SUN 22ND SEP 2019


Bringing the family business community together


Recruiting, Retaining & Motivating Staff In A Family Business

Family businesses need to position themselves as attractive propositions to appeal to new executives Read More

Managing The Growing Shareholder Base

The increasing number of shareholders over time creates a challenge for many family firms. Read More

From Partnership To Professional At Westfield

Westfield has become a global family business success since starting out in Australia Read More

Family Firms And Boards Of Directors

Interesting research piece from ISB Insight, The quarterly research journal from theĀ Indian School of Business. Read More

Family Business Leadership Enquiry

Insights and observations of a select panel of family business leaders and experts on the complexities of culture, strategy, family and governance in the family firm. These issues are illustrated by stories and examples of leadership challenges, method Read More

Hoburne Announces New Managing Director

Caravan and holiday park authority Rod Tucker is the new Managing Director of Hoburne Ltd and Burry & Knight Ltd. Read More

Creating Sustainable Leadership In Family Businesses

An insight into creating a sustainable path for leadership and a successful succession. Read More

Going International, The Business Or The Family

Good insight into growing a family firm into new markets and the challenges for the family and the business. Read More

Family Business Serves Up A Fine Cup Of Tea

Ringtons arrives in Yeovil as Mayor welcomes new business to the town. Read More

Family Business Survival In Hard Times

At some point family firms may need to exercise tough decisions in order to survive. Read More

The 6 Practices Of Successful Families In Business

By re-positioning the family enterprise as a source for values, rather than simply a source of wealth, we explore a practical framework for families to pursue the success of their family, their firm, and their future. Read More

Ercol Appoints New Non-Executive Director

ercol, founded in 1920 and now one of Britain’s best known furniture companies, has announced the appointment of Sophie Mirman as a non-executive director on the board of Ercol Holdings with immediate effect. Read More

What Makes A Successful Family Business?

An insight on how to run a successful family firm and manage relationships properly, from the owner of a successful family business! Read More

Someone Else WILL Be At The Helm

The need to talk is crucial if succession is to be effective and effected.  It is important not to leave it too late to discuss something as important as the family firm! Read More

Corporate Governance & Family Firms

Smaller family-owned businesses are often operated with a degree of informality that is both natural and efficient and neglecting formal governance procedures. Read More