Our methodology at the Family Business Performance Center is centered around the concept of deliberate practice – bringing your team together and rehearsing! That’s how great performers, athletes, and musicians get better – they keep practicing! So, here are three easy ways to enhance your performance as a family business team. #1 Find out where […]
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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.
“What if I don’t like my family members? I often encounter this question: What happens if I just don’t like my family members? I understand that we’re human, and it’s not always easy to like each other. However, consider this – what if you love each other? What if you respect each other? What if […]
Try this on. Be personable. It’s that simple. Like any skill, it takes practice and a commitment to make it happen. In case you haven’t noticed, there is a higher than normal amount of stress and anxiety in this modern, social media-driven, polarized world. One thing that would help everyone would be if we could […]
We all experience moments of hurt feelings from time to time, which is natural and even healthy. The issue arises when we find ourselves in a state of lingering anger, resentment, or unfriendliness. Not being friendly can become problematic for the entire family or your non-family employees. Poor attitudes and harsh words can cause lasting […]
After two decades of working closely with families, I have frequently observed a few key ingredients that are often missing when it comes to creating a stronger and more cohesive family unit. Practice a Warm Heart, Open Mind and Curiosity A warm heart, an open mind, and curiosity – these may seem like simple attributes, […]