Mergers & Acquisitions

How to Assess Governance Maturity and Improve Family Business Strategy Using the Three Circle Model

Even after 40 years, the Three Circle Model of Family Business is still an effective tool for dealing with the challenges of running a family business.

To be an effective advisor to a family business, you need to assess the governance maturity of each circle

Business resilience is a concept with a new meaning in a Covid-19 world. It has been defined by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) as “the capacity of any entity to prepare for disruptions, to recover from shocks and stresses, and then to adapt and grow from a disruptive experience.” Resilience is the demonstrated ability to move forward

It’s been six months since Covid-19 hit the U.S. Now that the immediate crisis is over, board members are tasked with evaluating how their businesses pulled through the acute stretch of the pandemic by asking questions, such as, How did we do? What could we have done better? How do we prepare for the next crisis?

This process demands that