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Get Dusted: From Hobby To Booming Home Based Business

They say if you do what you love you’ll never have to work a day in your life. When your spouse is also your business partner, the home/work lines seamlessly become everyday life.  Luckily for Jerad and Tawny Zachary, the overflowing number of “Dusted” cups taking up every nook and cranny of their home is evidence that their passion has taken on a

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Bring Back The Spark This Year By Being Present

Every couple goes through periods of selfishness and distraction. Now, that may seem a bit harsh, but it’s not as ‘bad’ as you may think. We live in a world of distractions: Work, technology, kids, extra activities, etc. The list never ends, and we find ourselves plugged in and tuned in more often than not. Being present in a relationship, or ‘mindful’ of

Your Partner’s Workday

What’s Beyond the Workday? You and your partner probably went into business together for multiple reasons. We would imagine, if you’re anything like us, the idea of being together, sharing ideas and passions, and growing a success business had a large impact on your decision. You likely realized how well you worked together as a team, too. Obviously, you each excel at different

Take the Time to Celebrate Your Unique Relationship

Take a moment to think back to what made you want to go into business with your significant other. Chances are, it started with a shared dream or vision, and a real, genuine passion for what you were about to do, as well as a passion for one another.   Once a business gets up and running, however, sometimes couplepreneurs find themselves lost

Determining Your Vision as a Couple

Before you start strategically putting together a business plan, you need a vision. Sometimes, creating a detailed vision on your own can be difficult enough. So, when you’re a couple trying to solidify something together, it can be a challenge. It’s not a bad thing to bring different ideas to the table, and consider different possibilities for your venture. But, at the end

Treating the Business as a Separate Entity

It’s been an age-old issue: How to mix your work life, with your personal life. This really comes into play when you’re in a serious relationship or a marriage. If you are a career-centered couple or a couple who actually owns a business together, you may not think you have a problem spending endless hours at work. But, with just about every couple,

The Wright Way: Start Small & Scale Up

There’s a saying, “Small ripples make big waves”, and that’s what comes to mind when I think of Donnell & Tahra Wright of The Wright Property Group.   Given that these two are still full-time employees in the corporate world, nothing has stopped them from realizing their entrepreneurial dreams.  Starting small and scaling up has been their driving principle and it’s paying off

Tips for Getting Back to Work After Summer Vacation

Summer is the time for fun and adventure and while we’re still working, we do take a more relaxed approach towards tasks during the summer months. Easing back into work after the slower part of the year is difficult, but it can be done. Working on reducing the pain is important to making sure you’re motivated and productive. Keep these tips in mind