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How an advisory team can help with hiring

The co-founders at Hale Health, a startup designing a remote care platform for doctors and patients, needed a technical expert to round out their founding team. But without engineering backgrounds, the co-founders didn't think they had the skills necessary to properly evaluate candidates.

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on December 30, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How one healthcare startup found a key partner

@Point of Care, a platform that aids the collaborative decision-making process for clinicians and patients, needed a partner to take it to the next level.

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on December 23, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How to turn users into ambassadors

The team behind Docphin, an application that helps clinicians and others keep up with medical research, leveraged their connections with physicians early on.

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on December 16, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How to disrupt healthcare, without becoming part of the problem

"We're in the business of disrupting healthcare," said Mark Hadfield, co-founder and CEO of the startup HelloMD.

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on December 09, 2014
Category:  Creation 
When to shift focus to grow your business

CareDox, a care coordination platform for parents and schools, signed up thousands of subscribers in short order. But the startup didn’t "go viral."

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on December 02, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Why startups should charge customers from Day 1

Nick Crocker, co-founder of Sessions, which was acquired by the calorie counter app company MyFitnessPal, learned from his healthcare startup experience to charge customers right away.

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on November 25, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Why entrepreneurs should consider where the market is going

Just about every healthcare technology company is built for employers or payers or doctors. But Stride Health, a health insurance recommendation engine aimed at consumers, is built for where the money -- and the market -- is headed.

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on November 18, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Why one healthcare startup takes transparency seriously

When your company bills itself as the FDA for supplements, transparency is key.

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on November 11, 2014
Category:  Creation 
How to manage when your startup loses a key team member

For new startups with small teams, the loss of just one person is challenging. But when that person is in a key leadership role, it's especially difficult to recover.

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on November 04, 2014
Category:  Creation 
Why co-founders need to ignore inconsequential problems

Luis and Danny Lopez spent their childhood years traveling with their family to impoverished countries to do relief work. By focusing on the less fortunate, the brothers learned not to care so much about inconsequential problems.

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on October 28, 2014
Category:  Creation