Superheroes; more specifically, Batman and Robin, are the stars of today’s episode. Batman is always choosing his rivals, going out, and fighting crime… But he’s stubborn. And when faced with adversity, Robin jumps in as his backup and saves the day. One isn’t more important than the other, and in this case the roles vary depending on the situation the partners in at the time.
Whether it be in a cofounder relationship or in a romantic one, someone should be Batman and the other should be Robin. Steli and Hiten explain how they’ve handled this kind of relationship with others and with each other. They go through how they divide up work with their cofounders, and why trust was the reason their own partnership succeeded.
Today’s topics include:
- What the background is behind today’s theme
- How to have a good ‘Batman and Robin’ relationship
- Why Hiten likes Spiderman
- The reason you should be paying more attention dynamics
- Why trust is the foundation of the Batman and Robin relationship
A special shout out to WeBuilt and the guys at Podcast Motor for their help with the show. If you want to request a topic or tell us what you think, tell us about it on our Facebook group, tweet us, or e-mail us.
Tips of the day:
Hiten: If you’re not thinking about relationships or the dynamics, start thinking about them. Problems come up when you don’t know how to deal with them.
Steli: For all the Alpha males and females out there, take a moment and think about an area of your life where you really want to embrace being Robin, and go full-force on it.
We invite you to join our Facebook group, which is 1,000 members strong! It’s great to have such an incredible group of entrepreneurs out there making it happen every day. Please join us in our Facebook group and share your experiences, challenges, and motivation.
We would like your email address at The Startup Chat because we will be sharing some special podcast episodes and other things with the people who are only on our email list. Click the link above to and fill out the email address box to become part of the community.
Want Steli & Hiten to record more episodes of The Startup Chat?
Help us promote the podcast by subscribing on iTunes and writing a review! After you’ve published your review, send us an email with your mailing address. You’ll get Steli’s book The Ultimate Startup Guide to Outbound Sales + a free 15 minute call with either Hiten or Steli to talk about your business (limited availability; first come, first serve). Click here to make it happen!