Upcoming Sessions (Fee includes lodging and most meals) March 2-6, 2014 $9,000 October 5-9, 2014 $9,000
Enhance Your Board's Effectiveness In a supportive environment alongside members of other enterprising families facing similar issues, you, your siblings, other relations and your board members can tackle together the complex issues of continuity and governance. Led by Kellogg’s expert faculty, this highly collaborative program explores in depth the specialized knowledge and skills unique to effectively governing a complex family enterprise.
You’ll learn to differentiate the roles and responsibilities of owners, family members (those in as well as out of management), independent directors and executives. You’ll develop new governance and leadership skills as you work through real-world cases with peers from other respected families. You’ll come away equipped and energized to help define your family enterprise’s future and move toward that future with confidence.
Who Should Attend: This program is designed for family businesses that have established or are establishing active boards with independent directors. The seminar will benefit directors, family shareholders, CEOs, board chairs, general counsels and trustees of family-controlled firms.
Key Benefits: • Define the roles and responsibilities of owners, directors, board chairs, and the executive team
• Improve your board’s effectiveness
• Unite family owners for a long-term commitment to continuity
• Build clarity and trust among family owners, directors, and top management
• Maximize the competitive advantage of family businesses