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How to Negotiate Effectively
10/23/2020 | 6 MIN READ

How to Negotiate Effectively

4-step process to become more effective at negotiating and engaging with the other party.

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How to Create a Business Plan
10/19/2020 | 7 MIN READ

How to Create a Business Plan

One of the most important things for an entrepreneur to be successful is a business plan.

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Tips for Partnering with Big Pharma
10/19/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Tips for Partnering with Big Pharma

The choice to partner with big pharma must be considered carefully.

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Unconventional Funding Sources for Biotech and Medtech Startups
10/12/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Unconventional Funding Sources for Biotech and Medtech Startups

These alternative funding sources can even be a better fit for some startups.

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8 Tips for Writing a Winning SBIR
09/14/2020 | 6 MIN READ

8 Tips for Writing a Winning SBIR

Learn about the SBIR program and how scientist-entrepreneurs can avoid common pitfalls.

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4 Ways to Translate Science Communication Skills into a Winning Pitch
09/04/2020 | 7 MIN READ

4 Ways to Translate Science Communication Skills into a Winning Pitch

Discover four tips for translating your scientific communication into fundable pitches.

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Investor Engagement Strategy for Life Science Startups
08/29/2020 | 7 MIN READ

Investor Engagement Strategy for Life Science Startups

Views on investor engagement, plus smart strategies that entrepreneurs can employ.

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DoD Funding: Understanding the Options
08/26/2020 | 7 MIN READ

DoD Funding: Understanding the Options

Understanding the options for DoD funding and how to best qualify.

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Where to Find Life Science Investors
08/24/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Where to Find Life Science Investors

Equity investment is money contributed to a company in exchange for ownership of shares.

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9 Strategies for Winning Grants at the NIH and Beyond
07/27/2020 | 7 MIN READ

9 Strategies for Winning Grants at the NIH and Beyond

The 9 tips on the basic strategies for winning grants in the US, especially at the NIH.

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DoD Funding Strategies: Understanding the DoD Perspective
07/20/2020 | 8 MIN READ

DoD Funding Strategies: Understanding the DoD Perspective

Learn more about the DoD perspective when awarding funding.

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10 Tips for a Competitive SBIR or STTR Proposal
06/30/2020 | 7 MIN READ

10 Tips for a Competitive SBIR or STTR Proposal

Learn more about what you need to receive small business funding.

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Finding Funding for Your Biotech Startup
06/08/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Finding Funding for Your Biotech Startup

There are 4 main types of resources available for small businesses. 

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How to Create an Effective Biotech Pitch Deck
05/29/2020 | 5 MIN READ

How to Create an Effective Biotech Pitch Deck

Step by step on how to create an effective biotech pitch deck.

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How Incubators Can Improve Your SBIR/STTR Grant Application
05/15/2020 | 3 MIN READ

How Incubators Can Improve Your SBIR/STTR Grant Application

Learn how incubators can improve your application.

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Top 7 Venture Capital Firms [2020]
03/09/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Top 7 Venture Capital Firms [2020]

The top venture capital firms available to you in 2020.

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Nonprofit Loans: Where and How to Get Them
02/24/2020 | 6 MIN READ

Nonprofit Loans: Where and How to Get Them

This articles offers a guide to nonprofit loans and how to apply for them.

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How to Qualify for a Startup Business Line of Credit
02/17/2020 | 6 MIN READ

How to Qualify for a Startup Business Line of Credit

An in-depth guide on what it takes to qualify for a startup business line of credit.

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SBA 504 Loan Program for Startups & Small Businesses
02/10/2020 | 7 MIN READ

SBA 504 Loan Program for Startups & Small Businesses

Learn how the SBA 504 loan can be used for startups and small businesses.

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5 Most Popular Types of Crowdfunding for Startups
02/03/2020 | 6 MIN READ

5 Most Popular Types of Crowdfunding for Startups

Crowdfunding is a small sum of money gathered from a larger group of individuals.

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Convertible Debt Financing for Your Startup
01/21/2020 | 5 MIN READ

Convertible Debt Financing for Your Startup

Convertible debt financing is available through both VC firms and angel investors.

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Microloans for Startups Explained
12/30/2019 | 6 MIN READ

Microloans for Startups Explained

A microloan would be most advantageous to smaller businesses.

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The National Venture Capital Association
11/25/2019 | 6 MIN READ

The National Venture Capital Association

VC requirements are usually very strict for a company to receive this funding.

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9 Angel Websites to Find Investors for Your Startup
11/18/2019 | 7 MIN READ

9 Angel Websites to Find Investors for Your Startup

Angel investors are highly beneficial for startups who need access to funding.

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Understanding Pre-Seed and Seed Fundings For Startups
11/04/2019 | 6 MIN READ

Understanding Pre-Seed and Seed Fundings For Startups

Pre-seed and seed funding are the earliest stages of funding which helps a startup grow.

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5 Must Ask Questions for Wet Lab Incubators
10/23/2019 | 1 MIN READ

5 Must Ask Questions for Wet Lab Incubators

Incubators offers range of options,  but how do you pick the right one for your company?

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Trends in Healthcare Investments and Exits 2019
07/20/2019 | 0 MIN READ

Trends in Healthcare Investments and Exits 2019

Current Trends in healthcare investments and exits.

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The Ins and Outs of Venture Capital Funding
07/08/2019 | 7 MIN READ

The Ins and Outs of Venture Capital Funding

VC Funding has proven to be highly beneficial at helping entrepreneurs grow. 

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How to Fund Your Nonprofit Startup
05/13/2019 | 6 MIN READ

How to Fund Your Nonprofit Startup

Learn to ascertain which source of funding would best suit your startup for success. 

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How Series A, B, & C Funding Works for Your Startup
05/06/2019 | 6 MIN READ

How Series A, B, & C Funding Works for Your Startup

Learn about the different stages of funding and which one will help your startup.

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What are Angel Investors and Does Your Startup Need One?
04/22/2019 | 6 MIN READ

What are Angel Investors and Does Your Startup Need One?

Angel investors are affluent individuals who have the means to provide capital.

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