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The Engine Room Of The British Economy

We take a look at defining the sector, the scale and number of family firms involved and why family businesses are the engine room of the UK economy. Full Article

Entrepreneurial Generations

Francis Kirk originated back in 1868 so this year sees them celebrate a major milestone for any family business, 150 years as a family firm that is no... Full Article

Surviving The Generational Clash

How society can avoid fragmentation as generations blame one another for these precarious times in which we work, rest and play! Full Article

Addiction & Family Business

Addiction contributes to poor communication, lack of trust, and even dysfunction in family enterprises.  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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Fragrance Of The Future

Creed boasts an unbroken line of perfumers: father-to-son, descending ... Full Article

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Thriving As A Family Business Leader

How many of these four leadership behaviours are shown by you and othe... Full Article

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Family Firms Attention On CSR

Companies owned by families pay more attention to issues of corporate social responsibility (CSR), such as sustainability and environmental issues, according to latest research. Read More

Packaged For Success

Glossop Cartons is one of the UK's leading manufacturers of carton board packaging products.  Paul Andrews met the sisters behind this successful family firm to find out more. Read More

Addiction Is Growing

Addiction is a growing problem amongst executives in all businesses says wellbeing boss, and obviously family firms will be amongst them. Read More

The Succession Pipeline

Founding and growing a business is one thing, but passing the baton is just as important. In private and family enterprises, it’s essential to think of the future first. Read More

A Long History At Lionel Samson Sadleirs Group

History dating back to 1829 makes Lionel Samson Sadleirs Group second oldest family firm in Australia. Read More

Clear Values Building Strong Foundations

John Falder, managing director of HMG Paints and his son Jonathan Falder discuss how their values are part of who they are. Read More