Posts tagged: "family business"

Celebrating 150 Years on the Ranch

General Manager of Stuart Ranch in Oklahoma and the first female President of the Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association, Terry...

The Impact of Agritourism on Rural Communities

In honor of National Travel and Tourism Week we're shining a spotlight on how rural tourism has a big impact on farm families.

Reap What You Sow

Take corrective action with a family employee who shows up late and disrespects non-family employees…

Getting Down to the Bare Bones

This brief exercise strips issues down to the bare bones, allowing the family to start building…

Excuses. Excuses. Excuses.

Many of the excuses have a nugget of truth in them, and almost all carry emotion.

Silence is not Golden

Why silence isn't golden and why there is no resolution unless there is a conversation, followed by action.

Row Markers: Guidance and standards for our behaviors

Some tips on writing a code of conduct for your family business - guidance and standards for our behaviors in order to stay on the right path.

Farm Employee Rules and Tips

Here are the best rules and tips for farm employees from farmers who know!

Succession Planning - It’s More Than a Will

Jolene Brown joins us to explain what succession planning is all about - and it's more than just a will!

Holidays with the In-Laws

Jolene Brown tackles a tough question about holidays with the in-laws.

What business are you in?

What business are you in? Some help for farmers when they are talking to consumers.

Parents: It's Your Job!

When it comes to a family business, there are certain thing parents MUST do, even if it doesn't 'please' everyone!