Family

A Shark-Tank Backed Christmas Entrepreneur's Tips for Pitching and Staying Calm

Matt Bliss, whose investors include Barbara Corcoran, reflects on the lessons of the past five years with his company Modern Christmas Trees.

Nina Zipkin

How to Build a Business and a Family at the Same Time

The choice between work and life shouldn't be an accepted symptom of entrepreneurship.

Ryan McGrath

What to Do When Your Family and Friends Stand in the Way of Your Entrepreneurial Success

Why the people we love sometimes undermine us, and how you can let them go if you need to.

Dylan Ogline

8th-Grader Sees Dad Choking at Dinner Table—Performs Heimlich He Learned at School, Saves His Life

When eighth-grader Aidan, who was in his room listening to music, heard his distressed dad choking, he leaped into action.

The Epoch Times

This Family Wanted to Own a Business That Got Them Excited, So They Opened An Urban Air Adventure Park

When Rachelle Nurse and Joseph Goodly took their kids to a birthday party, they found a business opportunity.

C-Suite Parents: 3 Tips for Making the Most of Your Time With Your Kids

For those in the C-suite, it can be difficult to find time in the day for anything but your business. Here's how to maximize your time spent with another very important part of your life: your children.

Cheri Beranek

A Husband-and-Wife Team Converted Their Family Business to a Franchise to Make More Time for Family

Jon and Kari Murdock knew it would take years to scale on their own, and Mr. Rooter's franchise model helped them grow.

Chloe Arrojado

This Is Why Americans Are Having Fewer Children

Data shows that over the last several decades, U.S. families have gotten smaller.

This Family of Tropical Smoothie Cafe Franchisees Is Using Their Business to Build Community

Toya Evans and her daughters aren't just running a franchise business. They're strengthening their family, their community, and the fortune of future franchisees.

What to Expect After a Year of the Unexpected

The past year has been tough, but we've been gifted with an opportunity to rethink how we work and what the "new normal" will be.

Bill Wagner

... Are We Really All on the Same Page About Passing Down the Family Business?

Set up structures in advance and communicate clearly so things don't get awkward later.

Rick Bisio