Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence opens up a world of opportunities to family businesses and the private sector worldwide.

KNOWLEDGE: Longevity in the Family Business Context

KNOWLEDGE: Longevity in the Family Business Context

Judy Green, PhD, is president of the Family Firm Institute, an international professional association of individuals and organisations that advise and study multi-generational family...
ENTREPRENEURS: Les Mills - A Family in Fitness for Three Generations

ENTREPRENEURS: Les Mills – A Family in Fitness for Three Generations

Understanding the transformative power of group fitness helped Phillip Mills, the Managing Director of Les Mills, grow his family’s New Zealand-based gym business across...
ENTREPRENEURS: Samuel Hubbard Shoe Company - The Extraordinary Story of How Bruce Katz Found His Way Back to Footwear

ENTREPRENEURS: Samuel Hubbard Shoe Company – The Extraordinary Story of How Bruce Katz Found...

The diversity of the Katz family’s experience in the shoe industry is remarkable. From climbing the ladder into factory ownership and building boots for...
SPECIAL FEATURES: Dierks Farms - Innovative Family Cattle Farming

SPECIAL FEATURES: Dierks Farms – Innovative Family Cattle Farming

Blending automation and social media marketing with traditional farming practices, Dierks Farms is a fifth-generation family business that is redefining modern agriculture. After inheriting the...
TECH TALK: Carbon Capture in an Environmentally Conscious Era

TECH TALK: Carbon Capture in an Environmentally Conscious Era

It was a landmark achievement. By ratifying the Paris Agreement on December 12th, 2015, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) set...
STRATEGY: The Emergence of Holding Companies

STRATEGY: The Emergence of Holding Companies

Holding companies are an interesting legal construct – they are not operational, so do not provide a product or service – but their business...
FEATURES: PAUL - The Global Bakery

FEATURES: PAUL – The Global Bakery

Instantly recognised by its stylishly minimalist signage: elegant white lettering on a clean black background, bakery Paul boasts over 700 sales points on four...
EDUCATION: Smith Family Business Initiative at Cornell - Leveraging the Power of Family Networks in Education

EDUCATION: Smith Family Business Initiative at Cornell – Leveraging the Power of Family Networks...

Despite forming the backbone of the global economy, family businesses still have limited choices tailored to their specific needs and challenges in the education...
FEATURES: ISKU - 90 Years of Family and Furniture

FEATURES: ISKU – 90 Years of Family and Furniture

The design and manufacture of top-quality office furniture has been the Vikström family’s passion for 90 years. ISKU, the Vikström’s business, has built a...
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: Toys - More than Just Fun and Games

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: Toys – More than Just Fun and Games

The Argentinian company Juguetes Rasti was founded in 1965 by Antonio Dimare, an Italian immigrant with a passion for making toys. The original Rasti...