Family Business http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/family-business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Family Business en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT This Business Has Been Fiercely Independent Since 1776 The owners of ConnecticutÂ’s Griswold Inn explain why staying family-owned is their plan for business -- for the next 100 years. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235214 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235214 Jason Fell The owners of ConnecticutÂ’s Griswold Inn explain why staying family-owned is their plan for business -- for the next 100 years. How to Successfully Exit Your Family Business and Pivot for the Internet Age An owner explains how he refocused on online sales, sold the local family heating services firm and runs a new ecommerce company. Fri, 09 May 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233714 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233714 Will Housh An owner explains how he refocused on online sales, sold the local family heating services firm and runs a new ecommerce company. How to Run a Family Business Without Killing Each Other Even though a reported 80 percent of all U.S. enterprises are family run, doesn't mean it is easy. Here are a few pointers on how to get along (and be successful). Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233148 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233148 Sam Prochazka Even though a reported 80 percent of all U.S. enterprises are family run, doesn't mean it is easy. Here are a few pointers on how to get along (and be successful). 100-Year-Old Jolly Time Pop Corn Offers Kernels of Wisdom Fourth-generation owners Garry and Carlton Smith share how their family-owned business has stayed fresh for a century. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231931 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231931 Kelly K. Spors Fourth-generation owners Garry and Carlton Smith share how their family-owned business has stayed fresh for a century. 9 Essentials for Any Family Business to Thrive Running a family business is no easy feat. Here are nine keys to making it work. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231901 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231901 Kate Taylor Running a family business is no easy feat. Here are nine keys to making it work. The Frequently Fatal Family Business Flaw: Denial It turns out, businesses owned by families suffer from bad management practices that could cause a meltdown. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231757 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231757 Dan Scouler It turns out, businesses owned by families suffer from bad management practices that could cause a meltdown. When Employees Aren't Part of the 'Family' in Family Business Your top employee may not be a member of your family, but is almost certainly a key to your company's success. Are you doing enough to keep him or her happy? Sat, 11 May 2013 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226573 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226573 Randy Myers Your top employee may not be a member of your family, but is almost certainly a key to your company's success. Are you doing enough to keep him or her happy? How the Business of Halloween Grew Up Halloween is a booming business in the U.S. that's captured the imaginations of both children and adults. But that hasn't always been the case. We spoke with the president and CEO of Rubie's Costume Co., and asked him how the holiday became so supersized. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 10:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220638 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/220638 Diana Ransom Halloween is a booming business in the U.S. that's captured the imaginations of both children and adults. But that hasn't always been the case. We spoke with the president and CEO of Rubie's Costume Co., and asked him how the holiday became so supersized. The Family Business Behind Charlie Sheen, Batman and Other Halloween Favorites From humble roots, Rubie's Costume Co., has grown into a global enterprise while staying family-owned -- thanks to ghosts, goblins and Lady Gaga. Mon, 31 Oct 2011 09:44:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220634 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220634 Diana Ransom From humble roots, Rubie's Costume Co., has grown into a global enterprise while staying family-owned -- thanks to ghosts, goblins and Lady Gaga. A Virtual Business Built on a Piggyback Ride How three brothers created a business by solving a common kid request. Fri, 01 Jul 2011 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219902 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219902 Jennifer Merritt How three brothers created a business by solving a common kid request. The Innovators: SmugMug's Don and Chris MacAskill The founders on an upstart photo-sharing service talk about starting their business. Tue, 08 Mar 2011 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/219278 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/219278 The founders on an upstart photo-sharing service talk about starting their business.