As Seen in Digital Dealer Magazine – Family and Business Separation – Is it Possible?
In a family-owned automobile business, the dealership and general business dynamics often become the center of family interaction. As the auto business grows, each family member’s lives also grow, due to changes in personal interests, maturity, and relationships (marriage/kids). Amongst the change, the one thing that remains a common thread is the business. In every family setting, even the most intimate, business talk invades conversations because it is something all parties can relate to. As a result, “family time” and “business time” become intermingled, and before you know it, everything is about the dealership(s). Issues and challenges that are present [...]