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Write for The Practitioner

Please see below for an invitation from The Practitioner Editorial Committee to write for the three special issues being planned on topics related to this year’s conference theme, Family Enterprise: Electrifying. In 2016, The Practitioner was pleased to have featured more than 80 writers from Canada, the Pacific Rim, Latin America, Middle East, UK/ Europe, … Continue reading

Most Read Practitioner Articles (July – December 2014)
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Most Read Practitioner Articles (July – December 2014)

In our last issue of the year, we are pleased to feature the most popular issues from July-December as well as the 10 most popular issues since The Practitioner began publishing. July-December 2014 2014 Conference article: Educational Session Highlights FBR podcast: “Towards the Cluster Model” – an interview with author Nava Michael-Tsabari Fellows article: “Your … Continue reading

An Interview with Peter Buffett
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An Interview with Peter Buffett

In this week’s issue Maya Prabhu, who is managing director of the Coutts Institute, Coutts & Co. in London and also runs the Coutts Forums for Philanthropy, interviews Peter Buffett about his unique upbringing, his thoughts about joining the family business, his approach to philanthropy, and his advice to families of wealth. Peter, an Emmy … Continue reading

A Triple Requirement for Family Businesses
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A Triple Requirement for Family Businesses

Thanks to Sylvain Daudel of the EDHEC Family Business Center for a thoughtful article and practical advice on how to increase the inter-generational transmission rate in a complex, global, competitive and uncertain environment. Yours in Practice, The Practitioner Continue reading

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Family Businesses and Community Foundations – A Natural Partnership

Community foundations are a worldwide phenomenon with more than 1400 around the globe. This week’s article presents a case study by William Lockington of LLF Lawyers LLP on how a family enterprise advisor can use a community foundation as a tool for working with clients on the topic of philanthropic legacy. Family Businesses and Community … Continue reading