Hot topics for a visionary board
Crisis readiness and response starts with prevention and has taken on increased importance and urgency for boards and management teams.The list of potential crises that companies can find themselves facing today looms large - from major product recalls, data breaches, and health scares to natural disasters, terrorist events, and ailing business leaders, to name just a few.
There is nothing quite like the entrepreneurial spirit that sparks the launch—and spurs the growth—of a family business. The combination of performance, profit, and family pride can be a powerful force in driving founders and owners to build great businesses and valued brands. But family businesses that endure across generations tend to have an added edge: a great board.
Economic and geopolital uncertainty, transformational technology, changing demographics, new global competitors, business model distruption - these are just a few of the external forces impacting companies today.
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