Time to test your co-workers’ knowledge of famous family business pioneers!
Every Family Business NxtGen has a “Moment” when they make the ultimate decision of entering or leaving the Family Business. For some NxtGens, it comes as early as five years old. For other NxtGens, it can happen in their 20s, 30s, 40s or they never figure it out....
It's a Wonderful Life is not only a classic Christmas movie, it is also a classic example of the issues facing the next generation of Family Business owners. George Bailey, the oldest son at Bailey Brothers Building and Loan, faces terrible personal and professional...
Possibly one of the biggest and most tragic family business stories in science fiction is the Star Wars Saga.
Sometimes, it’s hard to express what you want to say to relatives in the family business. Here are some “Family” songs that could set the mood.
Is the next generation already in the business?
Which ’90s classic takes your vote for best business movie of the decade?
Which ’80s classic takes your vote for best business movie of the decade?
One of the most famous family businesses around is Wahlburgers, thanks to one of its celebrity owners, actor Mark Wahlberg, as well as the reality show based around the restaurant. How much do you know about this family burger joint?
How confident are you in your company’s cybersecurity?
Where’s your dream satellite office?
The robots are coming: are you ready?
Is the size of your current staff meeting your business’ needs?
What did you do the last time you hung out with a non-related colleague?
How long will your family business last?
Are you a fan of the classic British series or the American interpretation?
Forget the smartphone — what low-tech piece of office equipment can you not live without?
New year, new phone?
Once again, it’s time to play Family Business Two Truths and a Lie! We’ll tell you three interesting facts about a family business, and you have to tell us which one isn’t a fact at all. Today’s business is Nordstrom!
The family that plays together, stays together.
Which is worse – reunion or review?
Sink or swim, kid!
Morpheus weighs in on the work from home debate.
Good luck with your brackets!
What’s your main method of caffeine consumption?
Is your office in the cloud?
Dreaming big, living large.
What’s your office’s reaction to Super Bowl LII?
Open layout or the land of cubicles?
One of the most well-known and tragic stories of a family business gone awry is that of the Carpenters, one of the hottest musical acts of the 1960s and 1970s.
How presidential is your CEO?
Finding the sweet spot.
What are your goals for the new year?
What’s at the top of your tree this year?
Which relative kicks it up a notch at the family business holiday party?
What’s your favorite holiday indulgence?
How far do your products, services or people travel?
When is your preferred time of day to work out?
How old-school is your office?
It’s 5 p.m.: do you know where your office supplies are?
For how many years has your family business been operating?
What’s your favorite holiday beverage?
What’s your favorite part of Thanksgiving?
Mac vs. PC: the debate rages on.
Office Mad Libs: the birth of a new product.
Which superhero is your boss most like?
What’s the first thing you do when you come in in the morning?
What is your favorite extracurricular work activity?
Do you send or receive personal emails at work?
Of all the family businesses out there, baseball is one of the most enduring. How many of these baseball family business facts can you name?
One of the most popular celebrities among Millennials and Gen-Xers alike is Jessica Alba, famous for her roles in such films as Sin City, Fantastic Four and Into the Blue. But perhaps more impressive than her on-screen rules is her business acumen.
Your Board of Directors probably has a couple of odd ones on it already, but which member of this odd couple would make a perfect addition to the team?