Family Business

PP Scott On The Panel At The National Family Business Conference 2017

Wednesday 22nd November 2017<br>Charlie Mullins<p>Today, PP Operations Director - and my Son Scott Mullins, was on the panel at The National Family Business …

How Mitzi Perdue Recommends Passing Your Business to the Next Generation

About 70 percent of family businesses never make it past the first generation. Mitzi Perdue is uniquely familiar with the challenges of passing on a …

Small Business

ZIMBABWEANS: END THE FAMILY BUSINESS!

THE SunTeam spoke to Zimbabweans in Joburg to ask them how they felt about the alleged coup in their country of birth.<p>Many said President Robert …

News (South Africa)

COKER: Confirm duties, expectations before accepting job with family business

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>FEMA opened a disaster recovery center at La Palmera mall.<p><b>Q. I’ve been offered a key executive position in a family business. As an</b> …

Employment

Earl Watson won't 'tell family business' of his firing by Suns

Earl Watson never dwells on the negatives.<p>He’s continued that approach since the Phoenix Suns fired him three games into the 2017-18 season.<p>In his …

Phoenix Suns

How To Ensure A Family Business Stays In The Family

Succession plans are an important aspect in any business, but are especially important in a family business. That type of planning tends to be focused on deciding who will take over the business, and ensuring they are ready. But if you own a business, what happens if you pass away or are …

Insurance

Why teenage jobs are good for your kids

With the fall semester under way, parents and students are choosing extracurricular activities. Hockey? Chess club? Band? Recent research shows that …

Teens

A Lifetime of Taxes Is Enough

Posted: Oct 24, 2017 12:01 AM<p>My father built a small business from scratch with years of sweat equity and many weeks and months away from home. He …

Conservative View

How I Almost Messed Up The Family Business

This is the story of how I almost ruined my family business. Our drapery workroom was a homegrown success. With our fine, handmade draperies, we had found a true niche in the market. Still, shifting our focus a bit didn’t seem like such a bad idea. But what I realized after several ho-hum years, …

Entrepreneurship

Today in Politics: Ethics, Conflict of Interest, and the Finance Minister

<b>UPDATED October 17, 2017 9:12amET</b><p>The Conservatives have an opposition day in the House of Commons, focused on Finance Minister Bill Morneau and …

Canadian News

Quincy’s Clash of the Ash Space Could Become Contemporary American Restaurant

Boston restaurant veteran Mat Freid is excited to be a part of the booming South Shore dining scene<p>Boston restaurant veteran Mat Freid plans to open a new restaurant in the former Clash of the Ash space in Quincy <i>(1464 Hancock St.)</i> next year. Freid has been in Boston for a decade and has worked just …

Restaurants

Premiere: Da Beatfreakz Recruit C Biz And Young T & Bugsey For New Track "Left Right"

To date, UK production duo Da Beatfreakz have lined up solid records for an illustrious string of artists on both sides of the Atlantic and, before …

Music

Those Who Serve: Family Business Becomes Nursing Legacy

Three generations of women have followed in each other’s footsteps, building a family business as maternity nurses around welcoming and caring for 10,000 newborns at a small Michigan hospital.

Death in the Family

A personal look at the funeral industry and how a traditional family-run trade is being overtaken by big corporations.<p>Dying is big business. In 2014, the United States funeral market was estimated to be worth $20bn. With an average of 1.5 million deaths a year and the number of Americans aged 60 …

Hard Work Does Pay Off

Posted: Oct 12, 2017 12:01 AM<p>Americans are tired. So very tired.<p>They are worn out by years of stagnation and frustration, years of the federal …

Social Justice

Why more Chinese women are taking over the family firm or starting their own business

Changing attitudes towards succession planning are paving the way for more women to take over family businesses or to start up their own companies, …

China

The Consequence of Family Succession on Firm Performance

<b>[Sponsored Article]</b><p>When heirs take the helm of the family business, it’s bad news for key employees striving for promotion. But is it also bad news …

Empiricism

Succession and Innovation: A Comparative Study between Chinese and Jewish Family Businesses

<b>[Sponsored Article]</b><p>Overseas Chinese and Jewish diaspora are often seen as manipulative outsiders in their host countries. However, compared to the 40 …

Jewish Culture

Shaping the Future of Chinese Family Business

<b>[Sponsored Article]</b><p>The huge contribution family businesses make to the global economy doesn’t always get the level of attention it deserves. From …

Education

Popularity of Family Business

<b>[Sponsored Article]</b><p>Family businesses, those owned and/or managed by a family, are probably the most popular form of corporate governance in the …

Governance

Harilela Enterprises: Passing the Torch in a Family Business

<b>[Sponsored Article]</b><p><b>Preparing for succession</b><p>Hari knew that in this role, his relatively young son would have to deal with senior family and board …

Mitzi Perdue: Substance abuse is sinking America's family businesses. Here’s the secret to staying strong

Just last month, the Department of Health and Human Services announced its intention to dedicate an extra $144 million towards fighting the opioid crisis – a decision which, while helpful, is long overdue. Substance abuse, and opioid abuse in particular, continues to wreak havoc on this country. …

Opinion

Ferrari Brothers carry on family business with an added shot of espresso

The Ferrari Brothers, Tony and Austin, are taking over the Garfield Place barbershop owned and operated by their family for more than 50 years and …

Not all scions are useless at business

In the lore of family businesses, the unworthy heir is a recurring theme. Weak-chinned wonders are promoted to the top job when their far more …

21st Century Fox

6 Drawbacks of Working for Your Parents | Investopedia

From the moment you were born, you were on your career path. Now that you’ve graduated from college and earned your degree, the time has come. Unlike …

Parenting

Listen: This simple secret is good for your family – and for your family business

It’s not easy to get the family together to eat dinner at the same time, but more and more research shows that it’s worth the extra effort.<p>Mitzi Perdue, the daughter of a co-founder of Sheraton Hotels and the widow of entrepreneur Frank Perdue, shared her secrets for successfully continuing a …

Using Employment Plans To Prevent Succession Setbacks In A Family Business

From experience over the years in working with — and continuing to learn about — family businesses, it seems to us that succession planning has been popularized as a concept to such an extent that it risks being misunderstood as synonymous with family business planning. Oft-cited statistics …

Management

Are Next Gen Entrepreneurs Really Lucky?

With great power, comes great responsibility<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Too much has been said and written about an entrepreneur’s struggle, his/her back- breaking hardship in climbing the ladders of success. A successful entrepreneur’s story …

Entrepreneurship

Why Smarties Keeps It In the Family

Liz Dee, co-president of Smarties, discusses her recent promotion in the family business, which she now heads with her sister and cousin. We discuss …

Amelia Earhart

Kushner family business under investigation by Maryland AG for jailing tenants to collect debts

Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh has opened an investigation into Westminster Management — a division of Kushner Companies, the business owned …

Liberal View