Family owned businesses aren't successful by accident. It takes planning and preparation. It takes solid business fundamentals, good people, innovation and commitment. Family businesses also require that owners proactively manage the relationships that they have with their family members.
I help family business owners understand the ownership issues and challenges that they face. I help them develop strategies to address these issues and challenges, which in turn will help them to minimize the potential impact that ownership issues might have on the business.
?I help family business owners develop specific policies and agreements that are the primary tools that owners can use. I help facilitate discussions with family members so that everyone is on the same page and understands the reasoning behind the policies and agreements that are proposed.
?Every business benefits by planning for its future. Strategic Planning is an activity that too many business owners overlook. Can you foresee that competition will gradually erode market share and profitability? I think that's true for many businesses. Strategic Planning will help you address these issues and more.