Maybeth Shaw, Partner at BDO Northern Ireland; with Eddie and Eugene McKeever, father and son owners of McKeever Hotels launch the Family Business Survey Business advisory firm, BDO Northern Ireland,
by Paul Mulholland, Founding Partner, Harbinson Mulholland As hosts of the NI Family Business Forum, Harbinson Mulholland are planning an event on 5th April which will pose that question to a
by Ian Smyth, Ulster University Trust, communication and identity are values that need to be considered when selecting a successor. Research confirms that only about one-third of family businesses survive
by Martin Cowie, Partner, PwC, Belfast Being the ‘boss’s child’ throws up some unique challenges for the next generation of family business leaders. There are a number of ‘gaps’ that
PwC Family Business Survey bullish, but businesses may underestimate impact of short-term challenges
Although more than nine-in-ten UK family businesses anticipate growth, more than a third are concerned about the potential impact of Brexit. However, according to the latest PwC Family Business Survey,
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by Maybeth Shaw, BDO Northern Ireland Recently, we have witnessed the formal announcement of the Government’s intention to trigger the UK’s exit from the EU by March 2017. We think