Skip to content

Family Business on the Couch A Psychological Perspective

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0470516712

ISBN-13: 9780470516713

Edition: 2008

Authors: Manfred F. R. Kets de Vries, Randel S. Carlock, Elizabeth Florent-Treacy

List price: $70.00
Shipping box This item qualifies for FREE shipping.
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


"Effectively peels back the surface of family businesses to explore the impact of individual personality and interpersonal relationships - powerful but easily ignored factors in the world of private enterprise." -Andreas Sohmen-Pao, Chief Executive Officer, BW Shipping "Groundbreaking and holistic view that gives a family business soul while explaining irrationalities in a rational way." -Mr Chavalit Tsao, Chairman IMC Group, Singapore "Family business is a topic of considerable importance to my firm because we are a family business as are many of our most important clients. The book's focus on both individual and family psychology offers new insights into the positive and negative…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $70.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/29/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 324
Size: 6.46" wide x 9.06" long x 0.92" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Questions and observations
A Psychological Perspective on Business Families
The Challenges of Love and Work
Family Business Practices: Assessing Strengths and Weaknesses
Reflection and Learning
The Life Cycle as an Organizing Construct
Narcissism, Envy, and Myths in Family Firms
The Entrepreneur: Alone at the Top
Leadership Transition: Replacing a Parent as CEO
A Systemic View of the Business Family
Diagnosing Family Entanglements
Integration and Action
Addressing Transitions and Change
The Vicissitudes of Family Business
Putting Family Business Intervention into Practice
Developing a Business Family Genogram
The Clinical Rating Scales and the Circumplex Model