Overcoming challenges in succession planning
Dr. John Fast, President of Family Enterprise Solutions, shares tips and strategies to help you create an effective succession plan for your operation.
Apr 29, 2016
Management moment: Reinvent your retirement
Hear how you can reinvent your retirement by mentoring the younger generation and taking on new roles in the farm family business.
Apr 29, 2016
Entrepreneurial spirit powers 14 family enterprises
The Berthiaume family has developed a corporate structure encompassing more than a dozen enterprises.
Mar 03, 2016
Choosing the right successor with John Fast
Choosing the right successor for your operation requires a lot of planning - sometimes years of planning. Succession planning expert Dr. John Fast shares stories and wisdom on this all-too-common topic. He explains why it's so tough for a person who's been farming for a lifetime to hand over a business they so closely identify with.
Aug 31, 2016
Corporately owned farmland: Consider your future
Incorporating your farm may seem like a good idea, but your future business decisions could be greatly impacted.
Nov 03, 2016
Management moment: Will and estate planning
What are your plans for your farm after you're gone? Whatever the plan, you need a will and an estate plan to achieve it. The sooner you start, the easier the process can
Sep 02, 2016
Health effects of sitting, beating brain freeze, four types of work, succession barriers and inspirational speaker Martin Latulippe.
Jan 23, 2013
Talking transition: Getting everyone to the table
Farm transition expert Elaine Froese on the best approaches for talking transition with your parents.
Mar 27, 2018
Too young to retire
For Shaun and Ellen Grueter, their ultimate goals are clear. They want to become full-time farmers, move to the country, and raise a family on the farm. But realizing their dreams isn’t easy.
Feb 21, 2018
Talking transition: Doing conflict well
Farm transition expert Elaine Froese on why conflict resolution is one of the most critical skills a farm business can have.
Jul 24, 2018