Maintaining balance when you work with family

Episode #248: Weekend Wisdom with Skip Cohen, interview with Bob and Dawn Davis (37 minutes)

Discussion Topics

  1. Creating Consistency
  2. focus on relationships
  3. time away & distractions
  4. fear = excuses

Bob and Dawn Davis

Wedding Photography Husband & Wife Team

We are Bob & Dawn Davis, an international wedding photography and design, husband and wife team based in the Chicagoland area. We’ve had the privilege of photographing celebrity weddings and speaking at photography conferences and workshops around the world, but that’s not what defines us. We are passionate about our faith, our marriage, our family and making the best of our lives. We are blessed to have been given these talents and we want to share them with the world. We love sharing our knowledge with photographers. We know that if we can make a successful business, anybody can. It takes passion, desire, dedication and a will to never give up. Learning to master your craft and develop your business skills is an absolute must!

Summary of Discussion Topics:

  • Business profile of working with your family.
  • Creating consistency with multiple photographers and business owners.
  • Getting over disagreements in the company or how to run the business.
  • Developing and strengthening a brand.
  • How to remind yourself to focus on the family and not let the business get in the way.
  • Allowing yourself to take vacations and welcome distractions from time to time.
  • Remembering your roots when developing a business.
  • Attending photography workshops and how you look back on these experiences after they have passed.
  • Are you letting fear run your business?
  • Setting boundaries and trusting those boundaries.

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