Added by Rodrigo Basco on December 23, 2013 at 3:00am — No Comments
Moving tectonic plates on the surface of the earth have and will always cause fault lines. These points of convergence and pressure are inevitable and can cause earthquakes at a large scale.
Due to divergent desires and changing personal situations of family members, such points of convergence and pressure can be found in families-in-business and can cause inevitable fault lines. Unlike geological faults, however, active steps can be taken in a family business to prevent…Continue
Added by Donald Levitt on December 17, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Philanthropy initiatives lead by successful businessmen and entrepreneurs have been emerging across the globe lately, and the media highlight these cases regularly. Philanthropy is a positive and a much needed instrument for society as a whole, on account of the increasingly complex challenges to society which are sometimes neglected by the public sector.
As I think about these challenges that the world is encountering today, I become more and more interested and fervent…Continue
Added by Neus Feliu Costa on December 3, 2013 at 2:00am — No Comments
At the heart of succession: Awareness from within
Succession processes are full of challenges and have potentially far-reaching consequences – not only for present and future owners, but also for society at large. Consequently, they receive intense attention from researchers, consultants and policy makers alike. While I do agree on the importance and urgency of the topic, it tends, in my view, to be approached from too rationalistic, and in relation to present and future…Continue
Added by Annika HALL on December 1, 2013 at 10:53am — No Comments