A Family Council
A Renegotiation of Relationships
By Christopher J. Eckrich & Stephen L. McClure
When business families start family coun- cils, we hear a few common questions:
How does a family council work?
What does a family council do?
What is its purpose?
How do we enforce the decisions we
These are important questions, yet we would like to see more begin with the question: Are we ready to commit to changing our rules of engagement with one another?