23 episodes

The entrepreneurial journey can be a little wild at times, like uncharted territory, especially for those married to an entrepreneur. Balancing the needs of a growing company/project without sacrificing your marriage can be challenging, but as many couples have learned, worth the effort.



Join Kathy Rushing, seasoned Marriage & Family Counselor, as she talks with others who are at various stages of developing their business, or creative project. Some interviews will include her husband, Mark, a serial entrepreneur, as they share their hard won wisdom. We’ll explore the insights gained while navigating the ups and downs of the entrepreneur journey, with practical wisdom that you can use TODAY to grow your marriage and business.



Like many couples, Kathy and Mark Rushing learned how to thrive amidst the joys and challenges of the start up life. After 39 years of marriage, they are still best friends, launching 3 kids, a company, and several other projects of varying success (just being real!).



For show notes, or more curated resources to help you thrive in your marriage and business, go to kathyrushing.com

Committed: The Entrepreneur Marriage Kathy Rushing

    • Entrepreneurship
    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

The entrepreneurial journey can be a little wild at times, like uncharted territory, especially for those married to an entrepreneur. Balancing the needs of a growing company/project without sacrificing your marriage can be challenging, but as many couples have learned, worth the effort.



Join Kathy Rushing, seasoned Marriage & Family Counselor, as she talks with others who are at various stages of developing their business, or creative project. Some interviews will include her husband, Mark, a serial entrepreneur, as they share their hard won wisdom. We’ll explore the insights gained while navigating the ups and downs of the entrepreneur journey, with practical wisdom that you can use TODAY to grow your marriage and business.



Like many couples, Kathy and Mark Rushing learned how to thrive amidst the joys and challenges of the start up life. After 39 years of marriage, they are still best friends, launching 3 kids, a company, and several other projects of varying success (just being real!).



For show notes, or more curated resources to help you thrive in your marriage and business, go to kathyrushing.com

    Doug & Cristie Martine: Constructing a Life of Partnership & Purpose

    Doug & Cristie Martine: Constructing a Life of Partnership & Purpose

    Doug & Cristie Martine share highlights and wisdom from dating and marriage, to Doug's transition from climbing the corporate ladder, to starting a construction management company. 2:57 Met at Texas A&M (whoop!), dating, early marriage 10:30 Cristie's eating disorder 17:33 Held in God's Hand 18:51 What did the future look like regarding work or purpose?…

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Mark Rushing: From Pastor to Entrepreneur: How He Uncovered His True Life’s Work

    Mark Rushing: From Pastor to Entrepreneur: How He Uncovered His True Life’s Work

    Today’s episode picks up a conversation between me and my serial entrepreneur hubby, Mark. We talk about his career progression from pastor & church planter to serial entrepreneur. We explore his “aha” discovery in his mid 40’s, several years after launching his company. We discuss the benefits of personality profiles & mentors in discovering our…

    • 47 min
    Dorcas Cheng-Tozun: Author & Entrepreneur Spouse, Hard-Won Perspective from Life in an International Social Enterprise

    Dorcas Cheng-Tozun: Author & Entrepreneur Spouse, Hard-Won Perspective from Life in an International Social Enterprise

    Episode show notes: I’ve been looking forward to today’s interview with Dorcas Cheng-Tozun for over a year. I reached out to her last year, but she and her family were living in Nairobi, Kenya, one of several international moves they have made while growing d.light.  Dorcas is the author of Start, Love, Repeat: How to…

    • 1 hr 25 min
    The Takeaways: Dorcas Cheng-Tozun’s interview

    The Takeaways: Dorcas Cheng-Tozun’s interview

    Show notes This episode highlights important takeaways from my interview with Dorcas in Episode 8, for those of you that don't have time to listen to a longer episode or just want to get right to the heart of the episode. In these shorter episodes, I'll add my insights through my lens as a Marriage Coach…

    • 17 min
    Toni Nieuwhof, Author of “Before You Split”

    Toni Nieuwhof, Author of “Before You Split”

    Show Notes: This episode is releasing on January 12, 2021. This will forever be a special day for us— it’s our anniversary. This year marks 41 years since we stood in front of our family and friends, and committed to whatever was ahead. We were young and idealistic, and gave no thought to how hard…

    • 54 min
    How We Review & Prepare Goals for a Fulfilling New Year

    How We Review & Prepare Goals for a Fulfilling New Year

    SHOW NOTES: Happy New Year! This episode reviews 4 ways to review the previous year & set goals, individually and as a couple. We reveal our process for reviewing the year (that hopefully shall never be repeated), and how we set goals now as empty nesters with fewer work obligations. LInks: The “3 questions” have…

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

neesenees ,

Great Wisdom!

I love Kathy’s interviewing of REAL couples
who have walked the journey of being entrepreneurs and having strong marriages!
It gives you a really personal, honest look into others lives/marriages and provides great advice to ALL married couples!— even if you are not an Entrepreneur!!

M.Loomis ,

Practical, yet surprising, fun, and helpful

Finally, there’s someone talking about the life we lead as an entrepreneurial couple! We really appreciate the honesty and wisdom Kathy and her guests share.

shurrl ,

She truly is in your corner!!

Kathy’s warm personality and insightful marriage advice makes you feel like your having a conversation with a long time friend! Her nuggets of wisdom are invaluable and now she has managed to go and find more likeminded folks to share their nuggets too!

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