Fathers

News and Articles About Fathers

Franchise Players: A Dad Finds Flexibility in Franchising
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A Dad Finds Flexibility in Franchising

As his children's primary caregiver, franchising gives Rick Werner the flexibility he needs to be a present father.
Kate Taylor
Franchise Players: A 'Fatherpreneur' on Incorporating Family Into Your Business
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: A 'Fatherpreneur' on Incorporating Family Into Your Business

As a Tutor Doctor franchisee, Chris Lien's career priorities align with his family priorities.
Kate Taylor
What My Father's Early Departure Taught Me About Business
Mentors

What My Father's Early Departure Taught Me About Business

Yahoo's chairman recalls the lessons of fairness, coaching and helping others gleaned from the other paternal figures in his life.
Maynard Webb
5 Father's Day Gifts for the Entrepreneurial Dad
Gift Guide

5 Father's Day Gifts for the Entrepreneurial Dad

Consider these classic options for the dad that likes to innovate, and look good.
Unique Michael
Nurturing Your 'Baby:' Starting a Family While Running a Startup
Work-Life Balance

Nurturing Your 'Baby:' Starting a Family While Running a Startup

As a father and a CEO of a startup, Jake Gibson offers up insight on how he manages to get it all done.
Jake Gibson
Richard Branson on Business Lessons From Parenting
Entrepreneurs

Richard Branson on Business Lessons From Parenting

The CEO of Virgin has seen a lot of challenges in his career, but perhaps none as big as becoming a dad. Here he discusses the similarities between parenting and running a business.
Richard Branson
Gary Vaynerchuk on Growing Up in a Family Business
Growth Strategies

Gary Vaynerchuk on Growing Up in a Family Business

The serial entrepreneur talks about his relationship with his father and becoming an entrepreneur.
Laura Lorber
An Entrepreneur Reflects on His Roles as Father and Founder
Growth Strategies

An Entrepreneur Reflects on His Roles as Father and Founder

Fatherhood often has an impact on a man's management style. Here are one dad's views on the similarities and differences of being a dad and being a boss.
Nick Balletta
'Failure Is Not Trying' and Other Fatherly Advice to Entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs

'Failure Is Not Trying' and Other Fatherly Advice to Entrepreneurs

Reflections from Sara Blakely, Pete Cashmore, and Bert Jacobs on what they remember most about their dad's influence.
Teri Evans
A Dad's Cautionary Advice Led to a Growing Family Business
Starting a Business

A Dad's Cautionary Advice Led to a Growing Family Business

After a near-accident while training for a marathon, an entrepreneur develops a line of identification gear for outdoor athletes.
Margaret Littman
Dad Inventors
Starting a Business

Dad Inventors

How three fathers built successful businesses to solve their own parenting problems.
Jennifer Merritt