Introduction
Dr. Joyce Brothers once said, “When you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses.”
 
This book is about the happiness that comes from running a successful family business. Sure, there are a host of problems to be solved if you want to have a successful family business, but the family businesses that do succeed are sources of wealth and opportunity for generations of other family businesses.
 
In addition to a strong business plan, successful family businesses bring morals and traditions to work every day. Successful family businesses are started by entrepreneurs—the men and women who bring a sense of purpose with them to work every day. They are driven to succeed, and they want and need to bring their family ...

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