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August 2013

How to Reach Millions: The Crowds Care Challenge Case Study

By |August 25th, 2013|Challenges, Crowds that Care, ePatients, Funding, Get Funded, Healthcare & Social Media, Open Innovation, Press, Showcases, Startups, Stats, Use Social Media|

Here at MedStartr we have learned many things and love to share them as part of our MedStartr School with our clients and innovators everywhere.  One of the greatest techniques we have developed is our Activation | Awareness | Engagement methodology that we coach all our Startups and Corporate clients in.  Once you engage with [...]

June 2013

We need your help to reach 14 million Cancer Survivors

By |June 14th, 2013|Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, ePatients, Funding, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Manage Your Campaign, Projects, Use Social Media|

To make the best new apps for cancer care, we want to get feedback and insight from patients and doctors who want to give or get better cancer care. Makes sense right? Ask your customers what ideas and features they like best and you will get a better product. But how do we connect innovators [...]

April 2013

Video Interview of Alex Fair

By |April 9th, 2013|About MedStartr, Entrepreneurship, Get Funded, Healthcare, Make Great Videos, Overview, Projects|

Tim Cook of Multi-Level Healthcare Information Modelling (MLHIM.org) interviewed Alex Fair in April, 2013.  Tim pioneered the MLHIM concept, which is an approach to creating portable concept definitions based on XML Schema in order to facilitate semantic interoperability across the healthcare domain.  He also is a pretty good interviewer.  Great questions.  He also had great [...]

March 2013

Preparing for Success

By |March 23rd, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Projects|

I am a scientist at heart. The scientific method and I have had a great relationship, so when a scientist like Louis Pasteur says: "FORTUNE FAVORS THE PREPARED MIND," I tend to listen. Prepare. Prepare. Prepare. Preparing yourself and your project for crowdfunding will create a formidable foundation for your success, just like having a [...]

February 2013

The Big Finish: Top Ten Things You Should Do When Your Crowdfunding Campaign is Coming to a Close

By |February 23rd, 2013|CrowdCamp, Crowdfunding, How To, Manage Your Campaign, Projects|

A Big Finish to a campaign can add that last 70% of your funding, especially if you have already achieved significant traction.  You now have critical mass and you are ready for a nice big finish that is the sweet spot for most successful campaigns. Finishing off your campaign strong can only lead to great [...]