Mental health…ask for help


This can come in many forms, but when your mental health needs care, deciding to get that care should be just as straightforward as deciding to treat a torn ACL: you find the right professional and get help. Includes ideas + tools to successfully implement mental health strategies.

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Health and Hustle Don’t Have to Be at Odds

Entrepreneurs' Organization

If you’re just getting started, you may view health insurance as an untenable expense and forgo it all together simply to avoid the monthly payment. Not having health insurance could be the difference between sink or swim when it comes to your entrepreneurial dream.

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2 Reasons Why Forums Are Important for the Mental Health of Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Forum is an amazing way to navigate and manage your mental health. Here are the two main ways that Forum can help you with your mental health issues. This is one way forum can serve your mental health. Best Practices Health Inspirational Mentor

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Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars


Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, and UnitedHealthcare, a leading health care company, today announced the UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars.

Linear Health Sciences founder ‘living his dream’

Innovation 2 Enterprise

During one of the earliest conversations I had with Dr. Ryan Dennis, CEO of Linear Health Sciences, he told me that he was living his dream. Or is his dream the success of a tireless physician and entrepreneur who started his own hospital group and then co-founded Linear Health Sciences, a medical device company with a safety valve technology having the potential to improve the care of virtually any patient connected to an intra-venous (IV) line. By Scott Meacham.

AI and Health Care

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

This slide got my attention: It is interesting, and not totally surprising, that the sector that AI-focused entrepreneurs are targeting more than any other is health and wellbeing. David Kelnar sent me this deck that he did on the state of AI. It is very good.

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Making Steps Toward Better Mental Health in Your Workplace

Entrepreneurs' Organization

And our workplace environment, culture and habits have a significant impact on our health—particularly our mental health—which, in turn, has a great effect on our productivity. The Top Signs of Mental Health Issues at Work. Risk Factors That Affect Mental Health in the Workplace.

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Tulsa startup aims to improve health care communication

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Some companies bring in wellness programs to help employees get more fit, but the actual impact of wellness initiatives on employee health and cost savings remains an open question. Medefy Health ( ), a Tulsa-based software company, is succeeding with a new approach. “A lot of people want to use their benefits effectively; they just don’t know how,” said Matt Scovil, CEO of Medefy Health. News Matt Scovil Medefy Medefy Health Scott Meacham

It’s Mental Health Awareness Month


In case you’ve been under a rock and didn’t know – It’s Mental Health Awareness Month. If you are not familiar with us here at GCUC, we strongly believe in advocating and supporting mental health. It’s time that we make a change and destigmatize the conversation around mental health. For over a year now, our founder, Liz Elam, has been opening our conferences with a talk called “Health is the new black”. Beginnings Mental Health Awareness

OCAST Health Research Conference focuses steps to advancing products to market

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Once a year, the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST) gathers scientists from across the state who are currently receiving funding from its health research program in a sort of show-and-tell educational event. Recently, about 100 OCAST-funded life science researchers assembled at the Samis Family Education Center on the Oklahoma Health Center campus for OCAST’s 32nd Health Research Conference. By Jim Stafford.

[Zebra in Health Data Management] Vendors to collaborate to bring AI to orthopedic planning


Read more on Health Data Management here. The post [Zebra in Health Data Management] Vendors to collaborate to bring AI to orthopedic planning appeared first on OurCrowd.

Digital Health Becoming a Reality

Both Sides of the Table

Yet 2010 is already showing me how connected our lives and our health are starting to become. Social networking meets online personal health management.

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The Health of the US Venture Market in 2020

Tomasz Tunguz

We are 12 years into the longest bull market in US history and this bullishness has powered the venture market. Investors deployed $117 billion in 2019 up from $106 billion in 2018. This market has grown 20% over the last five years. It's been go, go, go for nearly a decade.

Dreamit Invests in TrekIT Health

Dream It

TrekIT Health , a clinical workflow management and analytics company, announced their newest round of funding from IP Group , Inc. With that momentum, TrekIT Health was able to secure foundational investment from Ben Franklin Technology Partners last year.

[OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved in Health Europa] World’s First Government Supported Medical Cannabis Incubator in Israel


The post [OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved in Health Europa] World’s First Government Supported Medical Cannabis Incubator in Israel appeared first on OurCrowd. Leading medical cannabis researcher, Israel, will be host to the world’s first government supported cannabis technology incubator.

How Challenging Assumptions Can Help Startups Save Lives

Venture Well

Early Stage Innovators global health Saving Lives at BirthChallenging assumptions is a valuable process for any venture, and one that entrepreneurs should not be afraid to embrace. The post How Challenging Assumptions Can Help Startups Save Lives appeared first on VentureWell.

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App is Crap (why Apple is bad for your health)

Both Sides of the Table

I would argue that if Apple’s app model continues to succeed it is bad for your health. It’s the best thing for our health. Absolute Power Corrupts, Absolutely. I was living in Europe in 2000 when the first WAP phones (Wireless Access Protocol) were introduced.

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The Value of Letting Go to Gain Perspective

Entrepreneurs' Organization

HEALTH INNOVATION Inspirational LEADERSHIP WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS Adrienne Palmer africa eo dallas Insite leadership myeo TasimbaAdrienne Palmer, an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) member in Dallas, Texas, embodies the qualities that make EO entrepreneurs truly special.

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Living Life in the Background: Meet the Woman Behind the Iron Cowboy

Entrepreneurs' Organization

HEALTH WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION Iron Cowboy ironman James Lawrence marriage mom partner Sunny LawrenceSunny Lawrence is the wife of James “The Iron Cowboy” Lawrence.

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Ready to Disrupt Health Care? Applications open for the UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars


The digital health market is transforming before our eyes. Unprecedented capital is penetrating the health-tech sector, with startups seeing over $8B in funding in 2018, exceeding 2017’s $5.7B venture funding, and digital health IPOs are starting to infiltrate Wall Street.

Ascend BioVentures helps determine right path for health care discoveries

Innovation 2 Enterprise

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OU), Presbyterian Health Foundation, and OMRF (Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation) are Ascend community partners and ready sources of new science. By Scott Meacham. Copyright © 2019, The Oklahoman. It’s really difficult to invent new drug therapies. Research and development can take decades. Once a potential drug appears viable, testing for safety and efficacy adds more years. At every stage, risk of failure is extreme.

Keeping Order in Your Office

Entrepreneurs' Organization

A cluttered physical space affects your mental health, increases stress and anxiety, brings confusion to your thoughts and blocks your creativity and workflow. HEALTH WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION clean eo melbourne organize tidy

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reducing the spread of tuberculosis: q&a with bonolo mathekga of e-team, drizzle

Venture Well

Early Stage Innovators Global Health healthcare technologyBonolo Mathekga of drizzle developed a device that can be used in low-resourced regions to diagnose tuberculosis in individuals. The post reducing the spread of tuberculosis: q&a with bonolo mathekga of e-team, drizzle appeared first on VentureWell.

Why Entrepreneurs Must Harness the Power of Sleep

Entrepreneurs' Organization

And this can’t be done without good health and enough rest. BUSINESS GROWTH HEALTH LEADERSHIP WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION Aberkyn Giles Watkins Positive Sleep: A Holistic Approach To Resolve Sleep Issues and Transform Your Life sleep Vistage

Dandapani Discusses Focus, Harnessing Entrepreneurial Drive, Parenting and Purpose

Entrepreneurs' Organization

HEALTH LEADERSHIP WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION concentration Dandapani focus mindfulnessPhoto courtesy of George Evans. “As As soon as we control where awareness goes we control where energy flows. As soon as we control where energy is flowing we control what is manifesting in our life.

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A Weeklong Series: 10 Tech Trends from the Decade That Was … and What Will Be


We’ll kick it off with sectors many of us may be thinking about as we contemplate New Year’s resolutions: health, wellness, and diet. Health & Wellness Society’s focus on how we stay healthy physically and mentally has become a huge industry.

How Extreme Adventure Racing Informs Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs' Organization

HEALTH LEADERSHIP WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION Adventure racing chip dodd eo southeast virginia myeo Support Services of VirginiaChip Dodd joined EO Southeast Virginia in 2013.

