Entrepreneur Marriage Challenges brainstorm (Not enough quality time (Have…
Entrepreneur Marriage Challenges brainstorm
Not enough quality time
Have a regular date day
Create shared business and personal calendar
Start a journal - clarify what you want and how you feel
Schedule regular "me day"
Be spontaneous. Do something different together. Break the routine.
Have fun together. Laugh together.
Not enough support / partner doesn't get what I do
Practise having difficult and honest conversations
Learn your partner's preferred communication style
Take the 5 Love languages test with your partner
Complete a strengths personality test together and share results with each other
Practise active listening.
Join a support community of like-minded entrepreneurs
Talk to someone who has experience with relationships and will give you honest advice and feedback. Family members, best friend, mentors, coach.
Seek advice from a professional
Not enough money
Set up a money management system
Create shared money goals
Set up a regular money date
Get creative and find free or budget activities to do together
Exit plan. Agree how long you'll commit to making the business work. Set a stop and check point, then assess next steps.
Have other income coming in other than the business. eg. part-time job