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Product Description: Discover What Makes Family Businesses Beat the Odds and Thrive over Generations Families are complicated; family businesses even more so. Like other companies, family-run enterprises must develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills...read more

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9781626561663 | Berrett-Koehler Pub, June 6, 2016, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Discover What Makes Family Businesses Beat the Odds and Thrive over Generations Families are complicated; family businesses even more so.

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Product Description: Successful ownership transition requires effective decision making at the top Engaged Ownership is the definitive owner's guide to the family enterprise. Whether you're taking over a family business, family office, or trust, this book shows you how to work effectively with the management and board to keep the enterprise moving in the right direction...read more

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9781119171133 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 14, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Successful ownership transition requires effective decision making at the top Engaged Ownership is the definitive owner's guide to the family enterprise.

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Product Description: Family business is the most prominent form of business organization, and its importance to the global economy cannot be under-estimated. Until recently, the impact of the family on entrepreneurial firms has been under-researched, leading to a conceptual gap between the two areas of study, and an underestimation of the contribution of family systems to entrepreneurial success...read more
By Cristina Bettinelli (editor), Giovanna Dossena (editor), Alain Fayolle (editor) and Kathleen Randerson (editor)

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9781138841192 | Routledge, December 22, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Family business is the most prominent form of business organization, and its importance to the global economy cannot be under-estimated.

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Product Description: The Routledge Companion to Family Business offers a definitive survey of a field that has seen rapid growth in research in recent years. Edited by leading scholars with contributions from the top minds in family business from around the world, this volume provides researchers and scholars with a comprehensive understanding of the state of the discipline...read more
By Frank Hoy (editor)

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9781138919112 | Routledge, September 2, 2016, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: The Routledge Companion to Family Business offers a definitive survey of a field that has seen rapid growth in research in recent years.

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Product Description: Schmieder shares a broad range of tools and pathways that family businesses across sectors use to stimulate, execute, measure, and reward innovation. The 50-plus family stories cited in this book will inspire any family enterprise to create a strategy and environment that can stimulate success for many generations to come...read more

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9781137386236 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 2, 2014, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Schmieder shares a broad range of tools and pathways that family businesses across sectors use to stimulate, execute, measure, and reward innovation.

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Product Description: In How Family Firms Differ, the authors explore important aspects of family firms, drawing on the existing literature and their own research on these firms.

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9780230347441 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 25, 2014, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: In How Family Firms Differ, the authors explore important aspects of family firms, drawing on the existing literature and their own research on these firms.

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9781137382351, titled "The Family Business Map: Assets and Roadblocks in Long-Term Planning" | Palgrave Macmillan, October 27, 2014, cover price $45.00

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Product Description: Presents a comprehensive overview of governance in family enterprises including practical management knowledge in easy-to-use frameworks and interviews with renowned family enterprise owners and managers. Readers will benefit from the book's systematic approach and the opportunity to learn from the experience of other family enterprises...read more

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9781137293893 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 6, 2014, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: Presents a comprehensive overview of governance in family enterprises including practical management knowledge in easy-to-use frameworks and interviews with renowned family enterprise owners and managers.

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Product Description: A thorough explanation of how family enterprises work The family enterprise, whether an operating business, a family office, or both, is the backbone of the US and international economies. These enterprises cut across industries and geographies and can be first-generation entrepreneurial companies or multi-generational businesses with family offices...read more
By Family Firm Institute, Inc. (corporate author)

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9781118730928 | Har/psc edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 25, 2013), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: A thorough explanation of how family enterprises work The family enterprise, whether an operating business, a family office, or both, is the backbone of the US and international economies.

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Product Description: Entrepreneurship across Generations examines dimensions of identity, gender and learning to understand the complex fabric of family business. An interpretation of narratives from two generations in five families constitutes entrepreneurship as an inherently social, rather than individual, phenomenon...read more

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9781849806244 | Edward Elgar Pub, July 13, 2013, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Entrepreneurship across Generations examines dimensions of identity, gender and learning to understand the complex fabric of family business.

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9780312101206, titled "Models for Writers: Short Essays for Composition" | 5th edition (St Martins Pr, January 1, 1995), cover price $30.55 | also contains Models for Writers: Short Essays for Composition | About this edition: It's a simple, best-selling combination that's worked for over 20 years -- short, accessible essays and helpful, thorough writing instruction.

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Product Description: Until the early 1980s, serious academic research on family businesses was sparse, to say the least. The scholarship that did exist was primarily based on anecdotal evidence, and mostly biased toward the negative effects of family involvement, particularly in terms of nepotism and family feuds undermining a firm’s performance and familial relationships...read more
By Joseph H. Astrachan (editor), Kristi S. McMillan (editor) and Torsten M. Pieper (editor)

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9780415669085 | Routledge, October 23, 2012, cover price $1210.00 | About this edition: Until the early 1980s, serious academic research on family businesses was sparse, to say the least.

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Product Description: Family businesses constitute over 70% of all business world-wide and while much attention has been focused on those with large turnovers, huge numbers of employees and dynastic ownership, very little research has considered the myriad and diversity of the majority...read more

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9780230297913 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 19, 2012, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Family businesses constitute over 70% of all business world-wide and while much attention has been focused on those with large turnovers, huge numbers of employees and dynastic ownership, very little research has considered the myriad and diversity of the majority.

