The Modern Family Business

The Modern Family Business : Relationships, Succession and Transition

5 (2 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author)  , By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


Provides real world studies of the family in business, by observing typical firms rather than dynasties. It looks at how the nature of family business is changing in our times and provides insight into the lessons we can learn from this. The book focuses on the impact for the professional non-family manager.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 248 pages
  • 180.3 x 231.1 x 33mm | 1,020.59g
  • Palgrave MacMillan
  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2012 ed.
  • XX, 248 p.
  • 0230297919
  • 9780230297913

About Lorna Collins

DAVID PIERCE Partner of Hazelwoods LLP
PETER THORNTON Director of Peter Thornton Associates and DERMATuff Ltd
show more

Table of contents

Figures Tables PART I: THE SCHOLARLY VIEW OF THE MODERN FAMILY BUSINESS The Family Business; L.Collins What is the Contribution of the 'Family' to the Modern Business; L.Collins PART II: THE REAL MODERN FAMILY BUSINESS Brothers in Arms: The Story of Thorntons; L.Grisoni , L.Collins & P.Thornton Daughters in Charge; D.Otten Fathers and Daughters; L.Collins , J.Tucker & D.Pierce Brothers in Business: The Pakistani Family Business in the UK; R.Fakoussa & L.Collins Harmonising the Family Business: Deconstructing the DNA of the Family Business; C.Seaman & S.Graham
show more

Rating details

2 ratings
5 out of 5 stars
5 100% (2)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X