A Vibrant Community of Family Business Leaders

Family-owned businesses contribute greatly to the economy, and they face a number of unique challenges. Discover why family businesses of all sizes join the UW-Madison Family Business Center.

Why Join FBC?

World-class education and business support

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Peer Groups

Tap the power of peer learning

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Learning Programs

Advanced learning events for members and guests

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Member Spotlight

With all of the different types of technologies that are available at the tips of our fingers these days, it can be easy to forget how businesses used to get started. It wasn’t by creating a website or Facebook page, but by walking door-to-door, meeting people face-to-face, and learning directly from them what their needs and issues were.

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Blog Post

Preparing for Life After the Family Business

For a business owner, preparing for retirement is typically focused on financial and business succession planning, while the personal side is often overlooked or deemed less important.

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