Next Generation

Twelve tasks of succession

Planning a leadership transition is hard, stressful work. Not every family has the stamina to stay the course.


Make a career of retirement

Dad is not going to “let go” until he finds an exciting new challenge. Leon Danco, the well-known consultant, talks with Family Business about the options.


The Reluctant Successor

Dan Gerber was set to take on the reins of the Gerber baby food company. But at age 21 he decided to pursue a different dream.