Michael Strong is an expert on creating positive change (see his book "Be the Solution"), and is a seasoned startup executive, yet he still encountered mighty challenges in creating the big idea that is FLOW. He shares his top 3 lessons learned creating this social entrepreneurship organization -- having focus, product definition and 'good' conflict. Michael candidly shares some of the divorce moments he had w/ his partner, founder of Whole Foods in John Mackey, in deciding the direction of the company, and why it was valuable.
O N T H E R O A D W I T H iV -- Passion, drive & loving the ride ...... On the Road with iV is a Web TV series that brings you well-known & emerging entrepreneurs that are following their passion and building businesses along the way. I get an opportunity to interview these maverick entrepreneurs to learn about how they got their start, the challenges they faced, the money involved (how they got it, make it & spend it) and what lessons they learned along the way. And experience my road trip I get to bring you along for the ride whether on a plane, in a hotel room or wherever my laptop and my cameras go. C U on the Road...iV - - (follow the ride on twitter too at http://www.twitter.com/ontheroadwithiv and http://ivsblog.wordpress.com