Investing in your Entrepreneurial Journey
As a member of EO, you gain access to a wide variety of tailor-made benefits designed to help you grow your business and become a better leader. Supporting the complete entrepreneur, EO offers numerous resources to help you excel in your business, family, community and personal life. You’ve made it this far as a business owner— let EO take you to the next level!
If you have business challenges, want to expand your business networks or are looking to connect with small- and large- business owners who are ready to share their experiences and best practices, look no further. As a global entrepreneurial network, EO offers you the connections, tools and resources you need to reach the next level in your entrepreneurial journey. Explore the growing range of exclusive EO member benefits:
Once you have been a member for 3+ yrs
Spousal / Life Partner
Spousal/Life Partner (SLP) Forums offer the loved ones of EO members a chance to experience the same support, experience-sharing and education that members enjoy. These specialized Forums are becoming more common as members’ spouses and life partners discover the profound benefits of taking their involvement with EO to the next level.
EO Events app
EO Network app
Since 2006, EO’s award-winning magazine, Octane, has been helping members learn and grow through inspirational and educational articles written about the entrepreneurial journey. Written by members, for members, Octane provides insights into some of the brightest minds in business, and leverages their experiences to help entrepreneurs in every stage of their journey learn and grow. The value of this quarterly publication is derived from shared experiences, lessons learned, best practices and tips from peers in varying industries and locations around the world.
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Bi-weekly email newsletter that contains links to Members in the Media, Global Updates, Upcoming Events, Featured Podcasts.
EO Global will add you to this mailing list.
Entrepreneurial Masters Program
Location: Dedham, Massachusetts
Date: May 2019
The Entrepreneurial Masters Program (EMP) brings together 68 remarkable entrepreneurs, each a founder or co-founder of a company that grosses more than US$1 million, for four days at the MIT Endicott House.
GLC (Global Leadership Conference)
Location: Macau, China
Date: May 2019
EO GLC is an invitation only, leadership training conference for EO members who volunteer to be leaders in their chapter or region. The annual conference provides an exclusive gathering for EO members to share experiences and apply them to their businesses and everyday lives.
Date: May 4 – 6, 2018
Are you looking to scale your business? EO Grow is bringing you a 3-day learning experience lead by two of the most sought-after HBS professors in the world-famous Harvard case method style discussing a number of selected business cases that are packed with learning values and addressing various areas of your business.
Location: London Business School
Date: March 17 – 21, 2019
London Business School’s top-ranked executive education and management training programs empower individuals and organizations to perform at their very best. The EO/London Business School Growth Forum will feature extended sessions, deep dive learning and pre- and post-session homework.
Harvard Business School Executive Education: Inspiring Entrepreneurial Strategy
Location: Cambridge, MA.
Date: Nov 2018
Successful entrepreneurs know that they will face fierce competition in the market and need to be up-to-date with the latest innovations and ideas to keep their businesses thriving. At EO with Harvard Business School Executive Education: Inspiring Entrepreneurial Strategy, members will develop groundbreaking strategies and skills in analyzing industry evolution that will help their businesses grow.
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Date: Sep 2 – 4, 2018
EO Ignite, EO South Africa’s annual Power Get Together, will take place in the shadow of Table Mountain! This year’s theme is Open Your Mind. We plan to connect, educate and get inspired! The South African chapters (Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town) have organized three days of inspiration and education – from TED talk-style presentations and several social and business networking opportunities to passion-filled MyEO events.
Key Executive Program
Location: MIT Endicott House in Dedham, MA
Date: Oct 24 -27, 2018
EO is known for supporting the complete entrepreneur with innovative and inspiring learning designed to provide tangible take-home value for your business, your family and your community. Our Key Executive Program (KEP) brings the value of EO directly to your trusted executives at your company to better align your vision with those who will be crucial in seeing it through to execution. Two offerings of this highly competitive event are offered exclusively for EO members and up to four key executives.
You can bring a guest to many events. A great opportunity to further the education of those who work with you. Announcements for upcoming events are shared on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Date: Apr 11 – 13, 2018
Modelled after Entrepreneurship Masters Program, this event will have 3 action packed days os hands-on workshops and keynotes facilitated by world class speakers to help executive teams develop plans with accountability tools all mapped out. Taipan Masterclass aspires to be the Number One regional executive program in the Asia Pacific region.
One Level Up
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Date: Nov 28 – Dec 1, 2018
One Level Up is an international multi-day learning event designed to help you learn and grow both personally and as a business leader. Join entrepreneurs of all stages, listen to world-renowned business leaders on a variety of topics, and participate in once-in-a-lifetime activities. Don’t miss this chance to be in the beautiful, thriving city of Barcelona as you learn about the latest trends in business strategy, execution, leadership, differentiation, happiness, neuroscience, sex, talent detection, surfing emotional rollercoasters and much more.
Date: May 29 – June 2, 2019
EO Global hosts University events all over the world at least once / year. These conferences feature world renowned speakers with entrepreneurs from all over the globe coming together to learn from the speakers and each other.
