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Are you trying to start or grow a business? Do you ever feel disappointed in your progress, unsupported by your spouse or guilty that you’re not doing enough for your kids? Does inadequacy, overwhelm, or resentment creep in as you struggle to balance all your responsibilities… If you’ve ever felt any of these emotions, you are not alone.

Monica Tanner is a wife, mom of 4 kids, and a relationship and intimacy expert who understands what it’s like to want it all. Her specialty is empowering passionate entrepreneurs to prioritize their marriage in order to get the support they need from their family and crush their business goals. She’s on a mission to ensure that no one ever has to choose between their dedication to their family and their passion for their message.

Each week on this podcast, Monica interviews successful entrepreneurs about their experiences building their business and the sometimes messy lessons they learned along the way. She’s also sharing skills and strategies she’s developed in the trenches. Brand new episodes drop every Monday morning and will give you a proven, tested roadmap to creating a marriage that supports your business and a business that supports your marriage.

On the Brighter Side ~ Marriage for Entrepreneurs On the Brighter Side, Monica Tanner

    • Relationships
    • 5.0 • 58 Ratings

Are you trying to start or grow a business? Do you ever feel disappointed in your progress, unsupported by your spouse or guilty that you’re not doing enough for your kids? Does inadequacy, overwhelm, or resentment creep in as you struggle to balance all your responsibilities… If you’ve ever felt any of these emotions, you are not alone.

Monica Tanner is a wife, mom of 4 kids, and a relationship and intimacy expert who understands what it’s like to want it all. Her specialty is empowering passionate entrepreneurs to prioritize their marriage in order to get the support they need from their family and crush their business goals. She’s on a mission to ensure that no one ever has to choose between their dedication to their family and their passion for their message.

Each week on this podcast, Monica interviews successful entrepreneurs about their experiences building their business and the sometimes messy lessons they learned along the way. She’s also sharing skills and strategies she’s developed in the trenches. Brand new episodes drop every Monday morning and will give you a proven, tested roadmap to creating a marriage that supports your business and a business that supports your marriage.

    S2-10 How to Share Your Big Dreams with McCall and Tanner Jones

    S2-10 How to Share Your Big Dreams with McCall and Tanner Jones

    Today's interview is with my personal Charisma coach, McCall Jones and her supportive husband, Tanner. In February of 2020, at an event called Funnel Hacking Live, McCall had the realization that she had something passionate, female entrepreneurs needed in order to be successful. She immediately wrote out a business plan and began to fulfill her big dream to take over the world with Charisma Hacking.

    In this episode, McCall shares with us a process called emotional mapping and why it's so important to be able to accurately convey our emotions to our spouse if we want them to support our big dreams. You do NOT want to miss this episode.

    If you are interested in learning more about Charisma Hacking or how to represent yourself better on video, check out McCall's FREE Facebook Group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/charismahacking.

    For more great marriage and entrepreneurship resources, check out my website:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com

    • 39 min
    S2-09 Communication and Patience in Life and Business with Collette and Russell Brunson

    S2-09 Communication and Patience in Life and Business with Collette and Russell Brunson

    Today's episode is with Collette and Russell Brunson. Collette is a stay-at-home mom with 5 kids and a podcast called Sharing Her Journey and Russell is the co-founder of ClickFunnels, helping entrepreneurs all over the world grow their businesses online.

    The Brunsons have learned some incredible lessons growing a billion dollar business without wrecking their marriage or messing up their kids. Communication and patience have been super important to them on their journey.

    To listen to Collette's podcast, look up Sharing Her Journey in your favorite podcasting app.

    For marketing advice, search Marketing Secrets in your favorite podcasting app.

    If you want access to an exclusive interview with Collette and Russell Brunson full of stories about their experiences and answers to all of your questions here's what you can do:
    1) Subscribe to On the Brighter Side ~ Marriage for Entrepreneurs in iTunes.
    2) Download, Rate and Review the show.
    3) Send a screenshot of your review to moni@onthebrightersideoflife.com
    I will send you that exclusive, video interview with the Brunsons.

