According to Forbes Magazine, less than one third of family businesses survive the transition from first to second generation ownership. Another 50% do not survive the transition from second to third generation. That means only 12% of family owned businesses make it to the third generation.
If you could cross the creative talent of a right brain artist with the brilliance of a left-brain business entrepreneur, what would you get? That answer would be Tara MacLean.
I was working at a Dallas hotel and across the hall was a “hackathon” with about 100 people randomly working together. There was a large projection screen with an internal chat feed and rows of tables with laptops. On the … Continue reading
Today, we celebrate Canada Day in the birthplace of the Confederation. P.E.I. is also the birthplace for many new and creative ideas from our local business people.