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Stepping Into Discomfort

Sally DerstineManaging Partner, Senior Family Business Advisor

Lessons Learned from Smashed Fingers In early spring I was co-leading an…

Truth Isn’t a Magic Wand in Family Business

Jared ByasPartner, Family Business Advisor

By Jared Byas, Partner & Family Business Advisor Two years ago I…

Speaking Our Truths

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

What an amazing Forum with John Engels at the Radnor Valley Country Club on May 23! I myself walked away from the event feeling both empowered to lead in mature ways, while a bit uncomfortable at the same time.

Speaking Our Truths

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

By Scott Hackman, Partner, Family Business Advisor What an amazing Forum with John Engels at the Radnor Valley Country Club on May 23! I myself walked away from the event feeling both empowered to lead in mature ways, while a bit uncomfortable at the same time. Managing people challenges in the family business – and fostering emotionally mature environments – are especially relevant topics. As leaders, including those in the rising generation, we want to be the hero. We wish to solve all the problems that come our way in the family business, as we work to earn trust and establish ourselves. We don’t want to appear weak or uninformed, and a lot of other unspoken expectations that go along…

Navigating Transitions

Sally DerstineManaging Partner, Senior Family Business Advisor

I love learning and providing opportunities for others to enhance their lives,…

2016 Annual Review – Growing Awareness, Acceptance, and Resiliency

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

For the past several years I have guided leaders through a process…

A Motto That Hangs on Our Wall

Brenda BishopClient Experience

A motto that hangs on our walls at Delaware Valley Family Business…

Lessons Learned from Prince’s Estate

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

Guest post by Jon Samel, HRMM&L – DVFBC Educational Partner The musician Prince…

Regulations Encourage Family Businesses To Complete Their Succession Plans

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

Guest post by Andrew P. Grau, HRMM&L – DVFBC Educational Partner The time to…

Taking it Slow

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

Almost 200 years ago, William Dickinson began producing salt at their family…

Family Business and Peer Groups

DVFBC StaffOur knowledgeable staff

In addition to our consulting practice and emphasis on educational events, DVFBC also promotes peer learning through our Leadership Labs.

Test Driving the Family Business

Jared ByasPartner, Family Business Advisor

One of the most important concepts we teach is that management and…

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