Tag: Bob Rivinius

All In The Family

“We’re like family here!” is the second most popular cliché I hear when writing about a company’s culture. (The all-time champion remains, “We believe in giving back to the community.” This always sounds to me as though the company is admitting to having burglarized something from the community at one time.)

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Family Business Succession

When I was young, I thought it would be great to someday join my mom and dad in the family business. But they never had one.

What reminded me of my long-ago wish was reading recently about a statewide association of family business owners based in Sacramento and …

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