Why is it hard to find good successors? We believe that the root issues occur earlier in the lives of next-gen members, linked to the manner in which they experience their family’s wealth and legacy during adolescence and early adulthood.
Ivan Lansberg and Devin DeCiantis discuss the importance of education with Dr. Jennifer Pendergast from Kellogg
Chris Robichaud and Devin DeCiantis talk about how simulations can support continuity.
Dr Katherine Grady and Dr Wendy Ulaszek discuss Family Owners Councils and their importance supporting family business continuity.
We conceptualize two interrelated approaches to education: a deductive or “outside-in” approach.
Families pay a high price for not understanding that individuals grapple with different issues at different ages.
A tragic breach between a pair of once-close twins shakes the foundations of a family-controlled public company.
Bennett Dorrance, “leader-by-default” of the Dorrance clan, asks whether family shareholders can hang together if Campbell Soup’s strong earnings hit the skids in the ’90s.
Ben and Lillian Jacobs continued to work together in their print shop business even after their divorce.