Retire by FIRE

Retire by FIRE

Working professionals used to plan to remain in the workforce until 60 or 70, by which point they had amassed enough savings to retire...
10 Capital Succession  Errors and 10 Ways to Avoid Them

10 Capital Succession Errors and 10 Ways to Avoid Them

No competitor, technological disrupter or economic downturn is as great a threat to family business survival as the transition from one generation to the...
Five Critical Questions for Family Offices

Five Critical Questions for Family Offices

Dr Alexander Koeberle-Schmid, family business expert at PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH, Germany, has helped more than 100 entrepreneurial families from around the world navigate the complexities...
Five Fast-Growing Family Businesses to Watch

Five Fast-Growing Family Businesses to Watch

Over one-third of family businesses worldwide (34 per cent) targeted double-digit growth in 2018/2019, compared to one-quarter (25 per cent) of non-family businesses.In rapidly...
The Path to a Harmonious Business

The Path to a Harmonious Family Business

According to Chris Yonker, the overall health of an organisation – family businesses notwithstanding – depends on self-assurance and productive interaction in the workplace....
Stihl

Top Ten Power Tool Manufacturers in the World

Between 2017 and 2021, the power tool market worldwide is expected to grow by more than $7.44 billion. According to Zion Market Research, the...
Resiliency in Family Businesses: A New Tool for Advisors

Resiliency in Family Businesses: A New Tool for Advisors

Editorial by Joseph J Horak, PhD, President, Family Business Solutions, Grand Rapids, USA; Entrepreneur in Residence and Honorary Teaching Fellow, Lancaster University Management School,...
 Johnny Hallyday: An Illustration of Unprepared Succession

 Johnny Hallyday: An Illustration of Unprepared Succession

Editorial by Dr Ali Azouz, lecturer and researcher at IAE Nantes (LEMNA), Nantes University, France Since the death of France's most famous rock star, Johnny...
Felicia Heng - Preparing the Now Generation of Asian Family Business

Preparing the “Now Generation” of Asian Family Businesses

Through research, capacity building and education, Felicia Heng, Executive Director of FBN Asia, fosters a conducive environment for family relationship health and communal wellbeing....
China

China’s Five Largest Family-Owned Companies

China’s shift into a profit-based economy over the last 30 years has facilitated the establishment of uncountable goliath companies, commanding acute international attention for...