Perhaps the most common problem in family business relationships occurs when there is a conflict between two family members, and one or both then involve a third family member, saying something like, â€œDo you know what Charles did to me?â€
The third person should resist getting caught in the middle. If this happens to you, establish a boundary by saying something such as, â€œIâ€™m really sorry he did that to you, but you know, youâ€™re going to have to work that out with Charles.â€ This will save many headaches!
*This is the eleventh post in a series of 11 on The Ten Keys to Success in Family Business.
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