If you look at the greatest recent tech companies there are plenty of newcomers that aren’t even considered tech, let alone, high tech. Uber and Airbnb, are less about tech and more about their concept.
You can run a tech company without a tech background but find the best tech you can when needed.
Knowing how to handle the tech side of a business (including coding) is extremely helpful. But even more important is being able to recognize where the tech is most needed; where consumer pain points exist and how tech can change people’s lives.
In 2019, it may be time to redefine tech entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurship isn’t a 23-year-old...