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Debunking 3 Myths About Legacy

Legacy.  It’s a word that holds value. But I’m afraid we’ve let the word take on meaning that doesn’t represent its true state.  Here are 3 myths we need to overcome: Legacy is for the rich. Historically when we think of legacy, we tend to think of it as the amount of money we’ll leave  »  Read More

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The 100 Year Family

Can a family last 100 years? A few years ago, Inc. Magazine ran an article titled: “How to Build a Company that Will be Around in 2115 (October 2015).  The premise of the article focused on how in the current age most companies are positioned to sell.  Investors are willing to put up big money  »  Read More

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The Failed Bloom of the Astors

Flowers only last for a season.  Such was the case of the Astor family. John Jacob Astor was born in 1763 in Germany.  He emigrated to New York at the end of the Revolutionary War.  A chance conversation led him into fur trading and the establishment of a fur goods shop in New York. That little  »  Read More

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