What To Do When Your Partner Thinks Your Business Is A Hobby

Does your partner treat your business like a hobby?

We hear this all the time and it can be hugely detrimental to the success of your business. In this episode, Jill and Josh cover 3 strategies to help you get your partner on board with your business.

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The Big 3!

  1. A lack of commitment cause your partner to NOT take your business seriously
  2. Describe your business in a way a nine-to-fiver can understand
  3. Use numbers to track and show the growth of your business

Episode Timestamps

  • 2:28 – The difference between employees and entrepreneurs
  • 4:25 – How committed are you to ACTUALLY growing a business
  • 6:15 – A time when Jill and Josh felt like they lacked commitment
  • 8:02 – Sharing your vision with your partner
  • 8:58 – Describing your business in a way that makes sense to your partner
  • 11:25 – Do you feel the need to tell everyone to start a business?
  • 12:20 – Using numbers to explain the projected growth of your business
  • 15:25 – Don't bitch about your business to your partner
  • 17:00 – Be intentional about carving out time for your partner

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