Hot Topics

6 easy best practices for your next virtual family meeting

 As we continue to live with COVID and the social distancing and precautions that are required, many family office professionals and advisors are ...

Hard truths: Moving on from a disaster (and a pandemic)

Some things you just can’t control – a pandemic is one of those things. What you can control is how you react and behave to things you cannot control. ...

Wine, passion and Lamborghinis yield a pretty good story

For generations, the wineries of California have been cloaked in the mysteries of families and histories, legacies and legends, dramas and romances. I ...

The innovators series: Think big

Family Business takes a look at what innovation looks like in a family business environment. We sat down with Edouard Thijssen to ask about his experi ...

Entrepreneurship or family business or.... both?

 In the United States, a recent count found nearly 4,000 courses and pro­grams in entrepreneurship at schools and universities. By contrast, ther ...

Amy Cosper

The audacious ask

A couple things here. First, change is hard. That’s been established. Second, fear is usually the reason change is hard....

Are your family business ownership documents in order?

Members of a family business may be tempted to adopt ownership documents (such as shareholder, partnership and LLC agreements) that...

Why your family business needs a disruptive successor

Your plan to pass your business on to the next generation may be derailed if:

• You don't have a...

Family goals should drive family office decisions

The “office” in a family office is not necessarily a physical structure. Rather, it is a shared and agreed-upon approach...

Current Issue

  • Resilience highlights a strong family culture Read More >>
    Developing effective governance: Persistence pays off Read More >>
    How to determine whether your family office is successful Read More >>
    Tips on interviewing compensation consultants Read More >>
    Good practices in family well-being: Embracing the rising generation Read More >>

Family Business Conferences