Articles by Otis W. Baskin, PhD

Otis W. Baskin, PhD, has worked with family-owned businesses in the United States, Europe, Asia, the Middle-East, and Latin America over the past 19 years. His primary expertise is in helping family businesses develop plans for leadership succession, development of next generation leaders, and family ownership/governance structures. Baskin is a consultant with The Family Business Consulting Group and Professor of Management at Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management, where he served as Dean from 1995- 2001. Dr. Baskin can be contacted at (310) 435-4001.

Family Business Succession

Passing a business to the next generation requires the appropriate legal tools and a well-designed succession plan.

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Trust as a Competitive Advantage

Family businesses, the most common type of business form world-wide, share characteristics and working styles that can provide strategic advantages.

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