Are you a creative coach or entrepreneur and married to someone who loves the nine to five? Or least the steady income of that set up? Want them to get on board the be your own boss love wagon?
Welcome to my world. I’m married to a man who has nary an entrepreneurial bone in his body and it has taken some trail and error to figure out how to share my coaching business success and challenges with him without causing him undue stress, frustration and head scratching-induced hair loss.
If this scenario resonates with you in any way then you’re going to love this episode of the Creative Bliss in Life and Biz Podcast!
Jill Stanton of the incredibly popular podcast and movement Screw the Nine to Five offers a few tips on how to make this conversation go as smooth as some of our partner’s noggins are!
Some of the highlights from our conversing with our loves conversation:
how Screw the Nine to Five came to be over a glass of rum in Costa Rica and Bob Marley
the key to talking shop with a non shop halving better half is to be intentional and choose your words wisely and how you position your business (even during the sad days)
we need to recognize that as entrepreneurs we think and move a million miles a minute
as much as our businessman are our ‘babies’, so is our relationship with our partners
being careful not to coach your partner in conversations
our partners are never going to care as much as we do about our business soooooo…. we need to have very strong communication around money, our vision and how we plan on making it all happen