Long-time businesses, whether independent or family-owned, large or small, privately held or publicly owned, often have unique and fascinating beginnings and evolutionary tales. Capturing the stories of the founders, as well as business developments over time, offer insight and institutional memory to new generations of owners, employees, and clients alike.

Old photo of a business as part of its history

Sample topics may include but are not limited to:

  • Origins & Mission
  • The Early Years
  • Growth & Setbacks
  • Changes in Leadership, Technology, Workforce
  • Current Practices
  • Corporate/Organizational Culture
  • Lessons Learned
  • Hopes for Future