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Forward

In view of the recent global events, the Tharawat Magazine team has decided to compile as many useful resources as possible to help you and your family business think and move forward.

Millennials - Why You Need Them and How You Can Retain Them

Millennials – Why You Need Them and How to Keep Them

Millennials (people born between 1981 and 1996) are often thought of as a paradox in today’s business culture. So much has been written about...
How Canada's Family Businesses and Entrepreneurs Are Adapting To Change

How Canada’s Family Businesses and Entrepreneurs Are Adapting To Change

The WHO announced on March 11 that the world was facing a pandemic with the novel coronavirus. At that time, Canada had just 103...
5 More Ways Businesses are Stepping Up to Help their Communities

Five More Ways Businesses are Stepping up to Help their Communities

Over the last month, many of us who work in nonessential industries have learned to communicate in new ways, work remotely, look for opportunities...
Will COVID-19 Permanently Change the Way We Work?

Will COVID-19 Permanently Change the Way We Work?

As the global business community scrambles to adjust to the sweeping changes brought about by COVID-19, many organisations are struggling to maintain productivity while...
Leveraging the Board in Times of Crisis

Leveraging the Board in Times of Crisis

There is perhaps no situation that proves the worth of a board – particularly one with outside directors – more than a crisis with...
Historical Cases of Crisis Management

Historical Cases of Crisis Management

Just before the turn of the 18th century, it was a commonly held belief in the West that all swans were white, simply because...
Five Ways Businesses are Stepping Up to Help Their Communities

Five Ways Businesses are Stepping Up to Help Their Communities

It would appear that the coronavirus outbreak has underscored a universal truth about human nature: in the most extreme circumstances, humanity's best and worst...
How Coronavirus Could Choke the World's Economic Supply Chain

How Coronavirus Could Impact the World’s Economic Supply Chain

As health officials around the world struggle to contain the spread of coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan in the Chinese province of Hubei late...
[Podcast] Leveraging Big Data to Reach Your Customers

The Gradual March of Artificial Intelligence

Prognostications on a future with artificial intelligence (AI) range from slow and imperceptible change to a radical new world where machines rule the earth,...
The Gig Economy and the Future of Family Business

The Gig Economy and the Future of Family Business

The philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti said, "One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end." He probably wasn't...