How to Build a Family Business That Lasts

Dr. Josh Baron, Co-Founder and Partner at BanyanGlobal

There is not some “silver bullet” that can make a family business last. And there are very few “best practices” in the sense that there are things that work for every family business. Each family business is unique. And what works well in one generation can be a disaster in the next. Instead, the key to making a family business endure for generations is understanding the power of family ownership. This power comes from five core rights that give the owners the exclusive ability to make almost every important choice about what happens in a family business...