Tag: eo

15 May

Feeling Anxiety Around Not Being Good Enough

Comedian Louis CK does this bit about how NYC does an amazing job of putting you in your place no matter how good things are. Here’s a segment from his show… “If you woke up that morning feeling particularly good looking, don’t worry because on your way to work, you’ll pass a pack of supermodels […]

13 Aug

5 Questions To Help You Discover & Stay In Your Zone of Genius

Creativity, EO, Leadership No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Last night my EO Forum welcomed business coach, Lois Barth, to talk with us for about 90 minutes on our Zone of Genius (ZOG). The term was originally coined from Gay Hendricks in his book, The Big Leap. An individual’s ZOG is comprised of the activities in which she is uniquely qualified to do and […]

11 Mar

EO: President Elect Elect

Entrepreneurship, EO, Leadership No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

A friend of mine, Gary Tuerack, was the first person to tell me about the Entrepreneur’s Organization (EO) as a support group for people who have built businesses from the ground up. He didn’t just talk about it, he raved. So once my previous company, Red Rover, was qualified, I jumped in and joined EO. […]

03 Dec

Saying Goodbye The Right Way

EO, Friends No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Every month I get together with a group of small business owners and we support each other through our business and personal challenges. It’s coming up on my third year with the group and over the months a few members have come and gone, but there continues to remain a core group that keeps moving […]

31 Aug

Retention: Exclusivity or Inclusivity?

In a series of brainstorming conversations with a fellow NY EOer we attempted to outline ways to increase retention within the NY EO chapter. After several rounds, he and I seemed to not be looking at the situation the same way. To figure out where the disconnect was, I drew the outline below to demonstrate […]

10 May

Hindsight – 05/10/11 – Recapping #EOGLC

Entrepreneurship, EO, Hindsight No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

The last two days I was in Chicago at the Entrepreneur’s Organization Global Leadership Conference (EOGLC). It’s a kickoff training and celebration for all the EO board members from around the world. The NY chapter brought 7 people. I’m a sub-member of the NY board and so at first wasn’t invited, but then a few […]

17 Nov

Principles vs Rules

Food, Self Insight, Vegan No Comments by Tom Krieglstein

After an EO event last night, a small group of us went to Suteishi in the financial district for dinner as a treat from the owner. As a vegan, they indulged me to some wonderful non-fish sushi and appetizers. Based on my experience, Suteishi now ranks among my top five favorite vegan friendly sushi places […]

16 Nov

EO Recap: Teams and Tequila

Business, Entrepreneurship, EO 3 Comments by Tom Krieglstein

Tonight I attended an EO Huddle about creating great teams featuring uber successful entrepreneur Amilya Antonetti. Right out of the gates, Amilya’s strength and conviction around what she does and how she does it showed through. Below are some of the highlights I scribbled in my moleskine: Her green cleaning business arose from a personal […]

11 Nov

Hindsight – 11/11/10 – Acceptance

Last night I interviewed with a potential EO Forum that I was really excited about joining because of the make up of its members. After my interview, which was a combination of me telling my story and them ‘fire squading’ questions back, I left for the night and they discussed/voted on my fit within their […]

13 Oct

Hindsight – 10/13/10 – Video Gaming Communities

Today was my first full day training with EO NY. The training was focused on all the foundational knowledge needed to join and participate in an EO Forum. Part of the ground work training was an overview of how an individual can further participate in EO because it is almost entirely a member driven community. […]