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Once you've heard the insight--that startups are different from big companies--it seems so obvious. Yet too often entrepreneurs, and those that teach them, approach the building of new companies with the same goals, staff structures and assumptions that motivate the management of large companies. Startup founders build teams to focus on engineering, and on the process of creating a product and bringing it to market.
The founding team behind CyberDoctor wanted to make sure the product addressed a common need before launching it, and talking to patients was crucial to that.
It is common for startups to focus on a specific group for the target market for their product, but developing an innovation that benefits the direct user as well as the indirect users can go a long way during an entrepreneur's journey.
Dr. Joshua Landy understands the importance of sharing medical experiences with other physicians. He wanted to take it a step further and make those experiences valuable to a greater range of healthcare professionals. Landy decided to launch Figure 1, hoping that it would change the way physicians worked day-to-day, and also make their daily work more accessible to their peers.
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This article, from informIT.com, advises doing some hard thinking about how to set pricing for products offered on your eCommerce site.
Join the conversation this week with eMed's entrepreneurs to follow on twitter.
Find out who we are highlighting in this week's eMed's 6 entrepreneurs to follow on twitter.
One thing that helps entrepreneurs is networking. So every week @emedcommunity is going to highlight some healthcare and life science entrepreneurs on twitter you should consider following. This is not an endorsement, but an encouragement. Network with your peers!
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