When you’re introduced to somethings, you either can go slow or fast. Examples of learning something slow might include many sports and school activities such as multiplication, reading, and writing. You get the idea.
Other times you have to go fast – like learning how to ride a bike.
When it comes to entrepreneurship, and teaching others, you can do it quickly and risk blowing their minds. Or you can go slow and try to recreate how you might have learned.
Unfortunately for people who marry an entrepreneur, they often times don’t get the chance to learn slow. Personally for me and Maria, I tried to keep her process relatively slow so that it wouldn’t get too nuts. However, as soon as we got married, I had her listening to podcasts and watching courses right away. Eventually getting her interested in what things she wanted to do outside of her day job.
I could have gone quicker than that. I know that one of my best friends from school, Ben, got his now wife, Megan, to go to an LTD open meeting for their second date. She got to know the business more than she got to know him! Yikes. Talk about a steep learning curve!
Similarly, one of today’s guests got the other to go to a business conference early on their dating life as well. As she eludes to in the podcast, he meant business!
Francielle Daly quickly realized that Brian was for real and that being with him would mean things would change in her life. And boy did they ever. Now she’s running her own site and coaching others with him. All in the matter of a couple of years.
In today’s session, we talk about what that transformation looked like and the ride they have taken together to this point in their solopreneur careers.
IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN:
- How Francielle was introduced to Entrepreneurship
- Where the idea of FullTimeMom.org came from and how it’s changed over time.
- The importance of the 4 Pillars of Business and how they can affect a business.
- How the question “If you thought you were doing everything right and someone told you that you were doing something wrong, how soon would you want to know?” has changed Brian’s perspective on life.
- The importance of having a strategy for the things that you do in your business.
- Why it might be a good thing to work with professionals.
- Why an assessment is critical when forming teams and business relationships.
- How they’ve had success finding clients.
- Whether they see themselves as being unemployable.
- …and MUCH more.
ITEMS and PEOPLE MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
- 3DayMBA.com – Brian’s book
- Glenn Dietzel
- Brian on LinkedIn
- Francielle on LinkedIn
- Fizzle.co Want to start your business on the right foot in 2016? Start here free for 2 weeks!
SHOW NOTE EXTRAS:
Get the Dalys’ Execution Plan Template here:
Article that talks about launching a company with a loved one and 5 things you need to know about doing it.
Marie Forleo asks 4 questions you can ask yourself when taking business advice from your spouse:
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