This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Understanding Conflict in the Family Business


Ask the Expert Broadcast: This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

Conflict happens in any business, but in a family business, it’s especially tricky. After all, family business is about balancing the heart with the checkbook. If you’re a business-owning family member, you want to keep the company on track and keep the peace at home. If you’re an advisor, you want to do your best work and help your client with their exit plan.

What do you do when family disagreements and arguments threaten to derail your efforts?

In this Summit Insight webinar, learn three issues common to any family business preparing for an exit. Next, understand the roots of those issues. Finally, discover strategies you can use to navigate conflict to keep the family and business on track.


Learning Objectives:

  • Three conflicts common to family business
  • Four reasons conflict happens in family business
  • Five strategies advisors can use navigating conflict in the family business


About the Summit:

Every year, the EPI community gathers the top 200+ advisors from across the industry (and the world) at the Exit Planning Summit.  A major part of the Summit experience and value is that EPI has built a strong, collaborative network of solution providers specifically geared toward supporting advisors like you in changing the outcome for exiting middle market business owners.

The Exit Planning Summit is the “Super Bowl” for Exit Planning Experts, Advisors, and Middle Market Business Owners. It contains the best content taught by top experts in the marketplace. The Summit brings together 200 of the top CEPAs a part of EPI, combined with other leading advisors, thought leaders, and partners within the exit planning space. This September in San Antonio, advisors from across the globe will gather to learn the latest in exit planning while immersing themselves in a big conference atmosphere with a interactive, workshop personalized feel. The highlights for the 2019 Exit Planning Summit will expand your view, challenge you to greater heights, and reinvent the way you approach the middle market.

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Meet the Presenter

Whether you are a family business owner or a CEPA with family business clients, Kyle Danner knows you want to position the business for the future and success. However, in order to achieve that, you can’t just focus on the family business. You must focus on the family, too.

That’s why Kyle started Kyle Danner, Solutions for Family Businesses & Their Advisors. Not only is he a Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA), but he’s also been a part of every aspect of a family business. He grew up in a family business, worked in a family business, and owned a family business. He also knows what it’s like to leave the family business and start a new chapter in life.

If you are ready to position your business for the future or to help your clients prepare for the next step, contact Kyle today to get started.

Connect with the Presenter: Solutions for Family Business and Their Advisors | Website: | Email: | Phone: (913) 481-5909


About PMI Advisors, LLC: Knowing that advanced enterprise operational knowledge and expertise can be challenging, PMI Advisors employs 40 team members and experts across a wide spectrum of business functions.  These areas include operations, technology, human resources, manufacturing, logistics, and sales/marketing, to name a few, that complement your advisory services.

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