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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 27, 2013
Category:  Creation  Growth  Execution  Ideation 
Key tips for team building

At a Life Science Ventures Summit hosted by the Kauffman Foundation, Huffington Post writer Jennifer Hill led a discussion focused on the players in entrepreneurship. The presentation opened with experienced entrepreneurs giving their thoughts on the idea of team building. (00:00-01:19)

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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 26, 2013
Category:  Creation 
Funding future for biotech is bright if you are prepared

Ronald Lindsay, CEO of Zebra Biologics Inc., thinks changes in the biotech industry will lead to a trend of success for biotech companies. His company’s technology can be used as a platform to discover and develop bio-superior antibody therapeutics and complex drug targets. Zebra has just pulled in $9 million in its first investing round, and Lindsay thinks one of the biggest changes for the future of biotech is the availability of venture funding.

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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 24, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
Advice from a former biotech exec and current VC

Frazier Healthcare’s newest venture partner is approaching her new gig with the smarts of a scientist, the gusto of an entrepreneur and the wisdom of a CEO who has both exited and shut down a company.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on December 23, 2013
Category:  Execution  Creation 
eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship

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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 20, 2013
Category:  Creation  Growth  Execution  Ideation 
What to keep in mind for your exit strategy

A Life Science Ventures Summit hosted by the Kauffman Foundation provided advice on funding strategies for diagnostic startups (0:30:25-0:35:38). Diana Kander of Kander Rigby led a panel with Una Ryan, Tito Serafini, Risa Stack, Zen Chu and Jill Carroll.

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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 19, 2013
Category:  Execution  Growth 
What groups are most likely to use mHealth innovations?

People living with cystic fibrosis, growth hormone deficiencies and acne were among the most likely to report using their smartphones to find health information in a new survey from Manhattan Research.

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on December 18, 2013
Category:  Ideation  Creation 
Protecting your company's idea

At the core of any startup company is the idea. The idea is the true value of a company, according to LIM Innovations CEO and co-founder Andrew Pedtke, and he says protecting that idea should be a main priority.

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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 17, 2013
Category:  Creation 
10 predictions for the healthcare industry in 2014

Based on healthcare industry predictions made last year by leaders and analysts, this year should have brought a re-evaluation of meaningful use (yep), a quantified self movement that would move mainstream (ehhh), more M&A activity in the industry (definitely), and the emergence of interoperability as a competitive benchmark for providers (not quite yet?).

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Posted by: MedCityNews .com
on December 16, 2013
Category:  Growth  Ideation 
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Posted by: Ryan Amin
on December 13, 2013
Category:  Creation  Ideation  Execution  Growth