Passion, Commitment, and Love: Why Business Is Like Marriage
Where do you draw the line between business and pleasure? It’s possible your business is like marriage—and in more ways than you’d think!
Malini Bhatia’s passion for supporting people through the journey of building and sustaining positive, healthy relationships, combined with her business acumen, led to the creation of her online platform marriage.com, the world’s largest resource and of experts that acts as your advisors by providing information & support for healthy, happy marriages.
Listen in as Malini explains the importance of having passion and commitment in both your personal and professional life, the pillars of a healthy business, and what it’s like to build a business based on creating something meaningful in people’s private lives.
In This Episode
- The ways in which creating a community that serves as a safe space can replace social media
- The biggest challenges of launching a new platform by taking an existing business and completing changing its purpose
- How a solid business plan and a strong marriage are often similar
- The best ways to manage your energy between work and your personal life
Quotes in This Episode
“I really wanted to do that one thing that helps people and adds meaningful value in their lives.” —Malini Bhatia
“What I really love about technology is… the fact that it really has the ability to change people’s lives—and that’s what we’re trying to do.” —Malini Bhatia
“Every business requires strong pillars to be successful, and in your personal life, too. In your marriage, you require strong pillars to really survive the ups and downs.” —Malini Bhatia
“It’s really about being mindful… Am I approaching [a task] with the right mindset? Keep that your focus when you’re getting onto something.” —Malini Bhatia
“Fearlessness is like a muscle. You just have to start doing it! The more you practice it, the better you will get at it.” —Malini Bhatia