Author: Ken McCracken

An Interview with Ken McCracken

Ken McCracken: The Concept of Intention Ken McCracken joins More at Stake: The Family Business Podcast to discuss the concept of Intention in family business ownership. Intention shapes the way a family interacts with its enterprise and has significant impact on how the family business system operates as a whole. Listen in to learn about this fascinating—and often overlooked—aspect of family enterprises. Want to learn more about Intention? Check out Ken’s two-part series, “A New Approach to Family Business Governance” from our Contributor Articles. For 20 years, Ken McCracken has worked with family enterprises of all types in various parts...

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Intention | Part II: A New Approach to Family Business Governance

Ken McCracken, Head of Family Business Consulting KPMG, UK, and More at Stake Contributor, introduces the topic of Intention in family business ownership. Owners’ Intention illustrates how the owners approach decisions about their enterprise, and can be reflected in the governance structure, board composition, and management practices of the business. From controlling owners, to sibling partnerships and cousin consortiums, understanding Intention, as owners, can help guide the key decisions made within the enterprise.

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Intention | Part I: A New Approach to Family Business Governance

Ken McCracken, Head of Family Business Consulting KPMG, UK, and More at Stake Contributor, introduces the topic of Intention in family business ownership. Owners’ Intention illustrates how the owners approach decisions about their enterprise, and can be reflected in the governance structure, board composition, and management practices of the business. From controlling owners, to sibling partnerships and cousin consortiums, understanding Intention, as owners, can help guide the key decisions made within the enterprise.

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