THIS BUSINESS OF FAMILY: PREVENTING AND RESOLVING DISPUTES IN FAMILY-OWNED BUSINESSES

Author: Dennis Dwyer

Synopsis: Dennis and Sue Dwyer grew up in families that owned and operated business. After finishing university, Dennis spent 20 years as an investment dealer and counsellor, and for 8 years practiced as mediator, specializing in disputes in family business.In 1998, the Dwyers interviewed 21 families who owned and ran business throughout Europe. The following spring, they met with 27 families across Canada, and 8 U.S.A. families in 2000. These 56 stories of conflict within family firms are the background that provides insights on preventing and resolving disputes in a family business.

Genre: Non-fiction/Business, Conflict Mediation, Interpersonal Communication

Published in: 2001

No. of Pages: 201

ISBN: 9781896754222