Starting a business with friends can be a very enjoyable experience, but it doesn’t come without challenges. If you go for it, always communicate expectations clearly as the line between work and personal life can become blurry.
Starting a business with a friend is never an easy endeavor. Partnering with a friend would ease the stress of entrepreneurship, or at least make it more fun. This can certainly be our case.
But starting a business with a friend means that your relationship will change. During working hours, you will need to interact with each other even more formally, find solutions, and take responsibilities.
From very good friends, we managed to build a valuable business in more than two years, thus finding our formula for success.
In our case openness, trust, and honesty are the key to run a business together and keeping the friendship alive.
MaLish is a result of combining our strength in all aspects, but having such a great friendship and run a business together is a daily work and finding compromises.
We value each other’s opinions and explore each other’s perspectives to determine the best outcome.
Are you thinking about going into business with a friend? To what extent do you trust your partner? What is the bad, the good, and the ugly thing about going into business with a friend? For this and more check watch our last show. Click here.