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What are some potential problems for co-founders?

Once you've teamed up with your co-founder(s), it's important to be aware of potential problems that can arise later in the relationship.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on September 15, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How do you test your business model in the real world?

Once you've settled on your business model -- your best guess -- it's time to fail.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on September 08, 2014
Category:  Execution 
How can early-stage entrepreneurs access networks?

Now, more than any time in history, there is more access to networks for entrepreneurs than ever.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on September 01, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Who are the customers in healthcare?

In healthcare, "customers" are typically not the patients who will use the drugs, devices, and services early-stage companies are developing.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on August 25, 2014
Category:  Creation 
What are some of the leading life science incubators?

There are approximately 1,250 business incubators in the United States, including about 120 with some life science focus.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on August 18, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How do you know when it's time to make a change to your advisers?

The players in an entrepreneur's orbit aren't likely to remain static over the long term.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on August 11, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Why should early-stage entrepreneurs get support from their families?

Without support from your spouse and family, your entrepreneurial journey could prove more difficult over the long term.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on August 04, 2014
Category:  Creation 
What is sustainable growth?

Sustainable growth is how fast a startup can grow without speeding through its funding or, alternatively, stagnating.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 28, 2014
Category:  Growth 
What is Series A financing?

Series A financing, also known as an "A round," is typically a company's first significant round of financing.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 21, 2014
Category:  Creation 
What is the STTR program?

The Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program supports scientific and technological innovation through federal research funds.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on July 14, 2014
Category:  Creation