Strategies for Family Business Success

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John Broons

John Broons is a globally awarded family business expert. One of only three people in Australia to hold the coveted title of Fellow of Family Firm Institute (Boston, USA), John has dedicated his working career to answering the question: how do I guide and support families in business to a place where they’re thriving?

Family business members working together

The benefits of working in a family business

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in a family business? Well, let me tell you, it’s a world of unique advantages and opportunities that go beyond your typical job. In this article, I’ll take a deep dive into the benefits of working in a family-owned and operated business and why it can be such a rewarding experience.

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Family members putting their creativity to work in their family business

Considerations when bringing your first family member into your business

There’s something incredibly special about working together with family members to achieve a shared vision. As a family-owned business, you have a unique opportunity to harness the power of familial bonds and create something truly extraordinary. But before you extend that invitation, it’s essential to consider a few key factors.

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Conducting negotiations with family members

Conducting negotiations with family members

Negotiating with family members can be a delicate situation that only those in a family business truly understand. It’s not always easy, but it’s important to approach these negotiations with empathy, respect, and a shared vision for the success of your business and the harmony of your family.

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