Eric Lefkofsky is an entrepreneur who has founded a number of successful companies. His companies are in a variety of industries such as healthcare, commerce and transportation. In an interview, Eric talked about his experiences in business. One of the main things he discussed was his typical day. Lefkofsky usually gets up around 5AM and gets to his office at 6AM. While at his office, he begins completing a number of his daily business tasks. At the end of the day at around 6PM he will head home. Therefore, he spends about 12 hours per day working on his businesses which demonstrate his tenacious work ethic.
When Eric leaves work, he looks to spend it with his family. For a number of years he was able to. However, with his businesses expanding worldwide and with over 10,000 employees, he needs to focus on the businesses whenever he is out of work. On a regular basis, he will look up things on his phone as well as make calls or send emails. While spending a lot of time on his businesses outside of work is quite common, Eric still makes time to spend with his family.
At the beginning of his career as an entrepreneur, Eric Lefkosfky started up around 70 companies. As a result, he was a serial entrepreneur who looked to build a number of successful companies. While he experienced a lot of success with multiple companies, Eric realized that it is better to focus on just one. Over time, he began to find out that concentrating on one company is the most fulfilling for him in terms of productivity and development.
Lefkofsky is an entrepreneur who currently runs a healthcare company called Tempus. This company provides technology with an operating system that helps treat cancer. The company has been quite successful so far and is likely to become one of the more innovative ones in the healthcare industry. Eric has also founded Groupon which specializes in offering discounts on merchandise online. Lastly, he has founded another company known as Mediaocean which offers media procurement technology. He also participates in a number of charitable activities in the Chicago metro area.