Next Gen

Succession Planning

The Succession Conspiracy

The lack of succession planning has been identified as one of the most important reasons why many first-generation family firms do not survive their founders.


Making a sibling startup work

Serendipity led to the birth of Vietri Inc. in 1983. But the Gravely sisters made wise use of a board to build their successful dinnerware import business..


Equal isn’t always fair

Parents want to be fair to all their children. When their offspring work together in the business, it isn’t always easy to figure out the best way to do it.