Leadership: without it, what do you have? For many businesses across the nation, that is a valid question. People work hard all of their lives to build up a business, but when it comes time to retire they have only two choices — sell the business or pass it onto the kids. Without strong leadership, […]
Coach’s Tough Love: Dad, get out of the way to give your children a chance to become leaders!
I’ve had the opportunity to meet so many great fathers and mothers who successfully founded some wonderful family businesses. Their success has come from hard work and dedication and in the process, they’ve developed strong reputations and often a notorious management style. Where it becomes difficult is when the founders either refuse to start to take […]
5 Strategies of Successful Emerging Leaders
Today’s family business leaders have many things to be concerned about, from the way that their consumers are changing their buying habits, to the way that technology is permeating every aspect of the business. One age-old concern, however, is the method and transitional strategy behind the business’ emerging leadership. Are the new leader’s strategies going […]