NxtGen Nexus

NxtGen Nexus unites the next generation of family business owners through social networking, blogs + interactive content to grow, sustain and love their family businesses.

NxtGen Connect

NxtGen Connect is the only open network dedicated to introducing Family Business NxtGens around the world to each other in a private, secure environment.

Celebrating Family Business

Family businesses have driven the world economy since business began. Let’s celebrate them!


You’ve got ideas. Let’s see how big they can grow.

Family Dynamics

When your friends aren’t getting along with their parents and siblings, it just means awkward family dinners. For you, it could hurt the bottom line. Here’s where we help you make sure it doesn’t.

Financial Smarts

Turn financial wealth into emotional health.

Millennial Life

A next generation life is not a straightforward road, it’s a twisting path with no guardrails. Where does the family business fit in, and where do you fit in with it?

Succeeding in the Business

Enriching the community and the family by helping the business grow.

Supercharge the Business

Staying relevant in a digital world.

Women in Family Business

Mom, daughter, sister, grandmother, sister-in-law, cousin or aunt – women rule family businesses.

NxtGen Nexus is the only dedicated destination providing tools, a voice and a community for the next generation of family business members.

Trending Now

Growing family business draws doughnut fans across the country

(by Grier Ferguson for Business Observer) During the Sarasota County Fair, long lines regularly formed in front of the Peachey’s Baking Co. stand. But lines snaking around Peachey’s tent and truck anywhere, really, aren’t an uncommon sight. The promise of doughnuts dripping with glaze and pretzels...

Family business was weed until father and son were pulled over with 49 pounds, Texas cops say

(Written by Matthew Martinez for The Sacramento Bee) Shared hobbies between fathers and sons are usually signs of a healthy family. Unless, of course, that hobby can land both in jail. The family that allegedly drives around with 49 pounds of weed together, stays together — in the Hays County...

Your Family Business Won’t Survive If You Don’t Plan for the Leadership Transition

(by Lisë Stewart, Director, Center for Family Business Excellence writing for Entrepreneur.com) Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. When advising family business owners, one of the biggest challenges I see clients grapple with is the transition from being "power players"...

Family businesses: Why do they survive?

(By Ricardo Ramirez, Wealth Planning, for BBVA Swiss Private Banking) Family businesses can become a source of conflict between the different members making it up  However, why are there businesses that have been very successful in generational change and others that have not? Discover with BBVA...

‘It’s been a blessing’: Community rallies around Maine Muslim family after their halal business was targeted

(By Abigail Curtis, BDN Staff, for the Bangor Daily News) When Kathryn Piper and Hussam “Sam” Al-Rawi, a Troy couple who own a new halal meat business, woke up one morning in April to see that someone apparently had fired a shotgun at their brand new sign, they were frightened. The sign was...

The Journey

The Journey

Every NxtGen makes a decision about entering the Family Business. How did your journey begin?


Forget fingers and toes. Forget whether you look like Aunt Edna. The only question anybody cares about going into the Family Business.

First Job

How old were you? Did you get paid? Ha ha. Did you get lunch out of it?

Nxt Door Neighbors

Living next  door to cousins was great, especially if your Aunt‘s cooler than your Mom. But does Mom really like spending 24/7 with Dad’s family?

Family Business Rituals

Was it potluck dinner on inventory day? How come my family had to take inventory, but my cousins didn’t? In “Bloodline,” they had the Family Table.

Rejecting It All

Could you imagine living the rest of your life without being “the kid”?

Coming Home

Sure they’re crazy, but they’re your crazy. Whether you join the business or not, you’ll always have a home.

Family Business Matters

The Break Room

Family Business Tools

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