Season 2 // Episode 1

Failed Partnership

October 17, 2018

We’re back for season two of Making a Business! So to dive in, we’re sharing what’s been going on with Emily’s product-based business, Almanac Supply Co., since season one—including dissolving a business partnership, redefining roles and responsibilities, and making a couple vision shifts to the business.

Episode Transcript
"Entrepreneurship is only the solution for the kinds of people who are really prepared for the hardships—but also the rewards—that come from working in this way."
- Emily Thompson

Discussed in this Episode

  • One of the biggest upsets of a business: losing a partnership
  • The importance of strong communication paired with independence in a business partnership
  • Lessons learned in choosing a business partner
  • Dealing with the upset of losing a business partnership
  • Redefining roles, systems, and processes after a business upset
  • Shifting vision of Almanac Supply Co.

Resources Mentioned

Hosts + Guests

Emily Thompson
Emily Thompson


Almanac Supply Co

Kathleen Shannon
Kathleen Shannon


Braid Creative

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