Family Business Book Library

  • All in the Family Business: A personal Memoir and Corporate History, by George G. Raymond, Jr., 2001

  • Be Quiet Be Heard, by Susan R. Glaser Ph. D and Peter A. Glaser Ph. D., 2006

  • Beyond Survival: A Business Owner’s Guide for Success: by Leon A. Danco, 2003

  • Building Better Boards, by David N. Nadler, Beverly A. Behan, and Mark B. Nadler, 2006

  • Consulting to Family Businesses, by Jane Hilburt-Davis, W. Gibb Dyer, Jr. , 2003

  • The Completely Revised How to Run Your Business So You Can Leave it in Style, by John H. Brown, 1997

  • Creating Effective Boards for Private Enterprises, by John L. Ward, 1991

  • Creating Equity - How To Build A Hugely Successful Management Business, by John J. Bowen, Jr., 1997

  • Director's Handbook Series - The Board of Directors in a Family- Owned Business, by Ronald I. Zall, 2004

  • Deep Economy: The Wealth of Communities and the Durable Future, by Bill McKibben, 2007

  • Don’t Bring it to Work, by Sylvia Lafair, 2009

  • The Dynamics of Family Business, by Kenneth Kaye, 2005

  • Effective Succession Planning, by William J. Rothwell, 2005

  • Essential Skills in Family Therapy, by JoEllen Patterson, Lee Williams, Claudia Grauf-Grounds and Larry Chamow

  • Family Business, by Ernesto J. Poza, 2004

  • The Family Business, by Michael J. O'Malley, Jr., 1994

  • Family Business Basics: The Guide to Family Business Financial Success, by J. Richard Emens and Beatrice E. Wolper, 2000

  • Family Business by the Numbers: How Financial Statements Impact Your Business, by Norbert E. Schwarz, 2004

  • Family Business: Human Dilemmas in the Family Firm, by Manfred F.R. Kets de Vries, 1996

  • Family Business Key Issues, by Denise Kenyon-Rouvinez and John L. Ward, 2005

  • The Family Business Leadership Handbook, edited by Stephen D. Soloman, 1998

  • The Family Business Mentoring Handbook, edited by Barbara Spector, 2004

  • The Family Business Policies and Procedures Handbook, edited by Barbara Spector, 2006

  • The Family Business- Power Tools for Success and Succession, by Roger C. Allred, CPA and Russell S. Allfred, 1997

  • Family Business Sourcebook II, by Craig E. Aronoff, Joseph H. Astrachan and John L. Ward, 1996

  • Family, Inc., by Larry and Laura Colin, 2008

  • Family: The Compact Among Generations, by James E. Hughes Jr., 2007

  • For Love & Money, by Roy O. Williams, 1997

  • From the Kitchen Table To The Conference Table, by Laura Michaud, 2004

  • From Siblings to Cousins: Prospering in the Third Generation and Beyond, by Craig E. Aronoff, Ph.D. and John L. Ward, Ph.D., 2007

  • Generation to Generation, by Kelin E. Gersick, John A. Davis, Marion McCollum Hampton and Ivan Langsbery, 1997

  • Good to Great, by Jim Collins, 2005

  • Hallelujah! An Anthem for Purposeful Work, by Cathy Fyock, Lyle Sussman & Kevin Williamson

  • Hats Off to You, by Ernest A. Doud, Jr., Lee Hausner, Ph.D., 2000

  • Healthy Growth for the Family Business, by Jennifer M. Pendergast, Ph.D., 2010

  • Hiring Winners, by Richard Pinsker, 1991

  • Honey, I Want to Start My Own Business, by Azriela Jaffe, 1996

  • How Families Work Together by Mary F. Whiteside, Craig E. Arnoff and John L. Ward, 1993

  • How to Run Your Business So You Can Leave it in Style, by John H. Brown with Irv Sternberg, 1990

  • Hug Your Customers: The Proven Way to Personalize Sales and Achieve Astounding Results, by Jack Mitchell, 2003

  • The Imagineering Workout, by Disney Imagineers, 2005

  • Inside the Family Business, by Leon A. Danco, 2001

  • Jiffy - A Family Tradition, by Cynthia Furlong Reynolds, 2008

  • Keeping it in the Family- Successful Succession of the Family Business, by James W. Lea, Ph.D., 1991

  • Keeping the Family Business Healthy, by John L. Ward, 2004

  • Keep the Family Baggage Out of the Family Business, by Quentin J. Fleming, 2000

