the Waltons, Kochs, or Marriotts, the Mars Family and their corporation...
Merck Chairman Johannes Baillou

A Triumph of Governance – The Example of Merck

To say that Merck is one of the world’s oldest and most successful companies is akin to referring to Mt. Everest as one of...
Sam Walton, Founder of Walmart

The Secret to Walmart’s Success – Lessons from Sam Walton

He single-handedly changed the face of retail shopping in the United States. He came through failure and heartbreak and persevered to build the most...
Barnard Arnault, Chairman and CEO of LVMH

The Illustrious Rise of LVMH

Long before the 1987 merger that gave life to French luxury goods giant LVMH was the births of two family businesses Moët et Chandon...
3 Tips for boosting your business potential for entrepreneurs

Three Ways to Boost Your Business Potential

Successful entrepreneurs constantly have their eye on the prize, they will use every possible opportunity to maximise their profits without compromising the services or...
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....