THU 2ND APR 2020


Bringing the family business community together

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

Key Challenges

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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More Family Businesses

Coronavirus Business Support Latest

Use this link to access all the latest business support measures that have been made available to UK family businesses and their employees. Read More

Easing The Squeeze

Pragmatic actions to ease the squeeze and ensure the survival of your family business. Read More

Keep On Moving!

Broughton Removals, the Edinburgh family firm, are blowing out the celebratory candles on their 50th anniversary this year – with their passion and dedication to the industry as strong as ever. Read More

Meet The Danglers!

Whilst many new businesses are founded each year it is not often that you find one that has been created by a number of siblings.  Check out the trio behind this fishing innovation. Read More

Current CEO Thinking

Latest PwC survey of global CEO's records pessimism over global growth reaching a record high.  Here we take a look at some of the other concerns on the global CEO agenda. Read More

Learning Purpose From Asian Family Firms

In a new book about sustainable wealth creation, Ong Boon Hwee and Mark Goyder argue that companies can thrive if they rediscover stewardship, balancing the needs of shareholders, community and environment Read More