Event Details

December 10, 2019 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Effective Leadership: Managing the Tensions in Family Business

Stress in business, especially a family business, is a given.  An effective leader may think part of his or her job is to prevent or eliminate that stress altogether. As a result, they are often on the search for solutions. However, newer more evolved ideas of leadership demonstrate that leaders don’t necessarily solve problems, they look for ways to turn challenges into the dynamics for positive change.

At our next session, we will examine some inherently tense situations and ask you to ponder how you and your organization deal with these issues. We will also explore how balancing control with creativity when tackling tension is a crucial aspect of leadership. This half-day interactive workshop is facilitated by skilled leadership coach Kevin McCarthy.

In this session you will:
    • Learn about common organizational tensions.
    • Rate your organization’s ability to manage stressful situations.
    • Hear about organizational pitfalls resulting in tension mismanagement.
    • Build skills on how to make tensions a positive source of organizational change.

8:30am   Check-in
9:00am   Program Begins
11:30am Lunch/Closing Session
1:00pm   Program Ends
Light morning refreshments and lunch provided.

WHEN:  Tuesday, December 10 |  9am – 1pm 


About this Affinity Group:  The NextGen Affinity Group meets specifically to share the experiences and challenges of taking on leadership roles in a Family Business. This peer networking group offers a forum for confidential and relevant dialogue among like individuals to share ideas, trends, issues and opportunities unique to the Family Business. Prospective members welcome. Affinity Group events are an FBC member benefit. For details on membership, click here!


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