The entrepreneurial journey can be a little wild at times, like uncharted territory, especially for those married to an entrepreneur. Balancing the needs of a growing company/project without sacrificing your marriage can be challenging, but as many couples have learned, worth the effort.Join Kathy Rushing, seasoned Marriage & Family Counselor, as she talks with others who are at various stages of developing their business, or creative project. Some interviews will include her husband, Mark, a serial entrepreneur, as they share their hard won wisdom. Well explore the insights gained while navigating the ups and downs of the entrepreneur journey, with practical wisdom that you can use TODAY to grow your marriage and business.If your middle name is restless, or you identify with words like innovator, dreamer, change maker, creative, independent, OR, you are married to an entrepreneur. OR, heaven help you, youre both entrepreneursthis podcast is for YOU.Like many couples, Kathy and Mark Rushing learned how to thrive amidst the joys and challenges of the start up life. They are still best friends, after 39 years of marriage, launching 3 kids, a company, and several other projects of varying success (just being real!). For show notes, or more curated resources to help you thrive in your marriage and business, go to kathyrushing.com
Matthew & Jen Brown: Building Resilience & Family Connections23/07/2020 Duração: 01h08min
Shownotes Today’s interview with Matthew & Jen Brown falls into the category of “early-stage” entrepreneurs. The idea for Chimney Trail came after Matthew’s multiple deployments as a Naval officer. He observed that the reunification process after deployment is challenging for many military families. In 2018, Matthew & Jen, along with Matthew’s Naval Academy roommates launched… The post Matthew & Jen Brown: Building Resilience & Family Connections appeared first on .
Drew & Sarah Hiss: A Partnership Committed to a Legacy of Success & Significance01/07/2020 Duração: 01h04min
Show Notes I’m joined today by Drew & Sarah Hiss, empty nesters who recently moved to Colorado, where 2 of their adult children live. Drew & Sarah started a payroll and HR technology solutions company from their basement with 2 little kids. They bootstrapped this business and knew they had to make it work when… The post Drew & Sarah Hiss: A Partnership Committed to a Legacy of Success & Significance appeared first on .
The Takeaways: Dorcas Cheng-Tozun’s interview24/06/2020 Duração: 17min
Show notes This episode highlights important takeaways from my interview with Dorcas in Episode 8, for those of you that don't have time to listen to a longer episode or just want to get right to the heart of the episode. In these shorter episodes, I'll add my insights through my lens as a Marriage Coach… The post The Takeaways: Dorcas Cheng-Tozun’s interview appeared first on .
Dorcas Cheng-Tozun: Author & Entrepreneur Spouse, Hard-Won Perspective from Life in an International Social Enterprise18/06/2020 Duração: 01h25min
Episode show notes: I’ve been looking forward to today’s interview with Dorcas Cheng-Tozun for over a year. I reached out to her last year, but she and her family were living in Nairobi, Kenya, one of several international moves they have made while growing d.light. Dorcas is the author of Start, Love, Repeat: How to… The post Dorcas Cheng-Tozun: Author & Entrepreneur Spouse, Hard-Won Perspective from Life in an International Social Enterprise appeared first on .
Bekah & Adam Voglewede: Behind the Scenes of a Successful Small Business26/05/2020 Duração: 50min
Episode notes I’m joined today by Bekah & Adam Voglewede. Bekah’s evolution as a small business owner has a unique twist, reminding us that not all entrepreneurs are big risk takers. I met Bekah several years ago when I started seeing her for facials. Bekah is passionate about sharing her knowledge of healthy skin with… The post Bekah & Adam Voglewede: Behind the Scenes of a Successful Small Business appeared first on .
Tony & Felicity Dale: Doctors Committed to Restoring Body & Soul21/05/2020 Duração: 01h10min
Episode Notes: My guests today are Tony & Felicity Dale. In 1987, they packed up the biggest suitcases they could find and moved their 4 young children across the pond from London to Austin, TX. They didn’t know a soul, but they were following the Lord’s direction to continue a ministry they had been part… The post Tony & Felicity Dale: Doctors Committed to Restoring Body & Soul appeared first on .
Sarah & Bill Woolsey: Creating Impact through Social Enterprise02/04/2020 Duração: 01h12min
What does an egalitarian marriage look like? I didn’t know that Bill & Sarah Woolsey would illustrate this so beautifully, but in this episode, they share about the give and take to make both of their dreams a reality. Their story includes navigating a serious illness only a year into marriage, putting together the puzzle… The post Sarah & Bill Woolsey: Creating Impact through Social Enterprise appeared first on .
Mark Rushing: From Pastor to Entrepreneur: How He Uncovered His True Life’s Work21/02/2020 Duração: 47min
Today’s episode picks up a conversation between me and my serial entrepreneur hubby, Mark. We talk about his career progression from pastor & church planter to serial entrepreneur. We explore his “aha” discovery in his mid 40’s, several years after launching his company. We discuss the benefits of personality profiles & mentors in discovering our… The post Mark Rushing: From Pastor to Entrepreneur: How He Uncovered His True Life’s Work appeared first on .
Brad & Jooyoung Voeller: True Partnership Forged From Challenges of Startup Life08/02/2020 Duração: 01h04min
Being married to an entrepreneur can be challenging, especially when that isn’t how you’re wired. I’ve heard many spouses voice frustration when it’s taking longer than expected for a startup to become profitable. “why can’t you just get a job?” Is a common question asked when month after month, savings dwindle, along with the hope… The post Brad & Jooyoung Voeller: True Partnership Forged From Challenges of Startup Life appeared first on .
Bob & Rose Knorr: Bootstrapping One of the Fastest Growing Medical Device Companies07/12/2019 Duração: 01h39min
My guests on today’s episode are Bob & Rose Knorr. They are an example of what Chip Conley refers to as “modern-day elders”. But don’t confuse elder with “old”. Very much still young at heart, they are investing in the next generation of entrepreneurs and young adults. In this episode, the Knorrs share their experience of […] The post Bob & Rose Knorr: Bootstrapping One of the Fastest Growing Medical Device Companies appeared first on .
Doug & Cristie Martine: Constructing a Life of Partnership & Purpose24/03/2019 Duração: 01h06min
Doug & Cristie Martine share highlights and wisdom from dating and marriage, to Doug’s transition from climbing the corporate ladder, to starting a construction management company. 2:57 Met at Texas A&M (whoop!), dating, early marriage 10:30 Cristie’s eating disorder 17:33 Held in God’s Hand 18:51 What did the future look like regarding work or purpose? […] The post Doug & Cristie Martine: Constructing a Life of Partnership & Purpose appeared first on .