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Why are Some Boards More Successful than Others?

Insights by Wendy Luhabe, Social Entrepreneur ‘I have been on the boards of listed, unlisted, private sector, public sector, non-governmental, business school, my own businesses,...
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Following in My Father’s Footsteps

When life is abundant with opportunities and you are motivated by the will to learn and passion to lead, you will reach many achievements....

Social Entrepreneurship – A Creative Outlook to Human Development

Image Source: Pixabay via Pexels Insights from Ghassan Nuqul, Vice-Chairman of Nuqul Group We tend to make a marked difference between the concerns of the private...
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The Evolution of Financing for GCC Family Businesses

Insights from Prof. Giacomo Luciani, Director of the Gulf Research Centre Foundation Family business groups are the main pillar of the GCC private sector. They...
Family Business: The Art of Communication

Family Business & The Art of Communication

There is no shortage of words on how to communicate well in family business. Enter the words "family business communication" into a Web search...
Succession Planning in GCC Family Businesses

Succession Planning in GCC Family Businesses

Insights from H.E. Dr. Omar Bin Sulaiman, Governor of Dubai International Financial Centre Family-controlled businesses, the second largest shareholder after the government, form the umbrella...

How to Build A Family Business That Will Endure

Successfully running a family business over several generations is a complex performance that requires expertise and flexibility on many levels in the business as...

Professionalizing the Family Business

Image Source: Pixabay via PexelsExperience of the Al Majdouie Group It is often said, that one of the key challenges of family businesses is to...

Talent Management – Where to Start

War for Talent The ‘War for Talent’ has been widely identified as one of the challenges which firms across all industries and nationalities probably have...

Secrets of China’s Dynamic Entrepreneurs

China's economy has experienced a transformation in the last 30 years, from total reliance on state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and collectives to a mixed economy...