How To Run A Business With Your Spouse – And Remain Happily Married


Running a business with your spouse creates many challenges. Here are some pointers from people who have done so successfully.

By Joseph Steinberg, an EO New York member and CEO, SecureMySocial
Running a business is, in itself, a challenging endeavor. Running one with your spouse, though, adds a whole new dimension of complexity, and a new slew of additional challenges. There are, of course, advantages to partnering with the person whom you not only likely know the best, but whom you also most trust and love. At the same time, however, partnering with your significant other

blurs any vestige of traditional work-life boundaries and blends business and personal roles – thereby potentially creating all sorts of complex business, emotional, and familial issues, and exacerbating any communication and relationship challenges.

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