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5 Tips for Running a Healthy Family Business

Family-owned companies make up between 80 to 90 percent of businesses in the United States. But only 30 percent of new family businesses survive into the second generation. 690 more words

How Not To Hire A Guy Like Me

You Can Fight Fraud. And Win.

We all know Smokey the Bear’s slogan. “Remember – only you can prevent forest fires.” You can use the same slogan for fraud: only you can prevent fraud in your company. 461 more words

Lessons For CEOs

7 Ways to Avoid the Feuds that Destroy Family Businesses: A Litigator's View

Family and other closely-held businesses typically start off as ventures between relatives or close friends who trust each other. They often operate informally without following, or even without creating governing documents or agreements. 101 more words

Avoiding Litigation

Advice for Managing Conflicts in Family Businesses

Placing its focus on providing high standards of customer service and competitive pricing to its customers, DV Medical Supply offers a range of medical, pharmaceutical, and surgical supplies to the veterinary and medical industries. 155 more words

DV Medical Supply

Family Businesses Play a Key Role in the American Economy

Financial sector executive Darin Pastor, currently the chairman and CEO of Capstone Financial Group Inc., previously served high-profile companies such as JPMorgan Chase & Co. 196 more words

Darin Pastor

* The Wangs Vs. The World

The Wangs Vs. The World attempts to be a madcap road trip of a freshly bankrupted family from its no-longer home in Los Angeles to upstate New York, where the older daughter lives in a house that may be the only asset that escaped repossession. 47 more words

New Fiction

*** Original Sin by P.D. James

Original Sin takes us inside a family owned book publisher where lots of people are dying, some suspicisouly enough to demand an investigation from Adam Dalgliesh and team. 46 more words

Mystery