Author: Anne Hussey


October 29th, 2021

Family Member Not Working in the Family Business? You Still Have a Valuable Role

There are valuable roles for family members who are not owners or working directly in the family business. You can…

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September 9th, 2021

Human Resources for Family Businesses: Do You Have to Choose between Family & Business?

Managing human resources is always a delicate balance between doing what is best for the company and giving people the…

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April 19th, 2021

Defining & Creating Ownership Groups in Family Businesses

Individual roles in family businesses are as complex as family relationships themselves. Individual family members can have many different roles,…

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March 1st, 2021

4 Causes of Conflict in Family Businesses and How to Begin to Resolve It

When conflict is allowed to take root and fester in a family business it can tear the family, and even…

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December 21st, 2020

Succession Planning – How to Begin the Conversation

Building a family business is a major accomplishment, and takes an enormous amount of vision, passion, and determination. Maintaining and…

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October 13th, 2020

Your Business is Changing – What About Your Leadership?

Successful business leaders know you have to constantly ensure you are optimizing the performance of your leadership team. You need…

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September 8th, 2020

The Importance of Having a Financial Model

The success of your family business is directly related to how informed you are about your company’s financial performance. Having…

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July 7th, 2020

Doing a Mid-Year Business Review – As Important This Year as Ever!

No one will argue that 2020 has been an experience like none other! Amid these tumultuous times, most businesses are…

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May 28th, 2020

Implementing a Board of Directors in a Family Business

Having some kind of governing or advisory board for your family business can be extremely useful. A great board of…

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October 13th, 2019

The Importance of Strategic Planning in Family Businesses

As we all learned in business school, Strategic Planning is an important process in all organizations. Strategic Planning is particularly…

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