News and Articles About Family businesses
BY Joel LibavaOwning a franchise can be an appealing option for men and women returning from military service. Here's some advice on what should be considered beforehand.
BY Joel LibavaIf you're thinking of buying a franchise and want your family to be involved in running it, consider these options.
BY Gwen MoranStrategies for dealing with family employees who've become too much to bear.
BY J.D. RothYou don't want your family to fight after you're gone, and you don't want the IRS to claim more than is necessary during the transition. Here are a few basics rules of thumb for creating a succession plan.
BY Jason DaleySea Tow is a family-run company with nearly 200,000 members and 100 U.S. and international franchise locations, helping seafarers in lakes and oceans across the world.
BY Lisa EvansIn time for Father's Day, successful father and son business owners share how they balance their personal and professional relationships.
BY Lisa EvansIn honor of Mother's Day, we spoke to a mother and daughter who are running a business together about how they maintain their both their personal and professional relationship.
BY Randy MyersYour 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?
BY Gwen MoranAhead of Mother's Day, lessons from managing a family that use can use to manage your employees.
BY Jason DaleyA father and son road trip led them to launch a small pawn shop that grew into a nationwide franchise.
BY Jane PorterThinking about bringing loved ones into your business? Before you take that leap, here's what you need to know to protect your relationships and your company.
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