The Unpredictable Burden of Brexit

Five Ways Brexit Could Affect the Future of Family Firms

There is no shortage of uncertainty around the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. What we do know, however, is that the British pound immediately...
2020 Foresight

2020 Foresight: 7 New Year’s Resolutions for Family Businesses

The champagne has been popped and the previous year toasted; the holidays are behind us. With the calendar flipped to 2020, it's time to...
Universal Colors: How a Mother and her Daughters became Leaders in an Unlikely Industry

The Year in Review: 20 of our Favourite Quotes from 2019

Tharawat Magazine has the privilege to talk to inspiring family business leaders and industry experts from around the world. Their wealth of knowledge was...
Retire by FIRE

Retire by FIRE

Working professionals used to plan to remain in the workforce until 60 or 70, by which point they had amassed enough savings to retire...
Five Fast-Growing Family Businesses to Watch

Five Fast-Growing Family Businesses to Watch

Over one-third of family businesses worldwide (34 per cent) targeted double-digit growth in 2018/2019, compared to one-quarter (25 per cent) of non-family businesses. In rapidly...
Stihl

Top Ten Power Tool Manufacturers in the World

Between 2017 and 2021, the power tool market worldwide is expected to grow by more than $7.44 billion. According to Zion Market Research, the...
China

China’s Five Largest Family-Owned Companies

China’s shift into a profit-based economy over the last 30 years has facilitated the establishment of uncountable goliath companies, commanding acute international attention for...
Implications of a Cashless Society

Is it the End of Cash?

For millennia, humans have utilised systems of worth to exchange goods and services. Cashless societies existed operating on various payment models. Bartering, exchanging goods...
Succession in Hawai’i: The Next Generation of Family Business

Succession in Hawai’i: The Next Generation of Family Business

A recent survey conducted by Business Consulting Resources (BCR) Hawai'i indicates that sustained success in a family business depends largely on the realisation of...
Japan’s Four Oldest Family Businesses

Japan’s Four Oldest Family Businesses

Japan is known for its plethora of mature businesses, with an estimated 50,000 businesses over a century old. Of these, many are successful family...