The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement
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Family matters cannot trump business

Family matters cannot trump business | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Scripting a smooth succession road map can be a thankless task

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Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screen

Costume company wins special Bafta after 175 years of stage and screen | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Angels Costumes, a family business, will pick up a special award at the Baftas
in honour of its services to the most famous films in history

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Family businesses need to plan for the future

Family businesses need to plan for the future | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
Headline Family businesses need to plan for the future
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Donald Trump's Troubled Brother: When One Sibling Doesn't Fit In

Donald Trump's Troubled Brother: When One Sibling Doesn't Fit In | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Donald Trump and his siblings were expected to be high achievers by their father, real estate mogul Frederick Trump Sr., and were groomed for success: Donald is a 2016 Republican presidential candidate and runs the family real estate business; Donald’s...

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Turning a family business into a business family - Virgin.com

Turning a family business into a business family - Virgin.com | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Family companies are one of the oldest ways of doing business. Characterised by trust and loyalty –two vital ingredients for growth –the model was common in the early years of capitalism.

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Trade secrets of oldest family firm in US - BBC News

Trade secrets of oldest family firm in US - BBC News | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

A closer look at US cymbal manufacturer Zildjian, which has been a family-run business for almost 400 years.

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How to Keep Your Business Together When Your Marriage Is Coming Apart

How to Keep Your Business Together When Your Marriage Is Coming Apart | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Divorce is one of the toughest times in life to make rational decisions, like maintaining the family business because it is in everyone's best interest.

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EY - Women in leadership: The family business advantage

EY - Women in leadership: The family business advantage | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Why are family businesses embracing women in leadership? EY and Kennesaw State University explore the trend and what other businesses can learn from it.

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Insider special report: Family business

Insider special report: Family business | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Writing for Scottish Business Insider, Kristy Dorsey uncovers the highs and lows of being part of the family firm

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Could you run a small business with a family member?

Could you run a small business with a family member? | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
Six out of 10 small businesses employ family members and 16 new family businesses open every day in the UK. Could you work with a relative? Here are 10 of Britain's finest family firms.
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10 Reasons Family Businesses Are Not Staying in the Family - Wall Street Journal (blog)

10 Reasons Family Businesses Are Not Staying in the Family - Wall Street Journal (blog) | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
WAYNE RIVERS: You have no doubt seen the statistic about how 70% of family-owned businesses fail to make it through the second-generation, and how even fewer make it beyond that.
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The VW scandal isn’t good for German family businesses, many face takeover

The VW scandal isn’t good for German family businesses, many face takeover | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images News / Getty Images The scandal surrounding VW’s emission tests is likely to have a profound affect on Germany’s family business sector, with many of them facing takeover or even closure in the...
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Allcooper | Our Family Business

Hear from Roman, Gary and Gerard Cooper as they discuss how their Gloucestershire family business, Allcooper has grown into one of the UK's leading fire and ...
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The family business brewing up a storm in the heart of Dingle - Independent.ie

The family business brewing up a storm in the heart of Dingle - Independent.ie | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

There is little doubt that Ireland has experienced something of a coffee revolution over the last five years, but for non-urban dwellers, finding good coffee can often be the Holy Grail

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Exit Strategies for Family Business

Exit Strategies for Family Business | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Many family business owners look to reap the rewards of their efforts over the years. There are a myriad of exit strategies that need to be considered …

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What is it like working for mum and dad?

What is it like working for mum and dad? | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Small businesses are usually family affairs, but what’s it actually like sharing an office with your closest relatives?

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Dawn Meats appoints David O’Flynn as responsibility manager

Dawn Meats appoints David O’Flynn as responsibility manager | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

The family-owned business employs 3,300 staff in eight countries.

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Dunnes Stores slims down its Irish corporate structure

Dunnes Stores slims down its Irish corporate structure | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

Simplification of structure could make it easier to separate business along geographic lines if family was ever to sell part of the business

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The 21 biggest family-owned businesses in the world

The 21 biggest family-owned businesses in the world | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it

These are not your average mum and pop stores.

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The Place: Browns founder's son Simon Burstein opens new London store - Evening Standard

The Place: Browns founder's son Simon Burstein opens new London store - Evening Standard | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
When the South Molton Street store Browns was sold this summer to the online marketplace Farfetch, it sent shockwaves through the fashion industry.
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How to Keep a Family Business Alive for Generations - Wall Street Journal

How to Keep a Family Business Alive for Generations - Wall Street Journal | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
Five steps that will keep a family business alive—and entrepreneurial—for generations.
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Handmade in Italy - Woodworking family keeps father's business alive

http://www.woodmizer-europe.com - Woodworking family continues father's business in an Italian Alpine village with a Wood-Mizer sawmill. By adding a ...
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Tax system treats family businesses unfairly, claims ex-Musgrave head - Irish Independent

Tax system treats family businesses unfairly, claims ex-Musgrave head - Irish Independent | The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Businesses with Family Involvement | Scoop.it
Ireland's tax system militates against Irish family businesses in favour of multinationals, according to the man who transformed the family-owned Musgrave group into an Irish food distr
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