From Feud to Philanthropic Success

From Family Feud to Successful Conflict Management

This content is brought to you by the Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC), the world's only case competition focused exclusively on family business.When Richard Owens’ grandfather passed away prematurely...
Ten Iconic Family-Owned Guitar Brands

Ten Iconic Family-Owned Guitar Brands

The past two decades of pop music, defined by a shift towards electronic instrumentation, have not been kind to the guitar. There is little...
Family Business and the Succession Journey

Family Business and the Succession Journey

In major league baseball, the greatest players, on average, hit the ball three out of every ten times. That means even the best players...
Become a More Authentic Leader: Five Psychological Strategies to Ensure Success

Become a More Authentic Leader: Five Psychological Strategies to Ensure Success

Have you ever wished you could see yourself from the outside looking in?If we were to ask 100 successful business leaders whether or not...
Family Business and the American Dream

Family Business and the American Dream

This content is brought to you by the Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC), the world's only case competition focused exclusively on family business.Jim Keller spent more than three decades...
How to Get Your Family Business Started on Social Media

How to Get Your Family Business Started on Social Media

Social media presence has become essential in crafting effective marketing strategies for today’s businesses, all thanks to its massive potential in reaching wider audiences...
The Path to a Successful Transition

The Path to a Successful Transition

 “Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.”   - Warren BuffettAny succession discourse must begin by confronting one...
Chuck and Robin Tauck: Shaping the New Generation of Family Business Leaders

Chuck and Robin Tauck: Shaping the New Generation of Family Business Leaders

This content is brought to you by the Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC), the world's only case competition focused exclusively on family business.Once a year,...
On Core Competencies: The Creation of Powerful New Competitive Advantages

On Core Competencies: The Creation of Powerful New Competitive Advantages

Diversification brings success – it's a business advice mantra repeated often enough it verges on the platitudinal.While not entirely untrue, what the statement fails...
A Family Business on the Moon – Lessons from the Author

A Family Business on the Moon – Lessons from the Author Prof. Randel Carlock

Randel Carlock takes a singularly pragmatic approach to the subject of family business management. His latest book, A Family Business on the Moon, written...