Editorial Calendar 2018

Family Business is the authoritative and impartial source of advice for family companies. Written expressly for their owners, managers and advisers, Family Business provides sound guidance from leading business owners and respected consultants through first-person accounts, case studies and profiles of real-life business families.

January/February 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: October 15, 2017
Ad Reservations: December 7, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: December 14, 2018
Mails: January 2018

• Philanthropy
• Family business women in non-traditional fields
• Buy/sell agreements
• Shareholder communications
Special Advertising Supplement: Wealth Management

March/April 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: December 15, 2017
Ad Reservations: February 16, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: February 23, 2018
Mails: March 2018

• Private equity investors: Pros and cons
• Developing a family employment policy
• Buying the business from your parents
• Benefits of a strong governance culture
Special Advertising Supplement: Family Business Consultants

May/June 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: February 9, 2018
Ad Reservations: April 20, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: April 27, 2018
Mails: May 2018

• Shareholder buyouts without rancor
• Being an effective trustee
• Protecting your family name
• Getting started on succession planning
Special Advertising Supplement: Tax & Estate Planning

July/August 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: April 20, 2018
Ad Reservations: June 1, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: June 8, 2018
Mails: June 2018

• Social activities for the extended family
• Conflict resolution strategies
• Diversifying your board
• Entrepreneurship and innovation
Special Advertising Supplement: Valuation, Capitalization & Liquidity

September/October 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: June 8, 2018
Ad Reservations: July 27, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: August 3, 2018
Mails: September 2018

• Joining the family business after working elsewhere
• The pros and cons of cross-shareholdings
• Creating liquidity for shareholders
• Welcoming and educating your married-ins
Special Advertising Supplement: Wealth Managers

November/December 2018

Deadline for Editorial Inquiries: August 10, 2018
Ad Reservations: October 5, 2018
Ad Materials Deadline: October 12, 2018
Mails: November 2018

• Is it time to form an owners’ council?
• Family business holiday traditions
• Grandparents as mentors
• Avoiding arguments over family heirlooms
Special Advertising Supplement: Family Business Education Programs