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An invisible man and a nice cup of tea

On dimly lit suburban streets, in the hours before dawn, it’s as silent as our world can be.

Up in the lofty fir trees, knowing owls watch for prey. 1,007 more words

Britain Now & Then

Beverly Aplikowski

Title: Chief Executive Officer, President

Company: Lakeside Homes, Inc.

Location: Arden Hills, Minn.

Beverly Aplikowski helped to found Lakeside Homes Inc. in 1962 and has since garnered nearly 54 years of experience in her field. 245 more words


Regional familiness for policy-makers

This is the third piece in a three-part series on family business and regional development. Read part one: “in search of the missing link… 719 more words

Family Business in Emerging, Developing, and Transitional Economies. The relevance of context

The aim of this special track is to increase the understanding of family firms in developing, emerging, and transitional economies.

Welter, F. (Institut für Mittelstandsforschung, Germany) 1,044 more words


This regular occurence is the story behind this image:

Relatively speaking, this rickety table is A PERMANENT FIXTURE.

And there are in addition two permanent fixtures next to a double regular occurence at an adjacent lucrative hot-spot, belonging to another grandfather – a friend: 147 more words

Tamil Culture

Does Your Family Business Have a Mission Statement?

It has been told to Family Businesses that your mission statement is the key to building unity and is effective for communication. When you have to make decisions, you can refer to the values stated in the mission statement to help you. 203 more words

Family Businesses

Siblings and the Family Business

Siblings must accomplish four core tasks in the transition from the founding generation. It can take time and effort but sibling partnerships can develop very effective leadership of their enterprise and stronger personal bonds in the family through their collaboration on these tasks. 342 more words

Family Businesses