Frequently Asked Questions.
Here are some common questions about NxtGen Nexus.
What is NxtGen Nexus?
What if I’m not a next gen?
Wait, what’s the 3rd generation wall?
How much does it cost to join?
Why do I need my own family business resource as a next gen?
What is considered a family business?
How many family businesses are there?
Family-controlled firms now make up 19% of the companies in the Fortune Global 500, which tracks the world’s largest firms by sales. That is up from 15% in 2005. (McKinsey 2014)
Family owned businesses contribute 57% of the U.S. GDP ($8.3 trillion), employ 63% of the workforce (FEUSA, 2011), and are responsible for 78% of all new job creation. (Astrachan & Shanker, 2003)
35% of Fortune 500 companies are family-controlled. (Businessweek.com, 2006)
What is NxtGen Connect?
How do I protect my privacy on NxtGen Connect?
How do I join NxtGen Connect?
How many connections will I get?
What are the rules of NxtGen Connect?
What is “Family Business Matters?”
What is “NGN Interactive?”
We like to hang out on our cellphones too. Here’s some of stuff we like.
The Break Room – Here are some polls, games and quizzes that will open your eyes to how much of the world is about family business.
The Moment — Every family business NxtGen either briefly considers or agonizes over the decision about entering the family business. The Moment videos invite users to share cellphone videos describing that incredibly important moment.
What is “NGN Local?”
What are “Resources?"
What specific services does NxtGen Nexus offer?
NxtGen Nexus does not directly offer professional services or products of any type for Family Business NxtGens. Our goal is to provide people with best-in-class tools and advice they need to be successful. The contents of this site provide general information only. It is not intended as legal or accounting advice. Accordingly, readers should not act upon information in this website without seeking professional advice.
Can I find professional family business services through NxtGen Nexus?
Yes! NxtGen Nexus enables members to engage with service partners and subject matter experts in the area of Family Business. NxtGen will forward information to our service or product partners at your request.
As far as user-to-user professional services, NxtGen Nexus follows strict non-solicitation policy on the website. If a user member is directly solicited by another user on NxtGen Nexus, they should immediately e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.