Family firms: natural survivors?

Academic research published in the wake of the banking crisis provides a timely and encouraging reminder of the resilience of the family business model. Crises compared A Covid-19 related recession is pretty much a certainty for the UK, according to the commentators. Multiple business failures are predicted. But which businesses are best equipped to survive…

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Going Nuclear – why it happens in times of crisis and how to avoid ‘going nuclear’ during or after the Covid-19 crisis

There is no getting away from it, we live in uncertain times.  With uncertainty comes fear and fear can be a very destructive force indeed.  When people are scared and the stakes are high, they are more likely to fight.    The relationship between crisis and litigation Certainly, in the context of an economic crisis, the statistics support this…

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