Family Philanthropy: Determining the Right Way for Your Family to Give Back

Last updated: November 29, 2018

Author: Community Foundation of Nova Scotia This is the first of a three-part blog series from the Community Foundation of Nova Scotia We all know that Nova Scotia is a great province to live, which is why you many of you decided to build your business here. What makes it so great is predominantly the people. We are kind, generous and humble. We volunteer. We help. We give. There’s no doubt that...

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Series of Succession Planning

Last updated: September 16, 2018

Author: Kelly Adams, BWP Advisory Services ARTICLES FROM A PRACTICING FAMILY ADVISOR Most people have heard the statistics about the “lack” of success in succession planning, with only 30% of family-run businesses successfully transitioned into the second generation and only 10% making it to the third. My goal in educating myself on family business was not to learn why these families failed, b...

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