Why working with family is the worst … and the best
As many of you may know, Jelmar is a family run business. Alison Gutterman, President of Jelmar, often talks in her blog about growing up working with her dad. In this blog post, Alison discusses how the personal relationship between a father and daughter can cause friction in the workplace. How she had to earn her father’s respect as the future business owner of Jelmar and how she and her father worked through the challenges that are involved in transferring control of a company.