52 – A family business (Unit 5)

Family Business

Do you like the idea of working in a family business? Explain in a paragraph (75 words).

To help you prepare your answer, think about:

  • the challenges the An family must have had,
  • why the An family was able to be successful,
  • why many family businesses do not last for more than one generation,
  • why the Bancroft family decided to sell The Wall Street Journal.

Your paragraph is DUE FRI 23 MAY, 11:59 pm

9 Replies to “52 – A family business (Unit 5)”

  1. well, I don’t like working in a family bussiness.
    Love is not enough for bussiness. calm judgment is a need.
    In that course, someone may be under stress.
    for example) my father and I are much alike in the character. when we need a calm judgement, I try to control myself for it. but, it is a stress situation.
    Personally, My heart always comes before my head to my family. so, I don’t like working in a family business.

  2. I like working in a family business. I can see my family all day, Instead i may have not alike something with my family. It relieve me as i son.
    And if one of my family seek someday and one don’t come to working, we can understand that because we are family.
    I want my family work together, when my parents retire their working.

  3. I don’t like working in a family business
    I think among the rest do not last for more than one generation is best problems.because korea was many company is succession company,so they child take over control of a company.but they may not ability.
    so I don’t like working in a family business.

  4. I don’t like working in a family business. In order to be successful family business, careful planning, preparation, good management, clear responsibilities, realistic goals are required.
    However, it is difficult to satisfy all these things. In addition, the family business to survive these days is hard. Because of changing times, changing lifestyle, leak of enthusiasm, poor communication, and so on.
    Thus, I don’t like working in a family business.

  5. I like working in family business.
    I think business is successful when business members keep in harmony well.
    Family is wellknow each other whoever
    and family is extend fast when they fight.
    so i think so successful when family is wolking together.

  6. i don’t like working in a family business.
    if i work with my family, i’m sorry for get a salary and i will have an argument with
    my family. Also i don’t like having lecture from my mother when i get a job.
    Thus, i don’t want it to happen.

  7. I like working in family business.
    Because my family is so closer than other family.
    First my family is going to trip often. So much unity.
    Second my family have many talking.
    Finally, my family have nice passion.
    So, I think my family business is success of course. And I want to working in family business.

  8. I don’t like working in a family business.
    Because i think it’s too hard to find each person’s strength and then combine for their business. Besides family members may want to work in other field of business. And sometimes they may have to overtime work. I believe that in every individual life, there are individual dreams and wishes person to person. So family members need to comprehend and respect their own job I think.

  9. I don’t like working in a family business. To take over the family business and If you want to have a job that I really will be sad right. My interests and aptitude with the right job, it is a way to be happy.

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