A great deal goes into starting, establishing and maintaining a business. Years of capital, man hours and hard work are often what it takes to create a successful business on any scale. So what happens when a husband and wife start a successful business together, and then ultimately split up? Can the business stay afloat? It all depends on the people involved.
This recent New York Times article touches on how former couples who once ran a business together while married can keep that business going after separation or divorce. Obviously, this approach doesn’t work for every entrepreneurial couple, but it helps to know that there are some former spouses out there who can make it work.