In this episode of The F.I.T. in Faith Podcast, join host Tamra Andress as she sits down with special guests Michael and Jill Leonard, an inspiring couplepreneur duo. Michael and Jill share their journey of starting and growing a successful business together, while also thriving in their marriage and faith. They discuss the challenges and triumphs of working together, blending their strengths, and keeping a clear distinction between business and personal life.
Discover how they found success on social media, especially on TikTok and Instagram, showcasing their loving, fun, and humorous side, encouraging others to embrace the beauty of marriage and work as a united front. They also dive into the financial aspects of being couplepreneurs and the importance of open communication and goal-setting when it comes to managing finances as a team.
Whether you’re a couple working in business together, planning to start a joint venture, or simply seeking inspiration and wisdom in your own relationship, this episode offers valuable insights, uplifting stories, and practical advice to navigate the journey of marriage, business, and faith with joy and fulfillment. Tune in and get ready to be inspired by Michael and Jill’s example from heaven!
About Michael and Jill Leonard:
Marketing Authorities, Social Media Specialists, founders of The Market Vibe Digital Marketing Agency, and college sweethearts, we are Michael and Jill! We’ve taught hundreds of business owners how to build a commanding online presence both online and in person. We’ve had the pleasure of collaborating with companies such as Google, Forbes, Body by Brooke, BossBabe, and Knowledge Broker Blueprint when it comes to marketing and social media.
Let’s Connect to see how I can help you grow your business! https://tamraandress.com/connect
Want to write a book, start a podcast, or create an ecourse? Visit us at https://www.fitinfaithmedia.com/
Come join us at this year’s Christian Business Conference! http://thefoundercon.com/
Learn more about our non-profit: https://thefoundercollective.org/
This F.I.T. in Faith Podcast features couplepreneur couple, Michael and Jill, who are business partners, married, and work together on social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram. They promote a positive and loving image of marriage through their content and emphasize the importance of keeping the romance alive after marriage. They also share their journey as couplepreneurs and provide insights into working together effectively while keeping personal and professional lives separate.
The couple’s journey began in 2019 when they started their first business, The Market Vibe. During the COVID-19 pandemic, they ventured into creating content on TikTok and later expanded to other social media platforms. Their videos went viral, which helped grow their social media presence significantly.
Michael and Jill’s financial success was not always smooth, as they faced challenges in managing their finances during the early years. However, they managed to combine their accounts, have open dialogues about money, and set clear financial goals for their future. They stressed the importance of respecting each other’s decisions when it comes to spending.
Michael and Jill Leonard discuss social media pain points and strategies for successful brand and business development. They emphasize the importance of consistency and having a clear voice and message on social media. They share their own experience of transitioning from a muddled social media approach to a focused one.
Michael advises against chasing vanity metrics like more followers, engagement, or views. Instead emphasize the value of having the right engagement from the right audience. They caution against relying solely on going viral as it may not lead to meaningful business growth. They suggest focusing on creating content for the right people and building a community that values your message and offerings.
The couple highlights the significance of in-person connections and building meaningful relationships outside of social media. They share their goal of making more friends and the value they place on human connection beyond the digital realm. They mention the importance of securing future plans with new friends to maintain strong relationships.
Michael and Jill Leonard also discuss their marketing agency, where they help businesses with branding, websites, social media, and ads. They offer coaching services for coaches and consultants looking to grow and scale their businesses online. They direct people to connect with them on Instagram and encourage reaching out for any questions or assistance.
Overall, the conversation highlights the need for authenticity, consistency, and building genuine connections.
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