Family Business The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Family Business en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (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 Jason Fell 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 Will Housh 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 Sam Prochazka 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 Kelly K. Spors 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 Kate Taylor 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 Dan Scouler 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 Randy Myers 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 Diana Ransom 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 Diana Ransom 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 Jennifer Merritt 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