It’s great to have spent time with so many different families over the past 20 years. I get to see what works and what doesn’t. I have the chance to work with so many highly effective leaders. The most effective, successful leaders are proactive. These leaders are thinking two steps ahead of their family and […]
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The holiday season can be a bit spicy with business families. However, most families would like to have a calm, enjoyable Thanksgiving, and they should! For many family business families, there is an ever present undercurrent of stress coming from the family business. Highly effective family leaders know how to set the tone and help […]
I have the pleasure and honor to get to be a part of many very strong, sustainable families. I’ve noticed a common theme – strong leaders. Here’s a list of high value traits you can consider as you look at the leadership in your own family. Also included are traits you might want to evolve […]
Great teams and great organizations have a culture of accountability. There’s no denying that. In family business, accountability can be a source of contention. Great coaches and coaching leaders can help teams understand the importance of accountability. Think about it for a moment. What level of success can any business sustain without being accountable for […]
After years of talking to family business families, one topic that comes up often is support, or should I say lack of support. When it comes right down to it, what most people want is to feel supported. Sadly, we often struggle to learn how to be supportive of our family members. Learning to express […]