Tackling the Challenges of Running a Family Business with Phil Brooks

In this episode of The Profit Minds Podcast, Dr. Steven Kirch speaks with Founder, CEO, and Head Coach at Fresh Potential.

For over 40 years Phillip Brooks has led, empowered, and grown executive leadership teams in the fresh fruit and vegetable industry.

As a certified life and leadership coach, resilience trainer, and family business and Produce industry expert, Phil helps family businesses thrive not just survive.  

He combines his experience with his expertise to ensure leaders have the tools needed to do their jobs well and have a fulfilling life outside of work.  

Tune into the episode for insights from Phillip Brooks:

  • The unique obstacles family-owned businesses face
  • Four areas Phil sees as the most common challenges family-owned businesses face
  • The critical importance of preparing the next generation for leadership
  • Family culture versus business culture
  • The benefits Phil’s clients receive from working with him

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