Tag Archives: innovation

Scratch, Sniff and Learn with UnNiched

Were excited to be participating in another UnNiched(micro) breakfast at the CUNY Graduate Center in October. This one, however, will prove to be a little different from other events that UnNiched...
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POINT/COUNTERPOINT: Can Digital Tools Replace the Sales Force?

This post is part of a series of point/counterpoint arguments proposed by different members of the Pixels & Pills staff. Were strong believers that healthy arguments can yield the best...
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ePatient Connections 2011

We don't know about you, but we're really excited for next month's ePatient Connections, in Philadelphia, PA! Bigger than before, this year's conference brings together experts from life sciences,...
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Can Video be Your Brand Differentiator?

by Sven Larsen (@zemoga) There are a lot of people looking for jobs, but theres definitely a shortage of talent. Pharmaceutical companies are facing a specialized knowledge skills gap, whether...
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Running Scared: Pharma and the Facebook Wall

by Briana Campbell (@MsMatchGirl) The talk, for a long while now, has been about Facebooks change of guidelines, no longer allowing pharmaceutical companies to turn off comments on their Facebook...
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Abandoned!

by Krissy Goelz (@krisgoelz) It isnt just a problem for Paddington Bear anymore. Its a very real problem facing the pharmaceutical industry in ever-growing numbers. Prescription abandonment...
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Why Pharma Needs a New Marketing Standard

Today's guest post is from Kabir Shahani.Kabir is the CEO of Appature, Inc. a Seattle-based technology company that provides surprisingly simple cloud-based marketing solutions designed exclusively...
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Counterpoint: Using Social Media for Employee Engagement

by Sven Larsen (@zemoga) The latest trend in employee communications is, unsurprisingly, social media. Increasingly, companies are investing in - or building their own - internal social...
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Point: Using Social Media for Employee Engagement

by Briana Campbell (@MsMatchGirl) Want to Encourage Innovation? Implement Internal Social Networks. Innovation, a critical differentiator for pharmaceutical companies, is dependent on effective...
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Open Data, Apps and the FDA

by Briana Campbell (@MsMatchGirl) One June 9th, The Department of Health and Human Services hosted the second Health Data Initiative challenge. The point behind the challenge is to promote and...
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Are Robots Our Future?

by Jason Brandt (@jasondmg3) Our culture has long been fascinated by robots. From the Jetsons Rosie the Robot to Star Wars C3PO and R2D2 and Disneys Wall-E, its not surprising that the field of...
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Branching Out

By Jason Brandt (@jasondmg3) Moving beyond your niche is a tricky thing. Done wrong, you end up like New Coke or Michael Jordans baseball career - forced to retreat, tail between your...
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