Family businesses are different to other businesses. Each family has its own dynamic, personality and values indelibly etched into the way it interacts with the business, its employees, and its comm… [read more]
Understanding how family businesses tick
Family businesses are different to other businesses. Each family has its own dynamic, personality and values indelibly etched into the way it interacts wi… [read more]
As a family owned business do you worry about the shares held by your daughter or son who may be married and what happens if they divorce? Or what happens in the event of death? Do you worry abo… [read more]
Everyone is familiar with franchises we see in our towns such as McDonalds. Body Shop and Holiday Inn. These are business method franchises (also known as Business format franchising) whereby a fran… [read more]
Useful practical steps to help protect your business and use and exploit any brands that it owns.
What is a brand?
A strong brand helps distinguish a business’ products from its competitors’. … [read more]
Do you use 3rd party marketing lists? Watch out then for the Information Commissioners Office (ICO) who could stop you in your tracks or present you with a hefty fine if they don’t like what you are… [read more]