Ownership in a family business can be a rewarding and important role. It means stewardship, protection and nurturing the family business. As a guide for shareholders, this book will develop understanding and insight into the role of becoming more valuable as an owner, not just financially, but intellectually and emotionally as well.

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“Knowing when and how to be involved in a family business can be a challenging task…shareholders need to know what their role is to make them effective and make their family businesses profitable now and for the future. If you want to be a ‘good’ owner – this book is for you.”- Philip A. Clemens, Chairman & CEO, Clemens Family Corp.

“If you are associated with a family business, you need to read this user-friendly primer. Not just family business owners, but indeed everyone even remotely connected to a family business will want to read this. Family Business Ownership: How To Be An Effective Shareholder is a much needed and superb addition to the already excellent Family Business Leadership Series.” – Bill Lucas, Laird-Norton