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Should You Give Your Kids Your Business? 2 Factors to Consider

In 1985, Guy Laliberté was a fire-eating, accordion-playing stilt walker on the streets of Quebec. Thirty years later, he is still walking tall but now with a lot of more money. 695 more words

An Ally's Advice

Economist 4/17/2015

  1. Family companies are ideally suited to the early stages of capitalism. They provided two of the most important ingredients of growth, trust and loyalty.Family businesses make up more than 90% of the world’s companies.
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5 Tips for Siblings Working Together in the Family Business

This is the second in a two-part series on siblings in family businesses. Part one covered some successful sibling partnerships, while part two give tips for success for siblings who are in business together. 581 more words

Lessons For CEOs

Famous Sibling Partnerships that Worked

This is the first in a two-part series on siblings in family businesses. Part one will cover some successful sibling partnerships, while part two will discuss lessons for siblings who are in business together. 599 more words

Lessons For CEOs

WE'VE GOT YOUR SOCK, AND SO MUCH MORE!

Letters from happy customers hang on the walls at 702 Freedom Plains Road at the laundry mat in Apple Valley Plaza. As soon as customers walk through the door they are greeted with a bright smile, a warm ” hello”, and “what can I do to help you?” 836 more words

Six Bloggers on A Saturday!

Last Saturday Webster City opened their doors to seven North Iowa Bloggers including myself. My first impression was what a cute little sleepy town in central Iowa, the experience I received was far from the prior thoughts of what the day might bring me. 1,139 more words

separating family and business

It’s difficult to separate family and business.

There is a unique link that makes so many of these relationships work in business including strong work ethic, open communication and an ability & desire to have all family members share in a wealth event. 87 more words

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