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New eMed white paper: Access

eMed has published the second in a series of white papers focused on issues key to life science and digital health entrepreneurs. The new white paper, Access, offers a crash course on access to potential customers, access to networks, access to capital, and access to care settings.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on June 18, 2013
Category:  Execution 
How entrepreneurs can validate their business model by studying other sectors

How a software company for science researchers learned about business model validation by studying OpenTable's model.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on June 18, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
Life science entrepreneurs in NYC gain resource with new incubator in Harlem

New York City has been adding to its life science incubator landscape in the past couple years to dissuade biotech researchers graduating from its universities from heading to Boston or New Jersey or worse yet, the West Coast. The most recent development is a life science incubator in Harlem scheduled to open this fall that will house up to 20 companies.

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MedCityNews .com
on June 17, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
Dominique’s Desk: Building your team

People are the most important asset for any entrepreneur. In fact, more than 65 percent of startups fail due to founding team issues.

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Dominique Pahud
on June 17, 2013
Category:  Creation 
eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship

Check out eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship this week.

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Chris Seper
on June 14, 2013
Category:  Ideation  Creation  Execution  Growth 
Potential pitfalls for entrepreneurs who get their start in university labs

While startups born in university labs eventually resemble their more traditional peers, they experience different potential conflicts that can make or break the company's chances of success.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on June 13, 2013
Category:  Creation 
Five strategic reminders for healthcare startups

Some advice is good enough to repeat and repeat and repeat. Marti Nyman is managing director of Altavail Partners, LLC, an innovation, strategy and business acceleration consultancy. He also writes at Think. Act. Grow. He recently spoke at a meet up of Healthcare.mn to share advice about building a new company. The advice is not new but it's easy to forget when you are focused on tactics and details of your unique company.

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MedCityNews .com
on June 12, 2013
Category:  Execution 
How networking with corporate attorneys can help your startup

If you're just starting out, it's important to connect with "super networkers" in your field who can help you make more contacts, said Chandra Duggirala, founder and CEO of Novobionics.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on June 11, 2013
Category:  Execution  Creation 
eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship

See who we're following this week for insights of importance to healthcare entrepreneurs.

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Chris Seper
on June 7, 2013
Category:  Creation 
The Entrepreneur Next Door: A look at your competition

It's sometimes lonely to be an entrepreneur. But at any given moment, some 10 million Americans are involved in the process of starting a potential new business, according to a Kauffman Foundation report. And the demographics of these aspiring business owners might be different than expected.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on June 06, 2013
Category:  Creation