Getting Everybody on the Same Page <i>(By Getting EveryTHING on One Page)</i>
Family Business / Latest Thinking in the Field

Getting Everybody on the Same Page (By Getting EveryTHING on One Page)

Thanks to Steve Legler for this week’s article –complete with the sample page that facilitates the process he describes. See below for Getting Everybody on the Same Page (By Getting EveryTHING on One Page). Yours in Practice, The Practitioner Getting Everybody on the Same Page (By Getting EveryTHING on One Page) Helping Business Families Find Clarity … Continue reading

Fownergement
Family Business / Issues in the Family Enterprise

Fownergement

Thanks to Luke Simmering of the Legasus Group for this slightly tongue-in-cheek addition to the family enterprise consulting lexicon! See below for an introduction, explanation and some suggestions on how to use “fownergement” in your conversations with clients serving various roles across generations. Fownergement The complexity of family-owned businesses has been examined, dissected, and discussed … Continue reading

2017 Family Enterprise Case Competition
Education / Family Business / Research in the Field

2017 Family Enterprise Case Competition

This week’s Practitioner features the Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC) held at the University of Vermont in mid-January. One of the nice things about being The Practitioner is that you get invited places! And sometimes more than once! Such is the case with the University of Vermont’s Family Enterprise Case Competition. This year the competition, … Continue reading

The Challenge of Developing Next Generation Leadership Presence in a Family Business
Family Business / Leadership / NextGen

The Challenge of Developing Next Generation Leadership Presence in a Family Business

Thanks to Denise Federer for a new take on Next Gen leadership and how advisors can help adult children of business owners gain the respect and trust of company employees. The Challenge of Developing Next Generation Leadership Presence in a Family Business Establishing leadership presence is important at any business, but it’s magnified tenfold, if … Continue reading