November 15, 2013
Author to Share Succession Planning Strategies for Family Businesses
Bill Hermann, CPA, partner at Plante Moran, and co-author of Succession Transition - A Roadmap for Seamless Transitions in Leadership, will provide family business leaders with options to consider when they do not have readily apparent successors during the Conway Center for Family Business educational program, “Succession Scenarios: What do you do if your successors aren't ready, willing, or able to lead?” from 7:30-9:00 a.m. on November 21, 2013 at Ohio Dominican University’s Alumni Hall, 1216 Sunbury Road.
November 11, 2013
Lack of Equal Opportunities in Some Family-Owned Businesses
In our Women in Family Business Peer Group this month we talked about equal opportunities, or lack thereof, for women in family owned businesses. But, before we got to that, we discussed ways in which women in all businesses come into the work force at a disadvantage: choice of college major (generally, women shy away from STEM fields) and once employed, women shy away from and often have no desire to learn the financial aspects of company management.
November 1, 2013
Conway Center Releases 2014 Program Schedule
The Conway Center for Family Business announced its 2014 Program Schedule during the 15th Annual Family Business Awards. Please see attachment for the full schedule.
October 24, 2013
Women's Book Blog: Thoughts about Retirement by Bea Wolper, Conway Center Co-Founder
The first thing, and the most important, is your health. When you are 90, it won't matter how much money you have unless you are healthy and able to enjoy it. It is critical that you start now by improving your diet, exercising, and generally making time for yourself to be healthy.
October 9, 2013
Family Business Advisors to Tackle Leadership Transition Challenges
Columbus, Ohio – Skip Murray, of Murray Associates, will lead the Conway Center for Family Business educational program, “Preparing Future Family Business Leaders Today for Tomorrow's Challenges” from 7:30-9:00 a.m. on October 17, at Ohio Dominican University’s Alumni Hall, 1216 Sunbury Road.