Comfy Cup Chronicles

THE COMFY CUP CHRONICLES PART 43: Work Hard, Play Hard (When You Have the Help)

THE COMFY CUP CHRONICLES PART 43: Work Hard, Play Hard (When You Have the Help)

Work Hard, Play Hard. Owning a business can impact your ability to take vacations, particularly in the early years, when the operation is small and many of the responsibilities are absorbed by the owners.  It is hard work.  But balance is important.  Time-off, while tricky to take, is a must.

The Comfy Cup Chronicles Part 42: Imitation is the Greatest Form of Flattery

The Comfy Cup Chronicles Part 42: Imitation is the Greatest Form of Flattery

"People can go where we have already been, but they have no idea where we are going next."

The Comfy Cup Chronicles Part 41: Our First Trip Around the Sun

"To infinity and beyond!"Exactly one year ago today, we received our very first order of Comfy Cups.  I remember the excitement and fear as we unloaded 1,000 youth athletic cups into our basement warehouse. Ironically, today, on the exact date one year later, we welcomed another (much larger) shipment of Comfy Cups.  It was much easier and less stressful today.  Kyler and I greeted the delivery driver, Tim, by name.  He knows our Comfy Cup story and we know some of Tim's story. Part of this

The Comfy Cup Chronicles Part 40: Practice Kaizen

The Comfy Cup Chronicles Part 40: Practice Kaizen

Practice Kaizen: Kaizen is a Japanese philosophy that is based on the idea of making small continuous changes in your life over time in order to make a large change. Rather than focusing on a big, overwhelming goal, focus your energy on hitting smaller mini goals that, when added together, will lead you to accomplishing the bigger goal in the end. Kaizen is one of the most powerful lessons we have learned in our family entrepreneurial journey.  Starting a business, inventing a product...those

The Comfy Cup Chronicle Part 39: Our "Side Hustle"

We are excited to share this podcast about the Comfy Cup featured on Chris Guillabeau's podcast "Side Hustle School".  This opportunity came to us after submitting a query to Side Hustle School through HARO.