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Making Digital Work For You

Companies have been urged to 'digitalise” or risk getting left behind but while many accept this as a reality, the precept is at best confusing ... Full Article

US Firms To Tackle Missing Middle

Latest research from PwC in the US highlights four ways that US family firms can tackle the 'missing middle.' Full Article

Blenheim Palace & The Business Of Heritage

Blenheim Palace, the home of the 12th Duke of Marlborough is also a business, and the business has been transformed in the last 15 years under the man... Full Article

Five Generations Of Pride, Passion & Service

Justin Burgess is the fifth generation of the Burgess family to take the helm and spoke to Paul Andrews about his journey. Full Article

Family Business

Family businesses are special and face issues due to the very nature of their ownership.  Check out all the latest articles in areas such as succession planning, employing family members, governance structures, marketing the family brand, family values, remuneration and much more besides. 

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Five Tips for Setting Up A Family Office

The skills needed to manage family wealth are very different from the entrepreneurial skills needed to generate wealth in the first place. Here are some tips to consider when setting up a family office. Read More

Writing Down The ‘Unwritten Rules’

Likemany successful family firms, AZRB has started to face issues that could only be resolved by taking a more professional approach to day-to-day operations Read More

Five Habits Of Highly Successful Business Families

Successful families tend to decline—along with their businesses—within three generations. “Pai rico, filho nobre, neto pobre,” as they say in Brazil, and it’s supported by my research. Read More

5 Signs Of A Successful Next Generation Leader

Family business survival depends on the ability of the next generation leader to manage and grow the enterprise. But how do you know if you possess the right qualities to succeed? Read More

Signs You’re Losing Control Of Your Family Business

Keeping control of your family business isn’t easy. For a start, ownership is not typically a full-time job, but is rather peripheral to your everyday work and lives... Read More

CEO Succession in the Family Business

Selecting a company’s next CEO is one of the most significant decisions in an organization’s life. In every company, it is critical to find the right fit; in a family-owned business it is even more consequential.  Read More