Last week I was invited by Talent Development Network (TDN) to speak on a panel about internships and building a better talent pipeline in Miami. Over the last 4 years, I’ve observed Miami as its tech scene has grown and during my time matriculating from High School through College doing paid internships I’ve seen a…

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Yesterday I read an article on Huffington Post on digital health solutions and moving from hype to impact. During my morning routine, this led me to ask, “Which public digital health companies are winning and what can we learn from 2016 about the shape of the market moving forward?” In the graph above, we get…

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One big problem in Health Care is the rising cost of patient readmission. This is when a hospital who recently discharged get penalized for having that patient return to a hospital within a month. Kaiser Health News estimates it will surpass $528 million dollars in readmission fees for a hospital.  Many emerging companies in Digital…

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What went wrong — and right — with our civic tech project (Click The Graph For The Full Medium Article)  That’s what brought Mauro Perez and I together during a Code For Miami meeting to work on a project we called MiamiGraph. Both of us grew up in Miami, and in many ways, we saw the…

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If you’re a music lover then you have noticed that there are a lot of choices when it comes to streaming music. Apple Music, Spotify, Deezer, and now Tidal are in the streaming space. Music Streaming is predicted to be a 2.3 Billion dollar business in 2017. However, although music streaming is popular a lot of people…

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It’s rare you hear a CEO talk about their mistakes openly. Maybe in a quiet room with one person, but it takes a lot of guts to say this in front of friends, family, investors and people who perhaps did not know you before. However the CEO of Kairos, Brian Brackeen, did this last Thursday…

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This summer I finally hit 500 connections on Linkedin. So why am I telling you this? Well, it’s because last year my profile was barely anything only having 4 connects and no story to tell at all. So how did I manage to turn this around in a year? There were five things that helped…

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