Adam Milstein is an accomplished real estate investor, active philanthropist and a trusted leader in his community. Milstein is a native Israeli who faithfully served his country during the Yom Kippur War. Adam Milstein would go on to attend the Technical Institute at Technion where he would graduate in 1978. In 1981 Milstein left Israel and travelled to the United States. He signed up for classes at USC where he earned his MBA in 1983. Milstein would go on to work in commercial real estate in the Southern California. He is now a managing partner at Hager Pacific Properties, a privately owned real estate investment firm. Recently Mr. Milstein took the time to give some insight into his business practices.
From Where Did You Gain The Inspiration For Pacific Properties
I first came to America for the educational opportunies. I went to USC and there I received my MBA in entrepreneurship. While at USC many job recruiters spoke to
- These conversations caused me to understand how undervalued my knowledge and experience would be in the work force. The offers I received did not reflect the committments I had made to my education. I began working as a commercial real estate broker but knew that I would only be happy on my own. I was able to do so three years later.
How Do You Bring Ideas To Life
Push until they become reality. If it can’t be done by someone else that only means you must do it. This is the attitude you must take. I follow up on my ideas and let nothing fall through the cracks and more
What Did You Learn From The Worst Job You Ever Had
I have never had the misfortune of a bad job. I love work.
What Specific Strategy Has Helped You In Business
I stopped setting specific goals. These were only serving to limit me. It is only important that I work hard and do the best job possible. Making money in real estate is a long process. Never listen to the criticism of others.