Wharton: Elevating Finance + Operations
Location: Philadelphia, PA
In partnership with the top-notch talent at the Wharton School’s Aresty Institiute of Executive Education, the EO@Wharton Program will elevate your ability to connect strategy to performance, to increase your business’s value.
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Date: Sep 12 – 15, 2018
You’ve heard of the X factor, that certain feature that gives your business an exponential advantage over its competitors. EO XCentric will focus on your X factor, those qualities that make you YOU. Enlightening presentations, unique social gatherings and optional MyEO events will help you bring your true XCentric self to everything you do—both in your business and personal life.
EO Accelerator members consist of business owners with at least $250k in revenue who are looking to grow their company over the $1M revenue mark. Many of these members are going through exciting early stage growth and are looking for mentorship in developing processes, expanding their team and moving into new market opportunities. Make a difference with these motivated EOA members by sharing your experiences in growing your own business!
Reach out to the Accelerator chair for additional information.
GSEA (Global Student Entrepreneur Awards)
The Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for students who own and operate a business while attending college or university. Nominees compete against their peers from around the world in a series of local and/or national competitions in hopes to qualify for GSEA Finals.
EONY has paired with several senior executive organizations to provide mentoring to EO members. A rare opportunity to be guided by executives who have experienced the challenges we all face and broke through to the next level.
Contact the Membership Chair.
Next Gen Summit – Mentorship
Next Gen believes that young people have the power to change the world – they just need the right tools. They aim to curate – both online and in person – a community of the world’s most talented young people, and provide them with the resources and guidance necessary for both personal and professional success. EO members can get involved as mentors.
Backqard for retreat planning
Access the collective experience of 10,000+ EO peers around the globe. Submit questions/requests for business and personal issues in a confidential setting and get an average of 4-6 relevant, quality responses in 48 hours.
An EO platform that allows non-members and members to share deals with EO members, while still respecting EO’s non-solicitation policy. After the deal is approved, the cost of listing is US$500 to members and US$1,500 to non-members.
Take your EO experience a step further, engage a new network of peers united to focus on business, passion or lifestyle. MyEO Groups use existing social media platforms, like Facebook and Google Groups, leveraging in a central location for promotion exclusively to EO members.
Group Examples: Real estate, retail, green and technology industries; golf, scuba diving, motorcycling.
MyEO Youth Exchange
Imagine, if your child would spend a gap year between highschool and college to travel the world – perhaps spending two months in 6 EO families and working in 6 member companies, discovering the entrepreneurial stories behind each of them and breathing some of that air that drives us all – except with 6 different flavours.
Partnership Referral Program
The Partnership Referral Program is an initiative of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization to raise global awareness, grow the network and strengthen membership value through partnerships and strategic alliances. When we join forces with reputable organizations that align with our mission, we are able to expand our programs and resources and create more opportunities for each member to learn and grow. By raising awareness of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization, we also facilitate chapter growth and expansion to new areas of the world.
New Member Voucher
Attached is information regarding our New Member Voucher. This one-time voucher allows you $500 reimbursement towards an eligible event within your first two years as a member. Emailed to you as part of your welcome package from EO Global.
Member to Member Offers
Members in the News
Tickets Wanted/Give-away or Sell
Great to use for spontaneous meet-ups. EO members from other chapters who are visiting NYC will be added to this during their visit. Announcement and link coming soon.
Maestros del Escalamiento, a Spanish-speaking podcast by EO, that dives deep into the lives of Latin American CEOs who have successfully scaled their businesses. Host and entrepreneur Daniel Marcos, the CEO of Gazelles Growth Institute, speaks with Latin American business owners to learn those skills, lessons and practical tips that will help fellow entrepreneurs take their own businesses to the next level.
A podcast by EO that places women entrepreneurs in conversation with those thought leaders who amaze, astonish and inspire. Each guest shares their own journey with entrepreneur and host, Kalika Yap, giving insight into the ordinary challenges of extraordinary people. Featured guests include: Lisa Sugar of pop culture hub, PopSugar; Toni Ko, founder of NYX Cosmetics; and Devin Alexander, celebrity chef and nutrition expert on The Biggest Loser. Tune into this podcast to marvel at the meaningful insights of entrepreneurs.
LinkedIn: Everything Entrepreneurial by EO
Managed and moderated by Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), Everything Entrepreneurial is a think-tank and knowledge resource for entrepreneurs worldwide. Start a conversation today to share business tips, success stories and even learnings from failures. Seek entrepreneurial advice, voice an opinion or simply join to connect with fellow entrepreneurs.
LinkedIn group for alumni
Once an entrepreneur and an EO member, we never want to lose touch. This group is available to all EO alumni allowing them to continue the conversation and networking.
Date: November 2 – 4, 2018
Date: Sep 22 – 28, 2019
A sovereign state located on the east coast of Africa, Kenya is a nation rich with history, tropical climates and sweeping views that can only be experienced at this once-in-a-lifetime EO global event! From stunning views of Mount Kenya to encounters with African elephants at the famed Nairobi National Park, the 2019 EO Kenya Exploration is something you must experience in your lifetime.