It’s all about connecting with the right people says Alex Hern, a San Diego-based entrepreneur who has over 25 years of experience in the tech startup business under his belt. Alex Hern indicates in his interview with Interview.net, that he is on the cutting edge of the latest technologies, and he has no wish to slow down anytime soon. Hern attributes much of his success to surrounding himself with a business team that has the ability to work independently, and make vital decisions on the behalf of the business.
Hern tells Interview.net, that the road was difficult at first, and he made a lot of mistakes but that he was also thankful for the opportunities that he had along the way. Saying, that now that he has put some years into the industry, he advises new entrepreneurs to stay tenacious and place a higher emphasis on focus. Setting aside at least 4 to 5 hours daily, for challenging projects and strategic planning. Hern enthused that was how he first technology business got started. He focused, got his business capital funded from private equity investors, all of whom took an interest in what he was trying to carry out as a new entrepreneur. Alex Hern says that his team is phenomenal at what they do. He has total confidence in them,when necessary, to push the business further in its goals and execute sales.
Going further to say, that all of his business ventures have incorporated to some degree technology. Technology, that Alex Hern says, he derived from private research institutions and universities. Where he would first acquire the fundamentals in design, and then build upon those design concepts until it fit his specifications and vision. Elaborating, that every detail is considered, and every question is answered. Hern says that when his team acquires new technology, they assess the technology’s overall capabilities and then work backwards from there to develop scenarios in where that technology would be most useful. Indicating, in his interview, as opposed to starting from scratch, this method is resourceful and a more efficient use of time in the long-term. Learn More.