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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Office Space & Autographed Helmets EP 12

October 23, 2018

Know yourself enough to understand what you want in all aspects of your life. On this episode of the Marriage Family Business podcast, Mick shares the story of when he decided to go “all in” on Claire. Listen up to find out the grand gesture that…

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Our War EP 11

October 22, 2018

Powerhouse couple they may seem, but who really are Mick and Claire when it comes to their relationship as a husband and wife? This episode gives us not only a glimpse of their past, but it also gives us a clearer view of who they are and how they…

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Be Authentic NOW EP 10

October 19, 2018

How do you be your most authentic self in the middle of a busy schedule? How do you get your mind in the right place to be with your family, spouse, or friends? Join Mick and Claire in today’s episode to learn how to lean into the moment. Whether…

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Entrepreneurial Mental Health EP 09

October 18, 2018

The online life or social media life is something perceived as perfect. It’s that part where humanity kicks in and you start comparing your life to other people, sometimes, without even realizing it. Sometimes life has become too staged that it…

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The Password Test EP 08

October 17, 2018

In this episode of the Marriage Family Business podcast, Mick and Claire explore the “passwords test”, and why it’s become important not only in their marriage but their business as well. Mick and Claire discuss the difference between keeping…

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The Business [How to Make It Fit Into Your Family] EP 07

October 16, 2018

You might be thinking, why is business a part of this podcast, right? More than most people think, business should actually be tied into the relationship you and your spouse have. This is what Mick and Claire believe in. Why, you ask? Because no…

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