In May 2015 in Orlando, I got to meet Marie Wagner. Marie’s family business was experiencing declining revenues while losing key clients, mostly because the business wasn’t evolving as customers’ needs evolve. Marie’s mother, Gloria, is headstrong and believes her way has worked for 25 years and there’s no need to change now. I asked […]
In April 2010, I was introduced to Ron Harper, the patriarch of a very successful Aerospace manufacturing business. Ron wanted help developing his sons and daughter as he prepared for his eventual retirement from the business. Great Dads Realize The Necessity of Future Leaders Ron was one one of the brightest visionaries I had met […]
I think Moms are the most underrated players on the team. In most families I work with, Mom is usually a bit quiet, yet I know she is the glue that holds the team together. It’s my job to help create new ways to give Mom even more voice and impact on the family business team […]
Successful family business owners realize the best time to prepare is before the crisis hits. Learn how one family prepared for the inevitable.
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