It’s Not Personal – it’s just (Family) Business

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Consistently voted as one of the greatest movies of all time, The Godfather is a goldmine of business and leadership lessons. The movie highlights many of the biggest issues facing any family business, in particular the tension between “business” and “family” and even more acutely between the founder and the next generations. Continue reading

Family business, mentoring and achieving clarity: An interview with John Broons

Many of our Chairs at The Executive Connection are aware of the challenges that come with being the leader of a family business, with a number specialising in helping these organisations and their owners. After all, those leading a family firm have to juggle a range of additional relationships along with making commercial decision. Continue reading