News and Articles About Family businesses
BY Kate TaylorAfter working in electronics retail stores for years, Scott Meyers decided it was time to start his own family business.
BY Kate TaylorMit Patel draws inspiration from his family as he ventures out as his own franchisee.
BY Kate TaylorTwo Men and a Truck is built on a family of female entrepreneurs. Heres what the first franchisee (and the founder's daughter) has learned.
BY Kate TaylorAlicia Sorber Gallegos talks working as a Two Men and a Truck franchiseea company founded by her grandmother.
BY Geoff WeissWhile 'The Wolf of Wall Street' may seem like a cautionary tale of precisely what not to do in business, much can be learned from Jordan Belfort's story.
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.
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