John L. Ward, a leading world expert on family business, offers the best practices of the successful and long-lasting families in business. Perpetuating the Family Business provides a framework of five insights and four principles in which to position 50 lessons for family businesses. This is a comprehensive volume containing international examples and cases and essential tools and checklists of best practice.
"This outstanding practical book draws on Professor Ward's unsurpassed knowledge. Every business-owning family should read it."
President Loedstar S.A., Switzerland
"John Ward has written yet another classic on family business. Lively, captivating and full of wisdom from John's decades of experience, the book provides actionable and invaluable lessons that managers and owners of family businesses can use, starting Monday morning."
Professor of Strategy at HEC Montreal
and Chair in Family Enterprise and Strategy at the University of Alberta