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Steve Case Names 4 Industry Areas Ripe for Entrepreneurship
Steve Case

Steve Case Names 4 Industry Areas Ripe for Entrepreneurship

We're moving into a new phase, Case said this week. He calls it 'the internet of everything.'
Jeff Harbach
Should You Tell Customers You're Raising Prices to Pay for Health Insurance?
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Should You Tell Customers You're Raising Prices to Pay for Health Insurance?

Rising costs have to be paid for with higher prices or lower profits.
Dan Steiner
How to Use Healthcare Benefits to Out-Recruit Rivals
Healthcare

How to Use Healthcare Benefits to Out-Recruit Rivals

Boost everything from your brand to your success at recruiting, retention and productivity by providing the kind of healthcare the wealthiest executives already receive.
Florence Comite, M.D.
Patient, Quantify Thyself
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Patient, Quantify Thyself

You already know what a Fitbit does. When will entrepreneurs create still more such technology that overlays health care with computer science?
Florence Comite, M.D.
6 Hacks for Taking Control of Your Healthcare Costs
Health Care

6 Hacks for Taking Control of Your Healthcare Costs

Healthcare is a business, We need to be smart, savvy, informed shoppers.
Rick Bates
Why It's Not Too Early to Start Improving Open Enrollment
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Why It's Not Too Early to Start Improving Open Enrollment

Events that are interactive and offer in-person consultations may help employees who feel overwhelmed by a thick packet of paper.
Matt Straz
These Startups Are Disrupting the Healthcare Industry With Targeted Cancer Treatments
Healthcare

These Startups Are Disrupting the Healthcare Industry With Targeted Cancer Treatments

Innovations in big data, machine learning and in-device sensors are changing the nature of technology startups.
Adam Toren
Walgreens Ends Relationship With Theranos in Latest Blow For Startup
Theranos

Walgreens Ends Relationship With Theranos in Latest Blow For Startup

Theranos was once praised for its fast, less-invasive blood testing technology, but the company has found itself in the spotlight after media reports raised questions about the accuracy of its proprietary tests.
Diagnosing a Sick Healthcare Industry
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Diagnosing a Sick Healthcare Industry

Healthcare in the US has metastasized, threatening to take over the host economy. If ever there was a paradigm in need of entrepreneurs intent on disruption, here it is. Have at it.
Marc Willard
How to Become a Healthcare Innovator
Healthcare

How to Become a Healthcare Innovator

The healthcare industry needs startups, and startups need the healthcare industry. Are you in?
Karin Ratchinsky
These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money
Healthcare

These Healthcare Data Companies Earn Millions by Making Employees Healthier, Saving Their Employers Boatloads of Money

Like everything else, your health information is moving online. A growing class of companies are delivering ever more personalized medical advice as a result.
Catherine Clifford
This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit
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This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit

Heal co-founder and chief medical officer Dr. Renee Dua juggles raising kids, seeing patients and running a startup. Here's why she says it's time to ditch the mom-guilt and quit beating yourself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How the Loss of a Child Sparked This Former Tech Exec to Start His Own Business
Health

How the Loss of a Child Sparked This Former Tech Exec to Start His Own Business

Phil Martie founded Nicolette in his daughter's memory to give parents of babies hospitalized in NICUs an empowered voice in their children's medical care, something he and his wife didn't feel they had when they needed it most. But will hospitals welcome his solution?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Republicans Win Obamacare Legal Challenge, Add to Insurer Concerns
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Republicans Win Obamacare Legal Challenge, Add to Insurer Concerns

U.S. District Judge Rosemary Collyer ruled that the administration cannot spend billions of dollars in federal funds to provide subsidies under Obamacare to private insurers without the approval of Congress.