    For more great resources, visit:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com/

    • 11 min
    S2-08 Learning to Give and Take with Ron and Rachel Cool

    S2-08 Learning to Give and Take with Ron and Rachel Cool

    Today's episode is with Ron and Rachel Cool. Ron is has a digital marketing agency called Hindsight Hacking Media helping entrepreneurs find their voice and increase their visibility, traffic and sales and Rachel is a stay-at-home mom with 3 kids.

    Ron talks about how important support from Rachel is to his success and motivation to succeed. He also tries very hard to give her the time and space to develop herself as well. This mutual support helps them keep their marriage strong while building a business that provides time freedom that they both value.

    Find out more about Hindsight Hacking Media:
    http://gethhm.com/

    To find more amazing resources, visit:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com/

    • 8 min
    S2-07 Putting First Things First with Sulojana and Jeeva Sam

    S2-07 Putting First Things First with Sulojana and Jeeva Sam

    Today's episode is with marriage mentors Sulojana and Jeeva Sam. They have 3 grown children and mentor couples from breakdown to breakthrough in as little as 10 weeks guaranteed.

    The most important lesson they have learned juggling marriage, family life and entrepreneurship together is alignment. They prioritize God first, their marriage second, kids third and your business and everything else after that. Date nights are crucial to this being successful.

    Find out about working with the Sams:
    https://www.thesams.ca/

    For more great resources, visit:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com/

    • 7 min
    S2-06 Getting Into Alignment and Flow with Kinsey and Ryan Machos

    S2-06 Getting Into Alignment and Flow with Kinsey and Ryan Machos

    Today we are chatting with Kinsey and Ryan Machos. Kinsey is a marketing coach who helps entrepreneurs build expert brands so that they can be seen, known and heard online. Ryan has an insurance brokerage company, RMI group, that focuses on home, auto, farm, and commercial insurance.

    With 3 kids an 2 home-based businesses, the biggest lesson they have learned is to focus on what matters most! If your family unit is in order everything else is so much easier! Set yourself up for success in business by focusing on getting your family into a routine. Being an entrepreneur allows you the time and freedom to improve the quality of your life and business and thrive! It is possible to be happy at work and setting that example for your kids is a great lesson to show them.

    To find out more about marketing coaching with Kinsey join her Facebook group:
    Marketing and Launch Strategies for Coaches, Consultants, and Entrepreneurs


    For help with your insurance needs you can check out Ryan’s company on Facebook
    Ryan Machos - RMI Group

    For more great resources, visit:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com/

    • 8 min
    S2-05 Balance is a Myth with Aniqa Rani and Akbar Sheikh

    S2-05 Balance is a Myth with Aniqa Rani and Akbar Sheikh

    Today’s interview is with Aniqa Rani and Akbar Sheikh. Aniqa is a former architect turned fashion designer who specializes in modest, flattering designs. Akbar is a best-selling author and business coach who strives to help entrepreneurs grow to a 7 Figure Family. His driving force behind everything he does is 'make more so you can give more'.

    This amazing couple talks about the most important lessons they have learned while being successful business owners, parents and partners to each other. Family first is their motto and they achieve that by keeping realistic expectations in all aspects of their lives. Also, a healthy dose of compassion and love for each other helps them along their journey.


    Check out Aniqa’s fashion line here:
    Instagram: @aniqa

    Want to be coached to 7 figures by Akbar? Use the link below:
    https://akbarsheikh.com/

    For more great resources, visit:
    https://onthebrightersideofmarriage.com/

    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

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58 Ratings

58 Ratings

monty332654 ,

Most amazing podcast

The best podcast I’ve heard in a long time!

Brianna.Heredia ,

A must listen

Love love this, everyone please give a listen

doalotwithalittle ,

Finally a podcast for family-focused entrepreneurs!

Monica always does an incredible job interviewing and getting to the heart of the matter. I love seeing her combine two of her passions (marriage and business) to help those of us who are building a business and a marriage/family at the same time! Can’t wait for more!

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