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AUS partners with Tharawat Family Business Forum to promote research on family-owned businesses

AUS partners with Tharawat Family Business Forum to promote research on family-owned businesses

To provide a framework of cooperation and to facilitate collaboration in areas of interest, representatives of American University of Sharjah (AUS) and Tharawat Family...
NYU Abu Dhabi, Tharawat Family Business Forum Sign MoU

NYU Abu Dhabi, Tharawat Family Business Forum Sign MoU

The Tharawat Family Business Forum and NYU Abu Dhabi, NYUAD, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on a pilot project about...
25th Annual Prairie Family Business Conference Boasts Record Attendance

25th Annual Prairie Family Business Conference Boasts Record Attendance

This week, the 25th Annual Prairie Family Business Conference hosted their two-day event at the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown Sioux Falls. This annual conference...
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Baselworld 2017: Witness the Dawn of Trends

Baselworld is the single-most important trendsetting show for the world’s watch and jewellery industry. What makes it unmissable is the fact that only here...
Understanding the Competitiveness of Family Business

Understanding the Competitiveness of Family Business

The Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for Family Enterprise, Indian School of Business will be organizing the Sixth Asian Invitational Conference on Family Business from 3...
American Internet Entrepreneurs, Eric Ries and Marc Benioff, Join Campaign to Launch Gaza’s First Coding Academy

American Internet Entrepreneurs, Eric Ries and Marc Benioff, Join Campaign to Launch Gaza’s First...

Eric Ries and Marc Benioff today join Paul Graham, Brad Feld, Dave McClure, Fadi Ghandour, Samih Toukan, Skoll Foundation, Freada Kapor Klein and other...
Succession, Governance and Strategic planning, not economic headwinds, will hold Middle East family businesses back from growth

91% of Middle East Family Business Have No Formal Succession Plan

Despite economic uncertainty, almost two thirds (64%) of family businesses have grown over the past year, according to a new global survey conducted by...
Next generation opportunity for UK family businesses

Next Generation Family Business Members Seek Greater Involvement

Next generation family leaders are preparing for their future roles by calling for increased involvement, greater responsibility and more spaces to learn within their...
Family Businesses that embrace conflict experience success.

Family Businesses that Embrace Conflict Find More Success

Conflict can actually be an asset to companies when it's effectively managed and properly resolved. This is according to study findings from EY and...
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“All Work, No Play” Stifling Family Business Growth

Family business growth can be boosted if a ‘permission to play’ is encouraged in the workplace, according to Dani Saveker, CEO of the sector’s...