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Definition: Learning collaboratives

Learning collaboratives are collaborations between two or more different types of institutions.

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Dominique Pahud
on October 22, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Why entrepreneurs should get out of Silicon Valley

Based in San Francisco, the startup Augmedix is surrounded by entrepreneurially minded doctors, said co-founder and CEO Ian Shakil.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 21, 2014
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
What is an intrapreneur?

As opposed to an entrepreneur, who works for his own company, an intrapreneur is a talented person trying to innovate from within an institution, such as a hospital or insurance company.

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Dominique Pahud
on October 20, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Meet eMed Guest Editor Dominique Pahud

Dominique Pahud, a senior fellow in Research and Policy at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, will serve as eMed's guest editor for the next three weeks.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 17, 2014
Category:  Ideation 
Definition: Value propositions

For each customer segment, you have a value proposition.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 15, 2014
Category:  Execution 
What to expect during due diligence: One investor's 12 steps

Healthcare investor Lisa Suennen laid out her 12 steps of due diligence at the Energizing Health: Houston event last week and gave entrepreneurs an idea of what to expect as they get to know investors and determine whether they're a good match.

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Deanna Pogorelc
on Oct. 14, 2014
Category:  Growth 
Fundraising in Digital Health

In this e-book, you'll gain insight on fundraising tactics from five digital health entrepreneurs.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 14, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How to use the process of elimination to find your best business model

As Alejandro Foung and his colleagues at the mental health startup Lantern worked on their business model, they found themselves using the process of elimination.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 14, 2014
Category:  Creation  Ideation 
How to tell your digital health startup's story in 3 minutes or less

Communicating the essence of your startup in two, three or even five minutes may seem impossible, but as pitch contests and accelerator demo days continue to multiply, it's an important skill for an entrepreneur to have.

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Deanna Pogorelc
on Oct. 13, 2014
Category:  Growth 
What are market forces?

As one of the four building blocks of the Business Model Canvas to help you make your business more responsive to the outside world, the term "market forces" refers to everything related to the customer segments you've included in your business model.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on October 13, 2014
Category:  Growth