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Family businesses – how to bring through the next generation!

Family businesses - how to bring through the next generation! Recently we focused on family run businesses, the dynamics involved and why they so often fail. This article received a great deal of attention and it’s not difficult to see why, with 4.6 million family businesses in the UK accounting for two thirds of the…
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Deconstructing fear and reconstructing your successful mind

Deconstructing fear and reconstructing your successful mind One of the most popular articles we have produced recently was around Emotional Intelligence and, hopefully, you managed to take the test when the article was released. Simply put, the test evaluates decision making through intelligence, working alongside emotions, by using a series of questions with multiple choice…
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Keeping it in the family

Business consultant and mentor, Stuart Allan, looks at the dynamics of family-run businesses and why they so often fail. According to the Institute for Family Business, two-thirds of UK businesses are family-owned. That’s 4.8 million in total, of which over 16,000 are medium and large businesses generating over a quarter of the value of goods…
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