We know and appreciate that we work with smart people, and that innovation and generative thought are not the domain of solo practitioners—they depend on two-way communication, deep engagement, and what we call “listening in” to a client’s world to notice key aspects of the situation and environment. Our work together results in transformational change that moves organizations toward better performance, while sustaining their distinctive culture and values. CFAR is proud to work with organizations across a broad spectrum of industries.
Family Enterprises and Owner-Led Businesses
Higher Education and Research
Family businesses are guided by purpose, values, and a long-term view. While family businesses are naturally imbued with the instincts and tools to...
Family Enterprise: When Strategy Collides With Vision and Values With Debbie Bing on Beyond The Balance Sheet Podcast
Debbie Bing President and Principal talks about the emotional and strategic layers that family businesses are faced with when it comes time to engage with the new leaders, spouses, or the next generation. She addresses conflict, risk, and how the next generation should step out and step into roles where they can use their skills and perspectives for their families on Beyond The Balance Sheet Podcast.
The challenge is to explore and imagine what the institution of tenure could and should be in the 21st century and to find a way for it to happen.