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Family Values and Value Creation The Fostering of Enduring Values Within Family-Owned Businesses

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ISBN-10: 0230212190

ISBN-13: 9780230212190

Edition: 2008

Authors: Josep T�pies, John L. Ward

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This collection of conceptual work and empirical research proposes a multi-dimensional framework to describe family business systems and brings new insights to families in the work place.
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List price: $130.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 5/29/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 275
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Craig E. Aronoffis Co-founder, Principal, and Chairman of the Board, of The Family Business Consulting Group, Inc. He is a leading consultant, speaker, writer, and educator in the family business field.  Aronoff is perhaps the most prolific writer in the family business field.  As the founder of the Cox Family Enterprise Center and current Professor Emeritus at Kennesaw State University in Marietta, GA, Aronoff invented and implemented the membership-based, professional-service-provider sponsored Family Business Forum, which has served as a model of family business education universities world-wide. He has held the Dinos Eminent Scholar Distinguished Chair of Private Enterprise and was a professor of management in Kennesaw State's Coles College of Business.  The Aronoff Professorship of Family Business at Kennesaw State University was named in his honor.Joseph H. Astrachanis a Principal in the Family Business Consulting Group, Wachovia Eminent Scholar Chair of Family Business, Professor of Learning and Professional Development, and Director of the Cox Family Enterprise Center at the Coles College of Business, Kennesaw State University.  In addition he is Distinguished Research Chair of Family Business at Loyola University Chicago’s Business School.  Internationally-known for his expertise in family business, he serves on the Corporate Boards of Beaulieu of America, Foley Equipment Company, Banner Properties, All Medical Personnel, and Devin Properties.  He is editor ofFamily Business Review, a scholarly publication of the Family Firm Institute (FFI) of which he is a former board member. Astrachan received the Richard Beckhard award, which is the Family Firm Institute’s highest honor for contributions to the field of family business, and the International Family Business Program Association’s Lifetime Achievement in Research Award.  John L. Wardis Co-founder of the Family Business Consulting Group Inc. He is Clinical Professor at the Kellogg School of Management and teaches strategic management, business leadership and family enterprise continuity. Ward is the author or co-author of several leading texts on family business,Keeping the Family Business Healthy,Creating Effective Boards for Private Enterprises,Strategic Planning for the Family Business,Perpetuating the Family Business,Unconventional WisdomandFamily Business Key Issues. He is also an author of a collection known as The Family Business Leadership Series, each focusing on specific issues family businesses face.

List of Figures
List of Tables
Learning from Practice: How to Avoid Mistakes in Succession Processes
The Shape of Things to Come - Emotional Ownership and the Next Generation in the Family Firm
Power as Service in Family Business
A Classification Scheme for Family Firms: From Family Values to Effective Governance to Firm Performance
How Values Dilemmas Underscore the Difficult Issues of Governing the Large, Enterprising Family
Toward a Typology of Family Business Systems
Embeddedness of Owner-Managers: The Moderating Role of Values
Single Family Offices: The Art of Effective Wealth Management
The Impact of Family Business on Society
Fair Process and Emotional Intelligence
Family Firms and the Contingent Value of Board Interlocks: The Spanish Case