Roles in the Family Business

Roles in the Family Business

Issue 39 of Tharawat Magazine includes a special feature on the varieties of roles family members face in the family business.

PICTURE: Fernanda Hurtado, courtesy of AEF Chile

EDUCATION: AEF – Helping Family Businesses Thrive in Chile

According to Fernanda Hurtado, the call came completely out of the blue. A recruiter was looking for someone to boost growth, increase membership and rethink...
TECH TALK: Cybersecurity And The Private Sector - Trust Is Everything

TECH TALK: Cybersecurity And The Private Sector – Trust Is Everything

In the early 1970s, a former air force radar technician living in California discovered that the promotional whistle included in boxes of Cap'n Crunch...
Global Family Business News

Global Family Business News

INDIA – TATA MOTOR’S SHARE PRICE DROPS AFTER IT REPORTS ITS WORST QUARTERLY EARNINGS IN A DECADE The drop in revenue is a result of...
SPECIAL FEATURES: Role-Conflict in the Family Business

SPECIAL FEATURES: Role-Conflict in the Family Business

It is universally acknowledged that the close relationships between family members can define the success of family businesses or lead to their downfall. Conflict...
SPECIAL FEATURES: Role Definition and Collective Purpose in the Family Business

SPECIAL FEATURES: Role Definition and Collective Purpose in the Family Business

Flexibility is often touted as the single most valuable asset when it comes to sustaining success, and some family businesses try to foster this...
PICTURE: Founders George and Vera Bryan with their children, courtesy of Drayton Manor

SPECIAL FEATURES: Drayton Manor – Roles, Relationships, and Rollercoasters

Drayton Manor Theme Park is an iconic British family fun destination. Its longevity and award-winning facilities, including several large rides and a zoo have...
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: The Birth, Rise and Disruption of the Hotel Industry

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: The Birth, Rise and Disruption of the Hotel Industry

According to the World Travel & Tourism Council, the industry they represent contributes over $7 trillion to the world’s GDP, accounts for over 200...
STRATEGY: The Emergence of the Freelance Economy

STRATEGY: The Emergence of the Freelance Economy

It goes by several names, operates in an infinite number of ways and has the undeniable potential to revolutionise the working world. The freelance...
PROFILES: Picchiotti - Success by Design

PROFILES: Picchiotti – Success by Design

It’s a common refrain: successful business models are defined by their agility – being able to adapt to industry disruption and rapidly changing consumer...
PICTURE: Automatic assembly, courtesy of Armstrong

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Armstrong – Coming Home to the Family Business

When it comes to next-generation involvement in the family business, there is no definitive model for success. Family businesses are as unique as the...