MAPS for Men

A Guide for Fathers and Sons and Family Businesses

by Edgell Franklin Pyles & With Thomas Edward Pyles



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/31/2016

Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 304
ISBN : 9781512739657
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 304
ISBN : 9781512739664
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 304
ISBN : 9781512740073

About the Book

“MAPS for Men is a must-have resource for any and every family business.”

Dave Ramsey, Nationally syndicated radio show host

New York Times best-selling author

“MAPS for Men is a wonderful book full of superb insight and information.”

Paul Schorr, III, Past President, Chief Executives Organization

“I read MAPS for Men today, I should say that I devoured it – very interesting and helpful model for all of life.”

Paul Schorr, IV, (Chip) Founder & Chairman, Augusta Columbia Capital

“MAPS for Men is a gift to all fathers and sons.”

James (Jay) E. Hughes, Jr., Author: Family Wealth: Keeping It in the Family

“MAPS for Men is one of the most comprehensive guides to families in business that I have ever seen.”

Charles S. Luck, IV, CEO, Luck Companies

Founder, InnerWill

“The transition of wealth concepts described in MAPS are immensely dynamic, relevant, and applicable!! It is a must read for all entrepreneurs!”

Cordia Harrington, Founder & CEO, The Tennessee Bun Company

“What a wonderful piece of work. I found each chapter and the whole book incredibly meaningful.”

Dennis Jaffe, PhD, Author: Working With the Ones You Love: Creating A Successful Family Business.

Stewardship in Your Family Enterprise

Past President, Association of Humanistic Psychology

“The guidelines in MAPS will bear fruit for many years and generations to come.”

David Hardie, Founder and CEO, Hallador Management, LLC

“Edgell and Thomas have created a book that will impact families for generations.”

Dennis Passis, President, Family Wealth Library

“MAPS is truly a masterpiece!”

Jim Chaffin, President, Chaffin Light Management Company

Past Chairman, Urban Land Institute

Past Member, Board of Managers, University of Virginia

“If you are a woman who wants to understand men better, MAPS is all you need to know!”

Morgan Wandell, Head of Drama Series, Amazon Studios

About the Author

Edgell Franklin Pyles, PhD

As a pastoral psychologist, Edgell has lectured internationally on father–son relationships. He consults with family business leaders concerning the psychological dynamics and strategies in a family business, especially succession. He is a Fellow at the American Association of Pastoral Counselors and Institute of Coaching Professional Association and a member of the Family Firm Institute, Inc.

Thomas Edward Pyles, MA

With an undergraduate degree in Business and a Master’s in Psychology, Tom is an executive coach and fitness trainer. He works with health and sport organizations as well as individual clients. He is a member of the Institute of Coaching Professional Association, International Society for Coaching Psychology, and Corporate Health and Wellness Association.