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8 Mistakes Families Make in a Family Business

8 Mistakes Families Make in a Family Business
Do you own a family business?
 
Work together with your family?
 
Do work together with your family in a family owned and operated business?
 
Then you know where I'm going.
 
A family business can be challenging. For both the family and non-family employees.
 
Some of the most successful companies in the world are family-owned and operated businesses. If examined closely, you will find these companies have clearly defined personal and professional boundaries, familial expectations, and best-practices for the entire organization.
 
However, many family businesses are in turmoil because, well...they work with their family. What works at home does not always work at work. The family business should not be confused with family business!
 
In working with my own family for years, and working with so many other family business clients, I believe there are eight mistakes made by family members when they work together in business. If you confuse these eight things, it can ruin the love for and life of your family organization.
 
1.  When You Confuse Professional With Personal  
You must decide, personal or professional? Motives come into check here. "I am here to be the best at my job, but not at the cost of my family's business....


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You Can\'t Fix Stupid! (Or, Can You?)

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The Greatest Decision Donald Trump Will Ever Make

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Personality Prove Your Leadership,  but Personality Proof Your Systems.

Personality Prove Your Leadership, but Personality Proof Your Systems.

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Okay, busted. Not only do I have meeting etiquette, but I highly promote office etiquette as well....

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6 Reasons Why You Are Out of Touch As A Leader

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Middle child of five. Thumb sucker. Shy. And skinny. Really skinny! What else? Oh, I stuttered. In elementary school every Tuesday and Thursday I was loudly called out of class by a withered educational speech therapist. But my life has been a blast....

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“Paul divided individual personalities into four basic groups... detailing the strengths and weaknesses of each group. People were laughing and agreeing with the personality traits as they recognized themselves.... Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the training.”

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