January 23, 2020

M&A’s or Very Fast Expansion

January 23, 2020

Defining Dual Relationships in the Workplace

January 23, 2020

How to get the most from a staff appraisal

The cold wet weather of winter persists, and much of the promising expectations for the new year have ebbed away. However, as we explored in the […]
January 23, 2020

Putting the Business First?

In previous articles we have explored the challenges of succession planning within a family business. In many cases, the different characteristics and experiences of each generation within the […]
January 23, 2020

How to Beat the February Blues?

January 23, 2020

19th April: Conflict Resolution in Family Business

19th April 2018 – London 08:00 – 10:00 Simon Bloom to co-host a workshop for the IFB. How do you ensure the right structures are in place […]
January 23, 2020

Opal Group European Family Office Winter Symposium 2018

One Great George Street, London, UK February 26, 2018 – February 27, 2018 27th February – 8:45AM-9:15AM Simon Bloom Keynote: How to Solve the Third Generation Wealth […]
January 23, 2020

Winter of Discontent

A cunning PR trick designed to boost interest in a travel company saw the birth of Blue Monday in January 2005. The firm claimed it had […]
January 23, 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Make a New Year’s Resolution This Year

January 23, 2020

Whose money is it anyway?

One of the joys of wealth is being able to share that success with family. For first generation individuals who worked hard, often starting in challenged […]
January 23, 2020

Preparing children to avoid the third generational wealth trap

Irrespective of geography or history, families businesses have been lost as they are passed down through the generations. So clear is this phenomenon that countries over […]
January 23, 2020

How to have a happy festive season

January 23, 2020

How to survive family festivities

As the holiday season approaches, many people fear the imminent family gettogether. Yet with a little bit of planning, the festive period can still be an […]
January 23, 2020

Damning the Divine Right

Abraham Lincoln neatly assessed the challenges facing the offspring of successful parents when he said: “You have to do your own growing no matter how tall […]
January 23, 2020

What if you look back and realise you got it all wrong

Steve Jobs designed some of the most successful and iconic products of all time, he amassed a $14.1bn fortune and was one of the richest people […]