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Building a successful family business board

Jennifer M. Pendergast

Building a successful family business board

a guide for leaders, directors, and families

by Jennifer M. Pendergast

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Jennifer M. Pendergast, John L. Ward, and Stephanie Brun de Pontet
SeriesA Family business publication
ContributionsWard, John L., 1945-, De Pontet, Stephanie Brun
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD62.25 .P46 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24411587M
ISBN 109780230111547
LC Control Number2010030268
OCLC/WorldCa651487384

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A company may have only the founder on its board. In the early stages of a founder-led company, this type of board may well be the best fit for the company, since the founder is usually more focused on building the business than on governance.

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Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive Up. Get this from a library. Building a successful family business board: a guide for leaders, directors, and families. [Jennifer M Pendergast; John L Ward; Stephanie Brun De Pontet] -- Boards of directors can help businesses succeed--yet many family businesses do not have functioning boards of directors that play a valuable role in providing oversight to their businesses.

A successful small family business can provide you with an invaluable opportunity to build the business, and help you in passing down the company to the next generation. The process of building a family business governance system requires patience, perseverance in the short-term. Most families find the long-term result of a stronger family and aligned systems, like the Walcotts are experiencing, produces a rewarding outcome for both the family and the business.

_____. The book provides best practices for owners and directors with step-by-step guidelines for developing and managing a board-from writing the initial prospectus, through conducting lively meetings, to maintaining open, honest communication between owners, directors, family members, and other stakeholders in the Building a Successful.

"You want people who understand the business and the industry that you're in so they can think strategically," says Mark Nadler, co-author of the book Building Better Boards and a.

Jennifer M. Pendergast is the author of Building a Successful Family Business Board ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Healthy Grow /5(1). If the idea of building a business that you can pass on to future generations is appealing, this article is for you.

There are many reasons to build a family business, including working with your children, other family you know and respect, as well as creating a legacy and building generational are certain processes and system you need to have in place in order to give your.

Safety in structure. Many family businesses have learned that a little structure can be extremely helpful when it comes time to discuss sensitive issues—such as ownership shares, rights and responsibilities, the competence of family-member managers, and agreeing on a strategy that is best for both the business and the family.

On a routine basis, the CEO and board of directors should evaluate the industry’s life cycle, the company’s strengths and opportunities for growth, its market value, and the family’s core competencies and goals in order to evaluate whether the business is still the right fit for the family.

DUTIES PERFORMED BY FAMILY COUNCIL MEETING Plan assembly meetings, which otherwise has to be arranged by CEO in company. discuss current business, ownership, family issues and keep family informed about the issues. help family reach decisions and collectively focus on attainment of single goal.

Keep the board of directors informed about family. Building and Sustaining a Successful Enterprise is designed for senior executives within large established companies, family-owned conglomerates, or companies that operate in emerging markets.

Participant titles may include. Stein went on to study the traits of successful and unsuccessful family businesses. in his book Small Business at even the smallest family business. Members of a board .