The podcast dedicated to Family Business. Working with your family can be both rewarding and challenging and this podcast provides you with practical tips and guidance on how to tackle some of these challenges.
Upcoming series on Governance, Succession, Family Dynamics and Family Business Theory will explore the uniqueness of family businesses and provide you with the tools to help your business thrive.
Trusts and Their Uses
Monday 22 February 2021
: Trusts can be a fantastic way to specify how our assets are used and how our wishes are carried out beyond our lifetimes. They can be used...
Monday 15 February 2021
: When I started the podcast I had no real expectations beyond trying to put out insightful information to family businesses from experts...
The Value of Belonging
Monday 08 February 2021
: Richard Hearn is the Membership Director for the Institute for Family Business and Daniel White is the Assistant Director of the Kansas...
A Succession Story with Jeremy Manford
Monday 01 February 2021
: This weeks show is an interview with Jeremy Manford. Jeremy is the CEO of his family business, Compu-Stor based in Australia.
The 5 Rights of Ownership
Monday 25 January 2021
: On this weeks episode I am joined by Josh Baron and Rob Lachenauer from Banyan Global as they discuss the 5 rights of ownership and much...
How and When to start Succession Planning
Monday 18 January 2021
: Succession Planning is a complex process, there are many moving parts to it and lots to consider. This can put a lot of people off starting...
A Family Business Story
Monday 11 January 2021
: On this weeks show I am joined by Dominic Rubino. Dominic is a business coach now but has historically owned and worked in a Family...
The Sellers Journey
Monday 04 January 2021
: One third of businesses that go to market to sell actually conclude successfully!
We look at some of the common emotional barriers to these...
Top 5 regrets of the Dying
Monday 21 December 2020
: With a title like that there is a danger that this post could be viewed as quite morbid, but please read on, the aim of this is to inspire...
Should you gift your family business?
Monday 14 December 2020
: Should you gift your family business to the next generation?
Should you leave the business to your children in your will?
Or, should the...
Tuesday 01 December 2020
: On this episode I am joined by Peter Vogel. Peter is Professor of Family Business and Entrepreneurship, Director of the Global Family...
What is a Family Investment Company?
Friday 27 November 2020
: Sometimes the right thing to do with a family owned business is to sell it. If that liquidity event provides sufficient wealth and financial...
Barriers to Succession
Friday 20 November 2020
: Succession Planning is complex and whilst there are financial and technical complexities there are also emotional complexities that can get...
Life outside the Family Business
Friday 13 November 2020
: Debbie Ekins has recently decided to pursue a career away from her family business. This wasn't an easy decision or one that she made...
SPECIAL EPISODE - COVID 19 Update from The IFB
Wednesday 11 November 2020
: We last spoke with Fiona back in March as we entered the first lockdown here in the UK.
Since then a lot has changed and so Fiona joins us...
Succession Planning Considerations
Friday 06 November 2020
: On this show I am joined by Mike Kane from Turcan Connell.
Mike is a corporate lawyer and works with family businesses to help them with...
The Arbikie Distillery Story
Friday 23 October 2020
: Arbikie Estate is a family-owned working farm in Scotland.
This episode looks at the innovative and collaborative way that this family have...
Family Offices and COVID-19
Friday 16 October 2020
: Bobby Stover is America's Family Office Leader at EY. He joins us on the show this week to discuss the challenges that the COVID-19 pandemic...
How to be Up in Down Times
Friday 09 October 2020
: We have spoken already on the show about the importance of looking after our wellbeing during the current COVID pandemic, and this is...
Successful Transitions in a Family Business
Friday 24 July 2020
: On this episode I am joined by Dr. Jim Grubman who is an internationally recognised consultant, speaker, and educator in the...
Engaging the next generation
Thursday 16 July 2020
: On this weeks show I am joined by Guillermo Salazar as we discuss what family businesses can be doing to help prepare their next generation...
Re-inventing the Family Business after the pandemic
Friday 12 June 2020
: On this episode I speak with Dennis Jaffe.
For over 40 years, Dennis has been one of the leading architects of the field of family...
Branding and Strategy beyond COVID
Wednesday 03 June 2020
: As we emerge from this crisis there is an opportunity to ensure continued success for your family business. Choosing the right strategy will...
Virtual Global Family Business Conference
Thursday 09 April 2020
: Tsitsi Mutendi and Nike Anani are the co-founders of African Family Firms and they have arranged a virtual conference for family businesses...
Reasons to be Hopeful
Monday 06 April 2020
: We are living in unprecedented times where we are fearful for our families health, that of our own and the prospects for our businesses. It...