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on December 13, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation  Execution  Growth 
Complexities for startups within different healthcare spaces

"Domain specificity is important." It is so refreshing to hear a tech entrepreneur like Steve Blank say this. Blank has been working with researchers and clinicians for almost three years to bring the lean startup philosophy to healthcare. This is one of his conclusions about the industry.

on December 4, 2013
Category:  Creation  Execution  Growth  Ideation 
Why you should understand groups outside of your target market

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.

on November 26, 2013
Category:  Creation  Execution  Ideation 
What to look for in digital health investors to get the right match

Halle Tecco, co-founder and CEO of Rock Health, led a digital health funding panel at a recent Life Science Ventures Summit hosted by the Kauffman Foundation. The panel included Dana Mead, Milena Adamian, Esther Dyson and Sean Ahrens.

on November 21, 2013
Category:  Creation 
Why your innovation should complement rather than disrupt

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.

on November 12, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
Why keeping it simple is a good strategy, even for innovators

With his educational background consisting of an entrepreneur degree plus a medical background specializing in orthopedics, Blaine Warkentine, Founder and CEO of Vimty, has continuously been able to find issues in the healthcare industry that can be improved.

on September 3, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
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