This chapter will enable you to:
- understand the different forms of organization including a small company, a charity and a social enterprise;
- appreciate the particular problems applicable to family-owned firms, including succession and conflicts of interest;
- evaluate how the growth and development of small businesses influence the development of corporate governance and the limitations that apply;
- understand how adopting good corporate governance principles benefits small companies and non-commercial organizations.
Throughout this book we have looked at companies and organizations that have a form and structure. They have some form of management ...