Family Biz Matters

Author: Matthew Baran
“We have always done it that way” This phrase seems harmless. Yet, these 7 words and the resistance behind them could cost your business dearly. Are you familiar with the “Valleys of Death”?
Author: Cheyenne Bennett
We’ve all been there. On a Zoom call and you see those little black screens.   No camera. Just a name. A headshot if they are Zoom savvy.  
Author: Matthew Baran
  Over the last few months, I have shared blogs about the 5Ds of Life – five life events that can derail your business – and cited real-life examples. The importance of preparing for these events in advance cannot be understated.  
Author: Lizette Dubacher
Author: Cheyenne Bennett
Steve Jobs famously wore the same outfit:
Author: Cheryl Doll
In case you haven’t heard, building and growing a business is quite complex.  It requires people, all of which have different perspectives, personalities, strengths, skills, motivations, etc. and all of whom must be in alignment in order for the company to grow.
Author: Matthew Baran
  Disagreements. We all have them.   Some small and insignificant. Others as WIDE and DEEP as the Grand Canyon.  
Author: Tom Garrity
Words matter.
Author: Cheyenne Bennett
In January, I was working at my home office when I received a phone call from an unrecognized number. I don’t typically answer numbers that I don’t know, but saw it was from my hometown and it was a business number.
Author: Cheryl Doll
Why did I leave a comfortable position in higher education to help family businesses grow, thrive, and create legacies?
Author: Matthew Baran
Distress on a business.   While the internal impact of distress is both financial and emotional, the source of distress is most often caused by external factors ­– coming out of nowhere and out of our control, making it the hardest of the 5Ds to prepare for.
Author: Lizette Dubacher
  I have a question for you... But first, let me start with some background.  


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