Family Business: Leadership in the Time of COVID-19

Family Business: Leadership in the Time of COVID-19

Leaders cannot be inaccessible during a crisis. According to Fortune India, family business owners need to have a strategy in place during the COVID-19...
Chris Tabish: Leadership with Laughter

Chris Tabish: Leadership with Laughter

Those who think business is no laughing matter have probably not met Chris Tabish. The stand-up comedian uses the lessons drawn from his combined...
Nerves of Steel

Nerves of Steel

Cecily McGuckin was no stranger to the family business, Queensland Steel and Sheet (QSS), when she joined. As such, she was well aware that...
Kongō Gumi and the Six Secrets of Longevity

Kongō Gumi and the Six Secrets of Longevity

Kongō Gumi, a Japanese construction company, was founded in 578 AD by a Korean immigrant named Shigemitsu Kongō who was skilled in the art...
Building a Lasting Legacy: Nine Steps to Family Business Success

Building a Lasting Legacy: Nine Steps to Family Business Success

George Isaac's immersion in the success factors that define family businesses saw him move beyond his role as CEO of his own family's multigenerational enterprise...
Tanweer: Resilience and Adaptability

Tanweer: Resilience and Adaptability

Greek entrepreneur of Syrian origin, Joseph Samaan, knew that re-establishing his business in another country offered a paradox of seemingly insurmountable challenges and unmissable...
From Surviving to Thriving: The Shifting Perspectives from Generation to Generation

From Surviving to Thriving: The Shifting Perspectives from Generation to Generation

With 100 years of history and over 100 stores in the UAE, Kuwait, Bahrain and Oman, the name Jashanmal has become synonymous with retail...
Success is a Progression: Healthy Boundaries, Healthy Business

Strength Through Boundaries: Implementing Structure in a Boundless Business

According to Rob Lachenauer and Omar Romman, establishing boundaries is a delicate, multigenerational balancing act, but one that strengthens a business by preparing it...
The Path to a Harmonious Business

The Path to a Harmonious Family Business

According to Chris Yonker, the overall health of an organisation – family businesses notwithstanding – depends on self-assurance and productive interaction in the workplace....
Silvia Tcherassi: A Colombian Fashion Trailblazer

Silvia Tcherassi: A Colombian Fashion Trailblazer

A pioneering force in Latin American haute couture, Silvia Tcherassi is the global fashion designer behind “casual luxury”, a hard-to-define yet unmistakable aesthetic that...