“Look around. Do you have six or seven friends that have a business that’s the same size as yours that you meet with monthly? If you don’t, then you definitely should join EO,” says Sara Baldwin. Sara joined Entrepreneurs’ Organization more than five years ago, and her only regret is not joining sooner. Learn more about EO today!
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“Much of the growth and success of CoinX was reinforced by a combination of my EO forum, the EO network, and the opportunity to serve other EO members through leadership. I continue to be humbled and inspired by other EO members – whether in the Accelerator program, the local chapter or across the globe.” – Megan Burton
Years after building a successful business of her own, Megan Burton yearned to find like-minded entrepreneurs that could relate to the unique experiences of establishing a business,
By Peter Kozodoy, EO New York
Last year, I turned 30. That was depressing.
For some reason, I didn’t take it well. More precisely, I actually sailed through my birthday without a problem. Oh, this isn’t so bad, I thought to myself. Then, two months later, I got really depressed. I just hadn’t achieved what I thought I would by this age. After a few years of triple-digit growth, my agency was stumbling. I was also exhausted, deep into renovating a tiny house in a suburb of Connecticut. When I stepped back to look at my life, it just wasn’t the image I had in mind ten years ago. And yet, here I was.
By Richard Walton, EO Cape Town
When people ask me what it’s like being an entrepreneur, as stressful as it can be, I always find myself talking about how lucky I’ve been to travel and live around the world.
By Kevin Xu, CEO of MEBO International
So you have a great idea, and you want to build a business around it. That’s great! But how do you know when your idea is worth protecting from poachers?
First, you have to understand what intellectual property is. Intellectual property is any idea or product that is valuable to you or your company — an idea that defines you. As an entrepreneur, it is vital that you own and protect your unique ideas so others don’t steal them and claim your ideas as their own.