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Family business and building culture: one barrier, three advantages

December 6, 2013
A recent study by Nicolas Kachaner, George Stalk and Alain Bosch published in Harvard Business Review (Nov. 2012) indicates family-run businesses have an innate advantage over other models. Read More

The softer side of business when process trumps outcome

September 9, 2012

“If the relationships matter, then process trumps outcome.” — Greg McCann

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Know thyself Selfawareness is key for a healthy family business

June 25, 2011

We were sitting in a room full of family business owners at the launch of a new NextGen Peer Group Program for Holland and the lakeshore. As part of the introduction, individuals were asked to share descriptions of their jobs. One leader’s comment was: “My title is ‘vice president,’ but the reality is I do a little bit of everything.” 

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