Month: May 2017

Swiss Family Businesses Awarded for Entrepreneurship

Swiss Family Businesses Awarded for Entrepreneurship The Swiss Venture Club is a non-profit organisation that, among other initiatives, runs an annual award aimed at recognising [...]Read more

Dark Shadows from the Kiku no Sekku

Dark Shadows from the Kiku no Sekku A recent Financial Times states that hundreds of thousands of small and medium Japanese family firms could disappear [...]Read more

B-Corp for F-Corp

B-Corp for F-Corp B-corporations (or benefit corporations) are a new organisational form that follows the highest standards of transparency, responsibility and finality. They are not [...]Read more

Institutional Investors like Family Firms

Institutional Investors like Family Firms In preparation for the next STEP Global Summit, we organised a short conference last week on the governance of listed [...]Read more

What can Family Firms Learn from non- Family Firms?

What can Family Firms Learn from non-Family Firms? Being successful without a CEO seems strange if not impossible. I cannot say that a new trend [...]Read more