About The M.F.B Podcast

Mick & Claire Olinik are a dynamic couple that have been together for 12 years - being married for 10 of them. Mick has been a business owner and an Internet entrepreneur for over 20 years, while Claire started her professional career in teaching before diving headfirst into entrepreneurship.  Mick has written several books on tech and business, while Claire is a classically trained soprano, recently performing with her elite choral group, Canticum Novum, at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Mick & Claire reside in Traverse City, Michigan with their two intelligent, funny, charming and rambunctious young sons.

The M.F.B Newsletter



To Curl or Not To Curl

November 26, 2018

Are you comfortable with the status quo? Or do you need to transform your life into something you actually like? Mick and Claire use today’s episode to reflect on how transformation happens to everyone. You need to figure out how to translate that…

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Insane Product Launches & Self Checkout Lines EP 18

October 31, 2018

Can the same integrity that you use within your business transfer to your marriage? Integrity is a vital piece of marriage, business, and family. Join Mick and Claire as they discuss the many ways to react to change in all areas of life through…

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Time is on Your Side EP 17

October 30, 2018

In this episode of the Marriage Family Business podcast, Mick and Claire delve into how to create more time in your life and be wary of “time thieves.” Mick and Claire explore valuable tips on making lists, time blocking, and sticking to your…

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How to be Punched in the Face EP 16

October 29, 2018

Have you ever been punched in the face? On this episode of the Marriage Family Business podcast, Mick explains his epiphanies after recently joining his local MMA gym. Tune in to hear how you can use these MMA tips to survive the constant battles of…

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The Elusive Date Night EP 14

October 26, 2018

Have you ever had a date night go terribly wrong? In this episode, Mick and Claire share their recent “date night debacle” and their key lessons to help you get in a better headspace to do what you want to do without anxiety. Listen in as they…

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What’s in a Name? EP 15

October 26, 2018

By now you have heard Mick and Claire talk about their adorable young boys Avett and Escher. On this episode, the duo decide to answer the frequently asked question “How did you come up with their names?” Mick and Claire also go over why you…

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Calculated Risks & The “F” Hurricanes EP 13

October 24, 2018

If you have ever been through a hurricane you know that you have to weigh out your options. Do you stay in your home, ride it out at a friends house or do you evacuate? Do you buy pop tarts and beer or water and a first aid kit? That answer is…

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