[Insightec in PR Newswire] INSIGHTEC MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound Receives Reimbursement from Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare for the Treatment of Essential Tremor


INSIGHTEC®, a global medical technology innovator of incisionless surgery, today announced that it has received national reimbursement from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) for treating essential tremor.

BrainCheck Raised $8M in Series A Funding to Help Doctors Assess the Cognitive Health of Patients

Dream It

The startup helps physicians assess and track the mental health of their patients. BrainCheck , a 20-person, Houston-based startup whose cognitive healthcare product aims to help physicians assess and track the mental health of their patients, is among the latter.

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The Secret to Become More Interesting Is… Making a List?

Entrepreneurs' Organization

HEALTH WORK-LIFE INTEGRATION bucket list Jeff Shugart list retirementWritten by Jeff Shugart, retired senior executive. . After 40 years of working, I was retired. I had always worked long hours in addition to traveling for work.

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500Kobe Accelerator Program is back, now with a Focused Track on Health


This year’s program will continue to support startups across all industries and sectors, but will include a special focus on startups within the health space. The post 500Kobe Accelerator Program is back, now with a Focused Track on Health appeared first on 500 Startups. 500 Startups and Kobe City are thrilled to announce our 4th consecutive accelerator program, which will commence on November 4th, 2019.

One Essential Question to Ask When Beginning an Accelerator Program


The Future of Work accelerators mental health personal growth rhythms sleep startup life startups“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.” ” — Lewis Carroll. Last week, Exponential Impact’s latest cohort visited the GAN office. XI is a GAN Accelerator located in Colorado Springs and this cohort of founders is an amazing group, just starting the program.

[Surgical Theater in Yahoo Finance] Surgical Theater Received Approval to Market the Surgical Navigation Advanced Platform (SNAP) and SuRgical Planner (SRP) Systems from the Israeli Ministry of Health


The post [Surgical Theater in Yahoo Finance] Surgical Theater Received Approval to Market the Surgical Navigation Advanced Platform (SNAP) and SuRgical Planner (SRP) Systems from the Israeli Ministry of Health appeared first on OurCrowd.

What Happened When I Hit a Wall and the Important Question I’m Using to Move Past It


I ended up having to leave work for the day to get checked out by my doctor because I felt so exhausted and overwhelmed and I just had to make sure something bigger wasn’t going on with my health. Shame because I write and talk about founder mental health all the time. The Future of Work exhaustion founder fitness founder wellness mental health overwhelm startup life

The Health of the SaaS IPO Market

Tomasz Tunguz

Of the 43 SaaS companies to have gone public in the time period between 2006 and 2014, 60% are trading above their IPO pop price – the price at the end of their first day of trading. The median company has appreciated 69% since its IPO. The chart above shows the trends for each of the companies in this data set. Xero tops the list that more than 17x appreciation. This is an anomaly; the company went public right as it was founded and has grown to be worth several billion dollars.

International Coworking Day


Community Coworking Coworking Trends Future of Work Mental Health AwarenessToday is the day to celebrate the fact that we are all part of something far greater than ourselves.

The Art of Integrating Your Product Into a Health System or Hospital

Dream It

Yes, we’re referring to the actual integration of your product into a health system’s existing workflows and technologies. Don’t let an inadequate integration process prevent you from closing or implementing with a health system customer.

8 Tips To Improve Your Healthy Living Strategy

Startup Grind

This is the main cause of gaining lower abdominal fat, along with other health-related issues. Health Healthcare StrategyHealthy living is not a cup of tea that you can warm up and reuse. You need to chart a full diet plan to stay well and strong.

[MedAware in The Jerusalem Post] Harvard: Israel’s MedAware could save US health system millions yearly


Technology developed by Israel’s MedAware could potentially save the United States health system $800 million annually by preventing medication errors, based on a study published earlier this week in the Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.

New Whitepaper: The 2019 Innovation Landscape – Free to Download

UBI Global

Blog Innovation Insights #Gamification 2019 Innovation Landscape Agriculture Artificial Intelligence Big Data Digital Health Education Environment Housing Immigration IoT Medicine Politics Retail Security Socioeconomics TravelA New Start for a New Year Let the 2019 innovation begin! Startups, incubation programs and corporations around the world are joining the renaissance of innovation that is expanding across multiple industries.