For those involved in or with family business
Case Study- What Worked Best in the Context of Political
Insurgency and Turmoil in…Continue
Added by Dr Lorna Collins (Bristol) on May 31, 2010 at 15:17 — No Comments
Recent development at the Lightbody Group - and the takeover by the industrial giant Finsbury Food Group are featured on p6 of the Business Section of the Sunday Times, with comment on succession in fammily businesses by Martin Stepek, CEO of the Scottish Family Business Association. A profile of Martin Lightbody is available at…Continue
Added by Claire Seaman on May 30, 2010 at 18:16 — No Comments
Added by Dr Lorna Collins (Bristol) on May 26, 2010 at 10:02 — No Comments
Interesting special issue of the Journal of Management Studies on Family Enterprise available at:
Added by Claire Seaman on May 21, 2010 at 20:55 — No Comments
Added by Dr Lorna Collins (Bristol) on May 21, 2010 at 11:30 — No Comments
FYI - Family Enterprise USA, sponsors of FERC Doctoral Student Awards, are now accepting article submissions for summaries of research written in an applied manner.
Here is a link to the FEUSA…Continue
Added by Dr Lorna Collins (Bristol) on May 20, 2010 at 15:22 — No Comments
The Scottish Centre for Intergenerational Practice and the Scottish Family Business Association jointly ran a series of intergenerational workshops for families in business together across Scotland in 2009. This 8-page report has been compiled by those involved to record what was achieved and the lessons learned.
Added by Claire Seaman on May 19, 2010 at 16:08 — No Comments
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Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) seeks a Professor in Family Business, supporting the continued development of the Centre for Family Enterprise and Ownership (CeFEO).
The position is funded by a donation from Carl-Olof
and Jenz Hamrin Foundation.
Added by Dr Lorna Collins (Bristol) on May 18, 2010 at 8:25 — No Comments
Here's a link to an article about a divorce where the information held - or retrieved - from a laptop might prove crucial. While this is an extreme case, what are the implications of computer security for family businesses?
Added by Claire Seaman on May 13, 2010 at 19:07 — No Comments
Have just spent part of the weekend looking at the papers from the newly launched Journal of Family Business Strategy - there are some really interesting papers here and this represents an important step in the development/acknowledged importance of family business research. More details - and the chance to download the papers from the first issue of the journal - are available at:…Continue
Added by Claire Seaman on May 2, 2010 at 19:19 — No Comments
In today’s 24/7 world of rolling news where Twitter is taking on The Telegraph, the media world has never been more confusing for businesses trying to find their voices. However, with change comes opportunity.
For those organisations willing to engage with PR there is a serious prize on offer: positive publicity in the media consumed by your customers, suppliers, staff and all the other stakeholders whose opinions really count.
Harnessing this opportunity takes thought,…
Added by Claire Seaman on May 2, 2010 at 15:46 — No Comments
This link from Barclays Wealth looks interesting:
Although the link mentions the importance of family business in India, the forum seems to be really more about the educational provision available with a family focus.
Added by Claire Seaman on May 2, 2010 at 14:11 — No Comments