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Pat Soldano, President 

Family Enterprise USA

Wednesday, October 13


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Family Business Challenges, Economics and Legislative Concerns


One characteristic of stable family businesses is consistent leadership, with the uncertainty and disruptions caused by the Coronavirus pandemic of the last year, these privately-owned businesses have demonstrated remarkable resilience and flexibility to continue to thrive and grow amidst the chaos

 In 2021 FEUSA Annual Family Business Survey, the top tax concerns for family businesses are income tax, estate tax and capital gains tax in that order. And by a slight margin their choice for reform of the estate tax is a reduction in the rate of tax. While 79% of family businesses believe their business is a legacy for their children only 55% have passed the ownership to the next generation. 

Discussion of Legislation of concern for Family Businesses

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  • Terry Jones

  • Founder of Travelocity

  • Founding Chairman of

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  • Terry Jones
    Delivers Wilkes University’s
    Allan P. Kirby Lecture in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship


Powerful Ideas to Create a More Innovative Organization

Date/Time: 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21.

Location: Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts

Also Livestreamed

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Flexible Work is Here to Stay 

How to navigate the challenges?


Much has been made of the many benefits that are associated with home working arrangements, but the challenges also need some examining. The pandemic has fundamentally altered the way many people think about work, and the way work is carried out. Many employees want to continue working from home. With over 40 percent of the global workforce considering leaving their employer this year, a thoughtful approach to hybrid work will be critical for attracting and retaining diverse talent. 

Presenter: Frank Sorokach

Online Workshop  4pm-6pm Tuesday November 10

Governance - Who Calls the Shots
How decisions are made and who makes them 

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'How Did My Family Get in My Office?' 

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Bonnie Artman Fox

A Conscious Choice, LLC

Did you know research has shown that unresolved conflict costs organizations approximately $359 billion in paid hours or the equivalent of 385 million working days? 


In this eye-opening program, you will learn surprising ways your upbringing has impacted your conflict style - for better or for worse – and how you can keep what works and change what doesn’t. 


at Penn State Scranton 


(570) 963-2600

All Non-credit Programs are offered at a discount for FBA members!