Beirut Blast.- Pic By Michel Khoury

Electronic Labor Day and Beatport ReConnect present ‘For Beirut’

Beirut Blast.- Picture by Michel Khoury On September 13, 40 days of mourning, after the tragic and horrific blast that shook the Lebanese capital, Beirut,...
The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey

In 1949, anthropologist Joseph Campbell published “The Hero with a Thousand Faces”, completely revolutionising the way we understand stories. His groundbreaking work combined psychological...
Nano Technology Drives Next-Gen Materials

Nano Technology Drives Next-Gen Materials

In 2016, the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Fraser Stoddart and Ben Feringa for their work in the area of...
The World’s Ten Largest Telecommunications Companies

The World’s Ten Largest Telecommunications Companies

The start of 2020 was an exciting time for the telecommunications industry, filled with new opportunities. The advent of 5G technology meant there were...
Five Reasons Family Businesses will Emerge as Natural Leaders when the Pandemic Recedes

Five Reasons Family Businesses will Emerge as Natural Leaders when the Pandemic Recedes

Over the past two months, I have watched my father and husband work tirelessly to protect our businesses. We have struggled to retain our...
Navigating the Pandemic: How Family Businesses Have Responded, and Considerations for the Next Phase

Navigating the Pandemic

Survey Summary by Sam Bruehl, Omar Romman and Hilla Talati As COVID-19 spreads around the world, many of us have had to adapt to a...
Forged in Fire: Family Resilience during Times of Crisis

Forged in Fire: Family Resilience during Times of Crisis

Editorial by Dennis T Jaffe, PhD and James Grubman, PhD  Recent financial and social upheavals have shaken every family’s experience of well-being, including perspectives on...
Looking into the Eye of the Storm

Looking into the Eye of the Storm

Last month, AvS – International Trusted Advisors conducted a survey of Family Business Owners and CEOs across Europe to get some perspective on how...
Ten of the Biggest IPOs for Family-Owned Businesses

Ten of the Biggest IPOs for Family-Owned Businesses

In recent decades, IPOs have become a popular means of advancement for businesses looking to transform and raise capital in exchange for a share...
Hello Kitty and the Culture of Giving to the Next Generation

Hello Kitty and the Culture of Giving to the Next Generation

In a gesture reminiscent of the same gift-giving spirit characterised by his popular Hello Kitty creation, 92-year-old Shintaro Tsuji ceded his leadership of Sanrio,...