News and Articles About Family Businesses
Drive, passion and determination don't pay the bills; money does. Here are the wise ways the 'Queen of QVC' saved cash as an early entrepreneur and how you can, too.
When marriage and business are intertwined, agreed-upon boundaries are essential.
Douglas Box wishes he'd done some things differently. His three brothers probably do, too.
The star has partnered with her younger brother for sustainable fashion brand BARE.
What you do to runn a good business with an ordinary partner goes double when you see the staff at every holiday gathering as well as at the office.
S. Truett Cathy, the founder and chairman emeritus of Chick-fil-A, passed away at the age of 93 on Monday.
Family may come first, but follow these five tried-and-tested tips to ensure your relationship can survive and thrive as a business partnership.
Hiring your own children can have a ton of advantages, provided you do it right.
When his father died, it was Mark Calis's turn to step up as co-owner of a Minuteman Press with his mother.
Happy employees and great prices lead to devoted customers, or so the theory goes. A New England supermarket chain may sacrifice all this in a battle of cousins.
Use a leadership change as a catalyst for a shift in the business model to keep up with trends.
Done right, melding business, faith and family is the most incredible pursuit you will ever undertake.
An owner explains how he refocused on online sales, sold the local family heating services firm and runs a new ecommerce company.
Our expert suggests getting a formal operating agreement hammered out before investing time or money in the venture.
The Nelson brothers were staggered to discover on a country drive one day that their great-great-great grandfather owned and operated one of the largest whiskey distilleries in pre-Prohibition America.
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).
Running a family business can unite members of a family but it can also tear them apart. Here are some tips keeping the peace, both at home and at the office.
After working in electronics retail stores for years, Scott Meyers decided it was time to start his own family business.
Fourth-generation owners Garry and Carlton Smith share how their family-owned business has stayed fresh for a century.
Mit Patel draws inspiration from his family as he ventures out as his own franchisee.
Running a family business is no easy feat. Here are nine keys to making it work.
Two Men and a Truck is built on a family of female entrepreneurs. Heres what the first franchisee (and the founder's daughter) has learned.
It turns out, businesses owned by families suffer from bad management practices that could cause a meltdown.
Alicia Sorber Gallegos talks working as a Two Men and a Truck franchiseea company founded by her grandmother.
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