Strategies for Keeping Your Family Connected

  In her second interview with Familybusiness.org, Mitzi Perdue shares strategies from her book Read More...

Category: Interviews

Author: Kimberly Eddleston

A Family's Non-Financial Values Shape Its Sustainability Strategy

One big decision is whether to have a formal sustainability strategy, which entails protecting the environment Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Josh Hsueh , Alfredo De Massis and Luis Gomez-Mejia

From Solo to Team: Helping Siblings Maintain Your Valuable Outside Relationships

outside the family, including banks, suppliers, customers, and the community where the business operates Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Luis Cisneros , Bérangère Deschamps and Sebastien Geindre

Surprising reasons owners exit family businesses

organizational factors such as structure (Ford and Slocum, 1977), innovation (Damanpour, 1992), strategy Read More...

Category: Theory and Research

Authors: James Hoffman , Ritch Sorenson and Keith Brigham

How Family Firms Can Ensure Being Sustainable Pays Off

One of the greatest challenges today for any firm is to operate a sustainable business model. Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Adrian Stutz , Sabrina Schell and Andreas Hack

How to Encourage Devotion Among Nonfamily Employees

Our key sources were non-family senior executives who were key decision makers, who oversaw major operations Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Josep Llach , Valeriano Sanchez-Famoso and Dr. Sharon M. Danes

How Family Businesses Survive Unexpected ‘Wild Cards’

In order to survive such long periods, family firms need to successfully manage operational performance Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Wojciech Czakon , Monika Hajdas and Joanna Radomska

Women Show Their Strengths When Family Businesses are in Trouble 

differences in depth, while keeping in mind the formal and informal rules of the society in which they operate Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Allan Discua Cruz , Eleanor Hamilton , Giovanna Campopiano and Sarah Jack

10 Things That Help Family Businesses Preserve Their Legacy

Their longevity can be attributed to distinct strategies and values that are deeply rooted in familial Read More...

Category: Applied and Practice

Author: R. Adam Smith