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Winter-Spring 2018 Events

“Trapped in the Family Business” – Michael A. Klein, PsyD

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 – 7:30 to 9 am

Based on his book, Trapped in the Family Business:  A Practical Guide to Uncovering and Managing This Hidden Dilemma, Michael Klein will help family business people identify the warning signs -- for themselves or others they work with -- and develop a plan of action to manage and improve these circumstances.


“How to Prevent Fraud in Your Family Business – And What to Do if You’re Hit”

Friday, March 2, 2018 -- 7:30 to 10:15 am

This half-day morning intensive workshop will focus on fraud prevention and mitigation, covering internal and external; in-person and cyber; and what to do if you’re a victim.


“Conscious Capitalism” – A new business paradigm embracing purpose beyond profit

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 -- 7:30 to 10 am

In collaboration with the Saginaw County Chamber of Commerce, this SCFB major event will raise awareness and understanding of “Conscious Capitalism” with a three-part presentation:  (1) an international expert keynote speaker, Dr. Raj Sisodia, who will explain the concepts of Conscious Capitalism; and (2) Dick Garber, a prominent Great Lakes Bay Region businessman and philanthropist, who will explain how his family business works not only for customers, but also for employees and the overall community.  The event will conclude with a dialogue between Dr. Sisodia and Mr. Garber, moderated by Gene Pickelman of Tri-Star Trust.