Krishen Lyer is a skilled marketer and businessman as he is the founder and CEO of Managed Benefits Services, which connects people to companies for insurance and healthcare needs. The entrepreneur answered questions about his career in an interview with Ideamensch in 2017. The individual is indeed talented and has an extensive background that helped him hone skills needed to work in the industry as he is a graduate of San Diego University with a bachelors degree in public administration and urban development. He also attended Grossmont college. In his spare time when Krishen Iyer is not working, he takes a part in helping clean up the community at parks and donating money to countries in crisis.
The first question in the interview confronts how he came up with the idea for his company where he replies that it was out of realizing that the service was needed. The businessman’s days usually consist of working with clients and doing marketing. Krishen Iyer believes that communication is a strong skill that helps a lot with ideas and bringing them to life. He typically likes to ask questions for comprehension and is looking forward to the future of marketing analytics. Krishen Iyer believes that analytics greatly help with growing a business and improving it. The individual notes in the interview that he has not had a bad job as he feels he has learned from every experience and that he believes he has made the right decisions throughout his career, although he does note that he has failed before in his life, but instead of listing it as a failure he uses it as a learning experience. He recommends other businessmen to read a novel from author Steven King called “On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft” as he believes anyone can take a lot from it, especially for up and coming entrepreneurs.