  • Keep Your Business Close...and Your Family Closer, by Larry Hollar, 2005

  • Keys to Estate Planning and Trusts (Second Edition)by D. Larry Crumbley, Ph.D., C.P.A., and Edward E. Milam, Ph.D., C.P.A., 1993

  • Kids, Wealth, and Consequences: Ensuring a Responsible Financial Future for the Next Generation, by Richard A. Morris and Jayne A. Pearl, 2008

  • Legacy by Design- Succession Planning for Agribusiness Owners, by Kevin Spafford, 2006

  • The Little Red Book of Family Business, by David Bork, 2008

  • Love, Power Money, by Dean Fowler with Peg Masterson Edquist, 2002

  • Managing for the Long Run, by Danny Miller and Isabelle Le Berton-Miller, 2005

  • Managing the Family Business, by Marshall W. Northington, Ph. D., 1994

  • Managing Upside Down: The Seven Intentions of Values-Centered Leadership, by Tom Chappell, 1996

  • Mentoring Greatness, by Harold E. Johnson, 2002

  • Mind Your Own Business, by Marcy Syms, 1992

  • Motivating the "What's In It For Me?" Workforce, by Cam Marston, 2007

  • Outside Directors in the Family Owned Business, by Leon A. Danco and Donald J. Jonovic, 1981

  • Passing Down the Farm, by Donald J. Jonovic and Wayne D. Messick, 1996

  • Passing the Torch, Second Edition- Succession, Retirement, and Estate Planning in Family Owned Businesses, by Mike Cohn, 1992

  • Perpetuating the Family Business, by John L. Ward, 2004

  • Philanthropy Heirs & Values: How Successful Families are Using Philanthropy to Prepare their Heirs for Post-Transition Responsibilities, by Roy Williams and Vic Preisser, 2005

  • Preparing Heirs, Five Steps to a Successful Transition of Family Wealth and Values, by Roy Williams and Vic Preisser, 2003

  • Profit RX, by Dr. Revenue a.k.a John S. Haskell, 2000

  • Reconciling Relationships and Preserving the Family Business: Tools for Success, by Ruth McClendon, 2004

  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad, by Robert T. Kiyosaki and Sharon L. Lechter C.P.A., 1998

  • Smart Growth: Critical Choices for Business Continuity and Prosperity by Ernesto Poza, 1989

  • The Successful Family Business: a Proactive Plan for Managing the Family and the Business by Edward D. Hess, 2006

  • The Rich Die Richer and You Can Too, by William D. Zabel, 1995

  • Running Training Like a Business, by Donald van Adelsburg and Edward A. Trolley, 1999

  • Sell Your Business Your Way, by Rick Rickertsen, 2006

  • Small Giants- Companies That Choose to be Great Instead of Big, by Bo Burlington, 2005

  • Strategic Planning for the Family Business, by Randel S. Carlock and John L. Ward, 2001

  • Succeeding Generations: Realizing the Dream of Families in Business, by Ivan Lansberg, 1999

  • Sustaining the Family Business - An Insider's Guide to Managing Across Generations, by Marshall B. Paisner, 2007

  • Transforming Business Families, by Gerald LeVan, 1996

  • Tripping Points - The Seven Critical Issues of Business Transition Planning, by Kurt Glassman and Hal Johnson, 2006

  • Trust and Betrayal in the Workplace: Building Effective Relationships in your Organization, by Dennis S. Reina, Ph.D. and Michelle L. Reina, Ph.D., 2009

  • The Ultimate Legacy: How Owners of Family and Closely Held Businesses Can Achieve Their Real Purpose, by Donald J. Jonovic, 1997

  • Wars of Succession- The Blessings, Curses and Lessons That Family-Owned Firms Offer Anyone in Business, by Roger Fritz, 1997

  • When Your Parents Sign the Paychecks, by Greg Mc Cain, 2007

  • Women Entrepreneurs- Moving Behind the Glass Ceiling, by Dorothy P. Moore, E. Holly Buttner

  • Working with Family Businesses- A Guide for Professionals, by David Bork, Dennis T. Jaffe, Sam H. Lane, Leslie Dashew, Quentin G. Heisler

  • Working with the Ones You Love, by Dennis T. Jaffe, Ph.D.,  1991

  • You Can't Fire Me, I'm Your Father!, by Neil Koenig, 1999