TTsunami XR Founder Alex Hern Opens Up On His Entrepreneurship Strategies
For five decades, Alex Hern has been in the entrepreneurship sector, focusing on startups in the tech space. Through INKT led by Inktomi and Goldman Sachs, Hern directed the company into powering search engines like Yahoo, AOL, and MSN. He also co-founded and directed operations at the 650 million dollars-worth email marketing and online directory firm known as YESM. He has been in multiple roles in the tech space in various organizations such as Cloudshield, Triton Network Systems, Zero Knowledge Systems, and ARST. In an interview with Ideamensch, Alex Hern sheds light on his recent invention – Tsunami XR – and how he maintains productivity. To start with, the idea of Tsunami XR emanates from the changing technological and computing space.
The new devices graphic procession capabilities, as the result of GPU-CPU transformation, created a gap that Hern wanted to fill, leading to the birth of Tsunami XR. Alex Hern, who has spent 25 years in the technology sector, uses four to five hours daily to concentrate on his company’s growth and goals. On the other hand, he spends the undistracted nights to build and devise new projects. However, maintaining consistency is the key towards achieving the goals. Focus, though difficult to obtain, also plays a vital role in achieving goals. As a tech-savvy entrepreneur, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are Alex Hern exciting trends. He has modified these trends in the development of the Tsunami XR tool. On the issue of multitasking,
Alex Hern states that it is unproductive to multitask. Instead, people should eliminate distractive devices and platforms, like phones and social media, and focus on their goals for a set period daily. In addition, taking enough time to make long-term decisions is critical in ensuring long-term productivity. Regarding the growth of his business and his entrepreneurial life, Alex Hern admits that he wakes up early and maintains consistency. Besides, he partners with solution providers and focuses on customer needs. But despite his strict entrepreneurial guidelines, Hern admits that uncontrollable macroeconomic conditions can affect businesses. However, executives should anticipate for such changes through preparations. Finally, Alex Hern encourages scientists and engineers to utilize the Tsunami XR platform in maintaining their productivity, not forgetting studying ‘The One Thing’ – a book that increases focus.