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The Best Inheritance for Your Children legacy lessons mission vision and values Mar 20, 2023

One hundred million dollars.

That’s how much Cornelius Vanderbilt was worth when he died in 1877. That’s over two billion today!

Vanderbilt left almost all of that wealth to his children. You would think that would set up his family for generations of prosperity, but within 30 years,...

Kickstarting Your Family Legacy legacy lessons mission vision and values Feb 27, 2023

“Have it YOUR way.”

How many times have you heard that before? Whether directly or indirectly, you see it all the time in society, media, and culture. Greed and personal desires rule the day.

Living in such a world while trying to build a lasting family legacy can be a challenge....

Upholding Your Family's Vision legacy lessons mission vision and values Jan 02, 2023

How long did you stick with your New Year’s resolutions last year?

Millions of people make them every year. Lose weight. Watch less TV. Read more. Eat healthier. 

As the end of the year approaches, people set goals they want to accomplish with the hope of a new year and a fresh...

Tradition and Values mission vision and values Nov 21, 2022

We often hear the phrase “traditional values”. But what does that mean?

Traditional values are values that have been passed down from generation to generation. They are long lasting, form the strongest relationships, and provide the foundation for a thriving legacy. These are the...

How Can You Achieve a Multigenerational Family Legacy? legacy lessons mission vision and values Nov 14, 2022

Why do companies like Coca-Cola and Nike have decades of sustained success?

It’s not just because of good leadership. Or billion-dollar advertising budgets. It’s something even more valuable:

The consistent implementation of company values.

These values aren’t buried in the...

From One Generation to the Next legacy lessons mission vision and values Oct 24, 2022

“Shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves in three generations.”

Every culture around the world has its version of that proverb. In England, it’s “Clogs to clogs in only three generations.” While in Japan, it’s “rice paddies to rice paddies in three...

Aim for the Vision. Accomplish the Mission. mission vision and values Oct 10, 2022

Have you ever tried to drive to an unfamiliar place without GPS or a map?

If so, you probably arrived somewhere very different than you intended. You may have eventually reached your preferred destination, but only after getting enough signal to pull it up on Google Maps. Or maybe you took the...

Discover the Compass Settings for Your Family family growth strategies mission vision and values Aug 22, 2022

What would happen if your compass’s settings were off?

If you were traversing the desert, exploring the wilderness, or sailing across the ocean, you would find yourself off-course — and perhaps hopelessly lost.

Just like cross-country adventurers and transatlantic sailors, your family...

You Have 2 Days to Live legacy lessons mission vision and values Aug 08, 2022

In Matthew 26:2, Jesus says, “You know that after two days the Passover is coming, and the Son of Man will be delivered up to be crucified.”

Imagine you’ve gone to a doctor for a physical. After a series of tests, you’re told that you have an aggressive and pervasive form...

What It Takes to Create a Lasting Family Legacy legacy lessons mission vision and values Aug 01, 2022

What makes a family legacy last for generations?

It might surprise you — the success of a family legacy is not in a gregarious or charismatic leader. On the contrary, success is dependent upon the family’s vision and values.

Let’s back up. Often a family is guided by a strong,...

The Impact of Stating Your Family’s Values mission vision and values Jun 25, 2022

Does your family have a defined list of values? A list that every member of the family knows of and is familiar with?

We’ve often been taught that values are caught, not taught. But it’s also been said that “values won’t hold, unless they are told.”

Think about it....