Single or Supported? The Impact of Partner Support on Business Success

The Moxie Movement

25-03-2024 • 17 mins

All the women I know who are successful and happy in business fall into one of two categories regarding their relationship status.


1. Single

2. They have a supportive partner, husband, wife at home.

There is no third option. And if you love your business, want to make it work. Then you need to get yourself into one of those categories ASAP. Rather than scaring you.. let's chat about how.

🌟 Episode Highlights:

  • The Non-Negotiable Role of Support: Discover why having a partner who backs you in every aspect of your journey isn't just a nice-to-have.
  • The Reality Check: Sarah opens up about the truth of doing business without partner support and shares her gratitude for her husband Jonny's ongoing backing, even when his text messages give her a mini heart attack!
  • The Balanced Equation: Learn the importance of sharing household and parenting responsibilities. Simple steps to evaluate and then share the load to support your business goals.
  • Courageous Conversations: This episode doesn’t just highlight challenges; it offers a roadmap to initiating tough but necessary chats that get you moving to a more balanced partnership and business success.
  • Sarah's Stories: From humorous text message misunderstandings to shared responsibilities and the dynamic of their partnership, Sarah shares insights from her own life with Jonny, offering listeners a relatable and authentic perspective. (Promise we will get Jonny on soon for his perspective.)

🚀 Your Takeaways:

  • Recognize if you're getting the support you need and what to do if you're not.
  • Practical steps to rebalance household roles for mutual success.
  • Encouragement to celebrate your achievements and recognize the support system around you.

💡 What's Next:

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  • Engage with Our Community: Share your stories, challenges, and victories. Let’s create a movement where support and success go hand in hand.

If you’re navigating being a businesswoman with a life partner (by whatever name), this episode is for you.  It’s time to redefine success, to ensure our businesses thrive without sacrificing the relationships that matter most.

Stay Moxie, and let’s rewrite the script, together.