With family this week. My brother-in-law mentions the single most important business decision you can ever make is the choice of your significant other. Choose a partner who is truly that, a partner. Someone who does whatever it takes to make you successful – and – someone you will bend over backwards to help make him or her successful as well. Someone who says ‘yes, work late if you need to’ and says ‘what can I do to help you?’ Someone who knows you are both on the same team. You must both have the same goals and ‘get’ each other.
Charlie the Wonder Husband is the best team I ever joined,
Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg ruffled feathers by suggesting basically the same thing – that success takes a supportive spouse. As it says below – “speak your mind” – tell me what you think: