Understanding the family business is important for business families. Several aspects of running a family business, from the values, vision building, relationship building through reciprocity and gratitude, succession planning, family constitution, family governance and family health and wellness, are important areas of knowledge the family members must know and practice.
“This book is written for anyone who works in a family business. Dr. Mohanakrishnan has summarized many years of real-world experience and explores the family tensions and issues that often plague these companies. Following the clear and practical suggestions set forth in this book will surely add to the success of your family owned business”.
- John D. Adams, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor of Organizational Systems
Saybrook University, USA
“Dr Mohanakrishnan has written this book with pragmatic style with many practical examples to make the reader to understand the complex family business issues and challenges. The solutions discussed are also of high learning value”.
- Santhiran Ramasamy
Group Senior Director, Business Development and Strategic Alliances
Mohanakrishnan Raman is a PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. He has 25 years of experience in research, teaching, corporate and consulting. Having worked in large private telecom, IT and banking sectors, he brings enormous experience in the consulting process for his clients. He has been a consultant to many family businesses and other entrepreneurial organizations for over 15 years.