Today, we have the pleasure of interviewing Alex Hurmetian, a self-made business owner who loves helping people achieve their dreams.
How did you get into what you do right now? Please tell us more about your journey.
I started my first company ten years ago, at the age of 20. I wanted to share what I learned with others, so during college, I worked as a consultant for small business owners. Having consulted for years, I worked my way to CMO and COO of two companies, one industrial one Biotech. I recognized a trend in what was happening in the scientific world. I decided to start a new venture where I could hone my abilities and utilize my connections to help new businesses grow and flourish.
Who are your role models?
Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates.
What inspires you?
Reading, I read a lot of books and absorb lots of data; I am especially inspired by learning from other people’s experiences.
Please tell us about your company.
My company was started as a small consulting firm to help small businesses get set up. It has grown exponentially since its launch last year, with dozens of partnerships that allow us to bundle the most comprehensive products and services all in one place.
What’s your most memorable experience?
Helping a client of mine realize their dream could become a reality.
Which social media channels work best for promoting your work? What exactly do you do on the social media channel that makes it work for you?
Facebook, LinkedIn. I promote services and information that allow clients to see the value that we offer.
What’s your greatest fear?
Not being able to reach my potential.
Looking back, what’s one thing you wish you understood better before you ever got started?
That many of my fears were simply illusions, and that fear, in general, is a tool and should not prevent anyone from achieving their dreams.
What are the strategies that helped you become successful in your journey?
Utilizing strategic partnerships with key players in my industry, offering value to others at no cost, and learning from others’ past mistakes.
What keeps you going when things get tough?
The satisfaction I get from customers and the belief in my company.
Any message for our readers.
Yes, don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t do something. We live in one of the most exciting times in human history. There are infinite possibilities in what you can achieve. The only thing standing between you and what you want is the limitations that you set for yourself.