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June 1, 2003

Suzy Bibko takes the reigns at Families in Business and tells how this issue explores the one constant in life – change

Suzy Bibko takes the reigns at Families in Business and tells how this issue explores the one constant in life – change

As this  issue of Families in Business goes to press, I'm planning a trip to my homeland, America. I'm going to back to New York City for my first time since I left five years ago. A lot has changed there since then, most notably the absence of two remarkable buildings and many, many lives.

April 1, 2003

We set out to significantly raise awareness of, and respect for, family entrepreneurship around the world. Barbara Murray passes the editorial baton to Suzy Bibko, and reviews the progress Families in Business has made since its launch

We set out to significantly raise awareness of, and respect for, family entrepreneurship around the world. Barbara Murray passes the editorial baton to Suzy Bibko, and reviews the progress Families in Business has made since its launch

January 1, 2003

Growth is a relative thing, and achieving growth means different things to different families and their businesses.

Growth is a relative thing, and achieving growth means different things to different families and their businesses.

November 1, 2002

Anyone who visits Spain these days will find it hard to believe it was ruled by dictatorship until just under 30 years ago.

Anyone who visits Spain these days will find it hard to believe it was ruled by dictatorship until just under 30 years ago. Since then, the fast-paced process of democratisation has fuelled the creation of new businesses, global businesses and more efficient businesses. But what about family businesses? To what extent and how have Spanish families in business adapted to these changes?

September 1, 2002

As a young researcher over 10 years ago, I remember feeling a little perplexed when family business leaders and family business successors I interviewed described life in the business as “lonely”.

As a young researcher over 10 years ago, I remember feeling a little perplexed when family business leaders and family business successors I interviewed described life in the business as "lonely".

At first, it seemed strange to hear that people who were working with their family, who were in charge of their own business and masters of their own destiny were feeling lonely? What on earth did that mean? The next question was irresistible: Why?

June 1, 2002

In the last three months, my travels in the family business world have taken me to events in Trier, Paris and Chicago, so I have covered a lot of ground in the pursuit of learning and sharing new family business knowledge.

In the last three months, my travels in the family business world have taken me to events in Trier, Paris and Chicago, so I have covered a lot of ground in the pursuit of learning and sharing new family business knowledge. But I think I have covered some new ground, too. I'm referring to what might be at the root of the polarized perceptions that family business observers hold about what "family business" is and what it stands for.

April 1, 2002

It’s a good idea, every now and again, to look back in time and reflect on how far things have come or to pause and think about where things appear to be heading.

It's a good idea, every now and again, to look back in time and reflect on how far things have come or to pause and think about where things appear to be heading. The world of family business is no exception.

February 1, 2002

The evening of Friday, 5th October 2001 in Rome was warm and sultry, reminiscent of long summer evenings in the capital.

The evening of Friday, 5th October 2001 in Rome was warm and sultry, reminiscent of long summer evenings in the capital. The plazas were full of people in their finery absorbing the history and beauty of the capital along with the food, wine and culture that is distinctively Italian and so typically Roman.

January 1, 2002

Welcome to the first edition of Families in Business. This is the first international magazine dedicated to the special interests of business owning families.

Welcome to the first edition of Families in Business. This is the first international magazine dedicated to the special interests of business owning families.

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