Lansberg Gersick Advisors advises families on all aspects of family enterprise, often as they face complex generational transitions. Our clients include Fortune 500 firms, mid-sized companies, and some of the oldest family businesses in the United States and Canada, Latin America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.


Balancing Individual and Family Interests in Collective Giving: Question and Answer with the Authors

Posted on August 28, 2023 by Wendy R. Ulaszek, Ph.D., Lansberg Gersick Advisors, Ashley Blanchard

Researchers from Lansberg Gersick Advisors hypothesized that families’ abilities to work together effectively in their philanthropy is dependent not only on the way they design their collective family foundation, but also in how they structure the philanthropic activities outside of it. From 2018–2022, they conducted surveys and interviews and found that as families evolve, they face common dilemmas regarding their… Read More