- Resources -
The Board has developed a strategic plan that
includes a variety of resources to meet the interests and needs of the
members as well as prospect members.
Board Candidates - a directory of members and sponsors who are willing to serve as outside directors on a family business Board.
Buddy System - an opportunity for more seasoned members/sponsors to network with new members/sponsors to both parties. It demonstrates commitment to the Forum by enhancing the first impression new members/sponsors have of the organization. Interested members and sponsors are encouraged to access the Buddy checklist and buddy system contract for further information.
Consultancy Directory - qualified family
business professionals and references provided to members in response
to specific requests.
Directory of Members and Sponsors -
this on-line resource, available through the Members Only section
of this site, provides immediate access to current contact and business
information about all the Forum partners.
Facilitation - skilled facilitators available
to meet member needs.
Family Business Prospects - this Member Portfolio includes information to help answer questions that Family Businesses might have related to membership in the Forum.
Family Business Resource Center - a unique resource designed to provide relevant
family business information to members, sponsors and benefactors. The
Center includes books, periodicals, tapes, and
online resources. A current list of the holdings is available through
the Members Only section of this site.
Information Searches - information provided
via the Forum staff in response to specific member questions.
ListServ - this electronic mailing list
provides members and sponsors a fast and efficient way to dialogue about
issues of immediate concern and to quickly access the knowledge and experience
of the collective Forum when a question or issue needs an immediate