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2016 IFB Fall Forum: Mr. Gil A. Stricklin, Chairman and CEO
The 2016 Fall Forum will be held in conjunction with the 2016 Texas Family Business of the Year Awards from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 4th in Rooms 143 & 144, of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business & Innovation. Mr. Stricklin will speak on the "Building Your Business on a Firm Foundation." Mr. Stricklin is founder of Marketplace Ministries International.

Baylor University's Institute for Family Business hosts educational outreach programs for entrepreneurs. These family business forums focus on a wide range of topics and are critical to helping the Institute fulfill its mission to facilitate the development and dissemination of information relevant to the health and continuity of family business. Both the Fall Forum and the Spring Symposium feature speakers on critical issues for family - owned enterprises.

Recent topics have included:

  • Best Practices
  • Communication
  • Ramifications of Healthcare Law
  • Succession Planning
  • Well-Being

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Future forums will explore conflict management processes and how to implement them into a family business to offer greater operational resilience within the firm by creating a process for conflict to be alleviated.

If these topics interest you, your family, or your family business, be sure to explore the entirety of our website, look for current updates on our Twitter feed, @BaylorFamilyBiz, or contact us via email at FamilyBusiness@baylor.edu.

If you prefer, you may contact the Director via email at Bill_Worthington@baylor.edu We are always interested in hearing from the family business community about other topics that might be of interest. Please feel free to communicate those ideas so we can consider them for future programs.

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