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Rise and shine: How family businesses are weathering the storm

Rise and shine: How family businesses are weathering the storm

While coronavirus has impacted every aspect of business life, some companies are pulling ahead rather than falling behind. Multi-generational family enterprises are particularly well-equipped...
Family Business Magazine

Decision-Making in the Time of COVID-19

Has your family established a framework that will help your business emerge unscathed? The Family Business Magazine suggests four steps: Review your family history and...
Lansberg, Gersick and Associates: a Crisis Management Toolkit specifically for family businesses

LGA: a Crisis Management Toolkit Specifically for Family Businesses 

Lansberg, Gersick and Associates (LGA) has developed this primer to support family businesses both in the short  and long term: - Manage risk at a systemic level  - Assign accountability for key...
Institute for Family Business

COVID-19 Guidance for Businesses in the United Kingdom

The Institute for Family Business is working to ensure family businesses in the UK can access the latest information and guidance during these challenging...
FEMA: Develop an Emergency Preparedness Plan

FEMA: Develop an Emergency Preparedness Plan

FEMA outlines strategic tasks to implement as the outbreak's impact becomes more clear. Aspects should include: - Reviewing contact information for employees to use during at-home work time - How to react...
Institute for Family-Owned Businesses

How Tos for Family Business: Managing with Covid-19

The Institute for Family-Owned Businesses tackles some of the widely asked questions on the COVID-19 crisis and how businesses are currently managing during this...
Tharawat Family Business Forum: Look to the Community for Guidance

Tharawat Family Business Forum: Look to the Community for Guidance

Family businesses and entrepreneurs all over the world are facing similar setbacks due to COVID-19. Many of them are providing actionable advice by writing about their experiences. - Use this...
Through My Business Health, the Australian Small Business and Family Member Ombudsman provides some tools to maintain your well-being as you navigate your business through the COVID-19 crisis.

Has Your Business Been Affected by COVID-19?

Through My Business Health, the Australian Small Business and Family Member Ombudsman provides some tools to maintain your well-being as you navigate your business...
BBC: Best Practices for Working from Home

BBC: Best Practices for Working from Home

With businesses all over the world forced to close their offices due to COVID-19, remote working has become a necessity. According to the BBC, there is a...
Niagara University Family Business Center COVID-19 Resources

Niagara University Family Business Center COVID-19 Resources

Niagara University's Family Business Center is designed to assist privately-owned businesses. The center’s COVID-19 resource portal includes: Coronavirus relief options Coronavirus small business guide ...