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Where’s your road map for 2023?

Do you have your plan for first quarter 2023? Is it written down for the team to see, understand and act upon? Or is it still tucked away in your head, and shared as needed?

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

The Most Limiting Word

Words matter. Because we become what we think about. And words are an outcome of our thoughts, consciously or subconsciously...

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

Inconvenience vs Problem – Learn the Difference

Life is full of inconveniences. Life can be full of problems, too. There is a difference. A striking difference...

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

Finding Happiness. Stop Looking Out There.

These last two years of the pandemic have not been easy on the human psyche. For many, our physical health...

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BLOG | STRATEGY

Life mimics business. Business mimics life.

There seems to be a false notion floating around – and we all buy into – that somehow we're going to get everything in order tomorrow...

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

A Rising Tide Lifts All Boats

Family businesses and their leaders face tremendous stress.  Not only are they dealing with all the challenges...

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

The Game of Risk – Tolerance vs Time

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

Fair does not ‘equal’ equal

This is one of the biggest problems in family business governance, where parents...

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BLOG | FAMILY DYNAMICS / GOVERNANCE

The Cousin Federation

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BLOG | LEADERSHIP

Who Should Bale the Hay?

Baling hay. It’s important & urgent work on a farm. It’s also a great business metaphor related to THE NUMBER ONE barrier to growth...

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