This article was originally published on EO’s Inc.com column.
Michael Conway, an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member, is the Managing Director of Clothes2order.com, a fast-growing e-commerce company which supplies businesses, teams and communities with personalized clothing for uniforms, promotions and events. We asked Michael about the five days he spent with Sir Richard Branson.
Life is a constant learning curve and who better to coach entrepreneurs than Sir Richard Branson? Last year, I was privileged to be among a group of entrepreneurs invited to spend five days on Sir Richard’s breathtaking and idyllic Necker Island, which proved to be a surreal and hugely inspiring experience.
Initially, I was expecting limited access to him – perhaps a question and answer workshop – but the reality was completely different. We did take part in a Q&A session with the Virgin founder, but Branson was actually with us for much of our stay. (more…)