Succession Planning The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Succession Planning en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Putting Off Your Succession Plan? Don't. What if you die? What if you want to take a year-long sabbatical to Africa? Training and succession planning can ensure your company’s long-term survival. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Can Your Business Live Without You? Entrepreneurs who have difficulty answering this question may be facing a planning issue that involves far more than arranging their time off. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Beth Miller I Gave My Business Away. Here Are 3 Reasons Why. Would you simply give your business away instead of selling it for a profit? Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:30:00 GMT Simon Cohen Market Basket's Family Feud Risks a Loss of Its Loyal Following 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. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan How a Family-Owned Firm Can Beat the Odds and Pivot Use a leadership change as a catalyst for a shift in the business model to keep up with trends. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT Sabrina Parsons 7 Lessons in Harmony for Family Startups 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. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT Christopher Hann U.K. Dad Decides to Give Away His Startup This entrepreneur isn't interested in selling his startup. His exit strategy is to simply give the business away. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:01:00 GMT Jason Fell Downton Abbey: Lord Grantham's 5 Worst Management Mistakes What the world of butlers, footmen and lady's maids can teach you about management. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT Linda Lacina Six Tips to Keep Your Business Going After Losing Your Partner How to survive and rebuild while dealing with grief and loss. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT Gwen Moran Acting on Ideas and Other Tips This Week How to get beyond brainstorming, beat procrastination and find more permanent customers: our best tips of the week. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 13:30:00 GMT Brian Patrick Eha Your Business Without You: 4 Steps to Finding Your Successor What you need to do now to ensure leadership continuity in your business. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 10:30:00 GMT Gwen Moran 3 Reasons to Consider a Legal Exit Strategy Attorney Nina Kaufman explains how an exit strategy can be useful if unexpected situations arise. Tue, 18 Sep 2012 08:00:00 GMT Nina Kaufman Could Your Business Survive Without You? Seventy-five percent of small-business owners have no real succession plan -- a potential recipe for disaster. This entrepreneur's accidental fate tells a cautionary tale. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 09:00:00 GMT Joanna L. Krotz How to Create a Succession Plan for a Franchise Business Passing a franchise from one generation to the next can be fraught with complexities. A smart succession plan will ease the transition. Fri, 02 Dec 2011 09:00:00 GMT Jason Daley Are You Irreplaceable? How to make sure your business can thrive without you, and five steps to get there. Wed, 02 Nov 2011 02:00:00 GMT Jane Porter Tips For Planning an Exit from Your Small Business If you're thinking about leaving your business behind, some careful planning up front can make it a smooth transition that ensures your company thrives after you're gone. Fri, 19 Aug 2011 10:00:00 GMT Carol Tice Is Your Family Fit to Run the Family Business? Check your emotions at the door before turning your company over to the next generation. Mon, 03 May 2010 00:00:00 GMT Nick Narlis