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Partnering with foundations for clinical trials

Life science startups are finding partners lately in organizations that fight specific diseases. Read more about how these groups can help with financing and managing clinical trials.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on August 07, 2012
Communicating with investors is a needed skill for company founders

Sharing information with investors is important at all stages of a company's growth. Read more about what investors want to hear.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on August 01, 2012
Life science entrepreneurs Know your roles and your profit sharing

New healthcare business plans can go wrong if the life science company founders don't discuss how they'll split up proceeds and shares of the company. Read what the Kauffman Foundation and other leaders suggest for life science entrepreneurs.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 31, 2012
Tips for entrepreneurs working with universities

Life science entrepreneurs are partnering with universities to bring new products to market. Read more for tips on working with universities.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 27, 2012
Angel investors filling startup capital void

Angel investors and angel networks are becoming a growing source of early-stage investments for startups. Read about why angel investors are outpacing venture capitalists in early-stage investing.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 18, 2012
Advice on hiring and building a great team

What makes a great team? Hiring employees who are smart and capable isn't enough. Read more for tips on what to look for when hiring employees for your startup.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 17, 2012
Protecting IP portfolio is key for life science startups

Building and protecting an intellectual property portfolio for your life science startup is important not only for protecting an idea, but also for increasing your company's valuation. Read more for tips on intellectual property protection.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 11, 2012
Having the right mindset is as important as the right idea for a startup

Succeeding as a life science entrepreneur takes more than a great idea. The entrepreneur must have a strong belief in his or her mission in order to face obstacles that present themselves.

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Posted by: Dan Emerson
on July 10, 2012