In honor of National Siblings Day, I thought it might be good to give all of you siblings out there a few questions to ponder. I’ve seen some really great sibling relationships that are smooth, healthy and strong within a family and family business. Those relationships are more the exception than the norm. Most of […]
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Family businesses have unique characteristics that can either drive success or create discord. Our goal is to help every family-owned company get on, and stay on the path to success.
I just found out the Wright brothers had epic battles. How cool is that?! They have to be one of the most famous family businesses ever! Here’s what’s so great about this story. Their conflict is actually what kept driving them to push each other with new ideas to solve one the biggest unsolved problems […]
Behind every great business you’ll find a culture of accountability. Behind every great family you’ll find a culture of accountability. Be Accountable for Results Long-term business success requires the ability to consistently produce results. That means everyone in the organization understands the importance of being accountable. Their employment is based upon their ability to be […]
How often do you head out for an important trip or family vacation and not have reservations or a map with directions? Hopefully never. Yet that’s what so many people do with one of the most important journeys of their lives — their professional journey and their family business journey. Before you and your family […]
Lee Watson started his equipment rental business, Kachina Rentals in 1974 in Sacramento, California. Lee has always prided himself on the fact that he has the largest rental fleet and the most competitive prices in the region. No one has a better rental business in the area. Lee is now in his mid-70s and is […]