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Product Description: Triumph of Togetherness is a celebration of unity among human beings. While the story is set in the context of family, it holds equally ture for relationships in business among and between promoters and professionals, government officials, players in team sports, different societal groups, nations and humanity at large...read more
By Tina Rajan (illustrator)

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9788183282567 | Wisdom Tree, May 1, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Triumph of Togetherness is a celebration of unity among human beings.

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Product Description: Businesses owned and operated by families constitute the vast majority of firms around the world.  These firms are found in all industrial segments, from retail and service establishments to heavy manufacturers. Their sizes and revenues range from the smallest venture of a husband and wife roadside food stall in rural India to the largest multinational, highly diversified corporations in the United States and Europe...read more
By Malin Brannback (editor)

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9781461409106 | Springer Verlag, October 28, 2011, cover price $169.00 | About this edition: Businesses owned and operated by families constitute the vast majority of firms around the world.

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Product Description: How does a girl from an impoverished background become one of the world's most influential spa operators? Dorothy Purdew is the entrepreneurial force behind Champneys, an empire employing over 2000 people and one of the most iconic brands in the world...read more

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9781906821500 | Infinite Ideas, April 29, 2011, cover price $42.25 | About this edition: How does a girl from an impoverished background become one of the world's most influential spa operators?

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Product Description: The chapters in this cutting edge book comprise scholarly work on social capital in family business along with chapters written by family business owners and advisors.As the research in family business evolves, scholars are exploring the issues that are unique to the field...read more
By Ritch L. Sorenson (editor)

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9781849807371 | Edward Elgar Pub, January 12, 2011, cover price $136.00 | About this edition: The chapters in this cutting edge book comprise scholarly work on social capital in family business along with chapters written by family business owners and advisors.

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9781782544449 | Reprint edition (Edward Elgar Pub, February 13, 2012), cover price $53.00 | About this edition: The chapters in this cutting edge book comprise scholarly work on social capital in family business along with chapters written by family business owners and advisors.

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Product Description: A collection of personal family letters written from great entrepreneurs to their family members about business, success and life. In Sharing Wisdom, Building Values we learn directly through their own words.

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9780230111202 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: A collection of personal family letters written from great entrepreneurs to their family members about business, success and life.

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Product Description: Helps to prepare for passing the family business on to the next generation. Leaders will learn how to create a succession plan; how to develop opportunities for succession candidates; how to build consensus with the family and leaders on succession plans and finally leaders will learn when and how to let go of their own role in the business...read more

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9780230111004 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Helps to prepare for passing the family business on to the next generation.

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Product Description: In How to Choose and Use Advisors , authors Aronoff and Ward establish benchmarks for excellent advisory services and they show business owners how to benefit from advice ranging from legal and financial to executive search and organizational development.

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9780230111042 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: In How to Choose and Use Advisors , authors Aronoff and Ward establish benchmarks for excellent advisory services and they show business owners how to benefit from advice ranging from legal and financial to executive search and organizational development.

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Product Description: Eckrich and McClure provide a greater understanding of what a family business really is and how they differ from other companies and work environments. Designed to provide insight into the family and its behavior and to integrate the non-family employee into its unique structure...read more

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9780230111141 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Eckrich and McClure provide a greater understanding of what a family business really is and how they differ from other companies and work environments.

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Product Description: Compensation is one of the most discussed items in business. And in a family business it gets personal. Authors Aronoff, McLure and Ward answer the some of the most important questions when it comes to the family what is fair pay among family members? How do I determine appropriate pay for my child? What should I pay my shareholders...read more

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9780230111035 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Compensation is one of the most discussed items in business.
9780965101158 | 2nd edition (Bussiness Owner Resources, October 1, 1993), cover price $14.95

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Product Description: It's so important that the generations to come understand and share in the founder's vision and philosophy. Authors Aronoff and Ward help leaders discover their own values and then they provide ways to infuse these values into the fabric of their business for generations to come...read more

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9780230111103 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: It's so important that the generations to come understand and share in the founder's vision and philosophy.

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Product Description: Through stories and interviews the authors explore the changing role women play in today's family business, looking at how to encourage and support women family members, to the challenges women face in finding the right balance between work and life, to the role spouses play in couples that work together...read more

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9780230111226 | Reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2010), cover price $48.00 | About this edition: Through stories and interviews the authors explore the changing role women play in today's family business, looking at how to encourage and support women family members, to the challenges women face in finding the right balance between work and life, to the role spouses play in couples that work together.

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Product Description: Many of the world's greatest businesses are family owned, and with this comes the threat of family feuding, sibling rivalries, and petty jealousies. Family Wars takes readers behind the scenes on a rollercoaster ride through the ups and downs of some of the biggest family-run companies in the world, showing how family in-fighting has threatened to bring about their downfall...read more

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9780749446307 | Kogan Page Ltd, April 1, 2008, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Many of the world's greatest businesses are family owned, and with this comes the threat of family feuding, sibling rivalries, and petty jealousies.

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9780749460556, titled "Family Wars: Stories and Insights From Famous Family Business Feuds" | Kogan Page Ltd, April 28, 2010, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Many of the world's greatest businesses are family owned, and with this comes the threat of family feuding, sibling rivalries, and petty jealousies.

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Product Description: It's all in the family Family businesses are the backbone of any economy, but they can present a host of challenges that can affect their chances of success. The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to a Successful Family Business is the most current and comprehensive book that tells the proprietors of family concerns how to deal with such unique issues, including expansion beyond the original family business, and family versus hired management...read more

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9781592578702 | Alpha Books, August 4, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: It's all in the family Family businesses are the backbone of any economy, but they can present a host of challenges that can affect their chances of success.

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