Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Navigating Conflict in the Family Business


Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Navigating Conflict in the Family Business

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 webinar, learn three issues common to any family business preparing for an exit. Next, understand the root causes 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 you can use navigating conflict in the family business



About the EPI Free Exit Planning Education Series:

The EPI Educational Webinar Series is a FREE monthly web-based continuing education presentation for EPI members and the general public. Topics for the webinars complement the EPI Value Acceleration Methodology, a process created by Christopher Snider, and taught the Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) Program. These one-hour educational broadcasts are taught by industry experts from across the nation. Register today and enhance your exit planning knowledge every month with EPI!



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About the Presenter

Kyle Danner

Kyle Danner

MA, CEPA, Family Business Advisor

Contact Kyle

As a CEPA with family business clients, Kyle Danner knows you want to position the business for the future. However, 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. Not only is he a CEPA, but he’s also been a part of every aspect of a family business. He grew up in and worked in a family business and owned a business with his family. He also knows what it’s like to leave the family business and start a new chapter in life.

If you need help with your family business clients, contact Kyle to get started.

Connect with the Presenter: Kyle Danner Solutions for Family Business Advisors  |

Website: www.kyledanner.com  | Phone: (913) 481-5909 |  LinkedIn: Connect with Kyle