The Swatch Group: A Family Business That Saved a National Industry

The Swatch Group: A Family Business That Saved a National Industry

There is a similar origin story to a lot of successful family owned business. You’ve probably heard it told many times over. A brilliant...
Top 10 Most Generous & Philanthropic Companies in the World

Top 10 Most Generous & Philanthropic Companies in the World

We live in a golden age of corporate philanthropic giving, with companies around the world donating huge sums of money to various charitable organizations...
Horizons: Inspiring, Educating, and Connecting Next Gens

Horizons: Inspiring, Educating, and Connecting Next Gens

For family businesses, the challenge of integrating and passing on the business to the next generation is the single greatest issue they face. And...
The Stunning Collapse of the Once-Great Irving Empire

The Stunning Collapse of the Once-Great Irving Empire

It’s not entirely uncommon to see a family owned corporation split up into separately owned divisions once it reaches the 3rd or 4th generation....
Family Businesses in a Post-Brexit World

Scotland’s Family Businesses in a Post-Brexit World

Brexit is now a reality, and businesses across the United Kingdom are scrambling to deal with the implications of this geopolitical shift. In this podcast...
The Hidden Diversity of Successful Family Firms

The Hidden Diversity of Successful Family Firms

Family businesses have not always been celebrated in management literature. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alfred Chandler, in his influential book The Visible Hand, characterized family-run...
The Passing of an American Giant: David Rockefeller 1915-2017

The Passing of an American Giant: David Rockefeller 1915-2017

The Rockefeller name is synonymous with American old money and blue-blood wealth & power. For most of the 20th century, the family name would...
The Global Culture of Giving: Four Key Trends

The Global Culture of Giving: Four Key Trends You Need to Know

Over the last decade, we've seen a remarkable development in philanthropy: the emergence of a global culture of giving among leading wealth holders. Younger...
How to Grow a Luxury Brand | Ole Lynggaard

How to Grow a Luxury Brand | Ole Lynggaard

Tharawat Magazine is in Switzerland at the prestigious Baselworld fair, a global luxury trade show, and we visited Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen, one of the...
10 Inspiring Quotes by Top Family Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs

10 Inspiring Quotes by Top Family Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs

Successful family businesses and multi-generational entrepreneurs can often attribute a large number of factors to their achievements. But one key aspect that is commonly...