We’re Recruiting!

We’re Recruiting!

Events Manager required Location: Based at our Head Office, nr Kendal, Cumbria Reporting to: Co – Directors Main Purpose of the Role: Manage the delivery of our event programmes Role: Full Time The Role This is a new and key role, which will be instrumental in...
5 Reasons why your family business needs a good lawyer

5 Reasons why your family business needs a good lawyer

In the following article, legal expert and family business champion, Christian Mancier examines the unique reasons why family businesses can benefit from having good legal support. Christian is a Partner at North West-based legal firm, Gorvins Solicitors. Having spent...
Governance in owner-managed family businesses

Governance in owner-managed family businesses

(The author Philip Webb has been creating and managing businesses for the past 30 years, and has helped many companies find success and growth. He currently holds two NED positions and runs a UK charity.) Governance may not be the most exciting topic – it’s one...
The balancing act of growth in family businesses

The balancing act of growth in family businesses

In our latest blog, featuring in the April issue of In Cumbria magazine, we examine the factors that affect growth for family businesses. Most family businesses are driven by far more than profit alone – family values, innovation and legacy all play a part. It is the...