STEP brings together Latin American scholar and the French team

STEP brings together Latin American scholar and the French team in Nantes in May 2018 The STEP Project is rooted in transgenerational entrepreneurship and family [...]Read more

France hosts two EU STEP meetings in April

It has been a busy 2 weeks in France for the STEP Project!  This past week in Nantes, the STEP team at Audencia Business School […]

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Companies must Pivot to regenerate market relevance and advantage

STEP member, Prof. James Davis, Buelher Endowed Prof. of Management; Chair of Management Dept.; and Director of Executive Education at Utah State University, participated in […]

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STEP Project affiliate AUS partners with Tharawat Family Business Forum to promote research on family-owned businesses

To provide a framework of cooperation and to facilitate collaboration in areas of interest, representatives of American University of Sharjah (AUS) and Tharawat Family Business […]

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A paradoxical approach to Transgenerational Potential

A paradoxical approach to Transgenerational Potential The STEP Project has been a pioneering effort in the study of transgenerational success. We know that the likelihood [...]Read more

Congratulations to PhD Research Scholar, Mr. Philip O’Donnell

PhD Research Scholar, Mr Philip O’Donnell, received Best Doctoral Paper Award at the recent Irish Academy of Management Conference (IAM) in Queen’s University Belfast. The […]

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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