Episode 68

Published on:

12th May 2023

Business Partnerships - How to make them work + what to avoid...


  • The 5 reasons you should go into a partnership
  • 3 parternship situations that will end in disaster
  • How to set up a partnership in your business so it doesn't go wrong
  • How to keep your power and control when working with a partner

Partnerships are a slippery slope.

But there doesn’t seem to be much of a middle ground.

When done right they make business so much easier.

But when you get them wrong it’s a total nightmare.

And they don't teach you how to get it right when you're learning a trade or on the job.

The secret?

It's all about knowing how to navigate the ups and downs of partnerships.

And mastering the do's and don’ts that determine whether your partnership succeeds or not.

As business coaches we’ve seen plenty of partnership prosper, and plenty end in tears.

So we put all the learnings together into this training, it digs deep into the world of business partnerships and reveals the secrets to making them prosper.

Let’s get into it.


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