Eric Lefkofsky is a founding partner of Lightbank and author of “Accelerated Disruption”. Eric graduated from the University of Michigan. He then received his Juris Doctor at the University of Michigan Law School. During his working career, Eric founded several technology startups that have grown to billion dollar success.Lefkofsky’s book explains how to use your ideas and technology to effectively grow your business. It also shows you how to produce unique and competitive leads in conventional businesses. “Accelerated Disruption” discusses startup concepts like choosing the right businesses to modernize and using your strengths to explore a disruptive idea.
When you understand the struggles of a business trade, you have to opportunity to create a viable advantage. It also teaches you how to get the most from your employees using smart automation and shows you how to promote your concept to investors.If Eric’s accomplishments exemplify the ideas discussed in “Accelerated Disruption” it’s definitely worth the read. Lefkofsky has used his working success to give back to his community.
Eric Lefkofsky established the Lefkofsky Family Foundation, a private a charitable foundation, to improve lives through the advancement of initiatives in education, human rights, medical advances, and arts and culture.Eric Lefkofsky is the perfect example of a success story. From his first venture with Brandon Apparel, to cofounding Tempus he continues to make up-and-coming business thrive. He has been able to build not only successful businesses, but also contribute to his community with his charitable works. Eric and his wife are committed to helping others which is evident from their choice to join The Giving Pledge.