Family IN Business
Family IN Business
2. Adam Farver: For Longtime Family Businesses Like Pella Corporation, These Are Not ‘Unprecedented Times'
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Season 1, Episode 2 of the Family IN Business Podcast

No matter how often we hear the phrase “unprecedented times” in reference to the coronavirus, fourth-generation family business Pella Corporation knows that they have seen times like these before. Chairman Adam Farver has dozens of examples of difficult situations and market downturns. Family businesses will lead the way through this not-unprecedented crisis.

Show notes:

0:00: When is someone ready to be the chairman of the board?

7:30: Understanding your “why” means understanding your story.

13:00: Why aren’t family members allowed to work at Pella?

21:28: Breaking an 85-year-long record… unfortunately.

24:35: “What actually gave me comfort….”

32:26: What is Confidence Capital? And why do you want lots of it?

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