This is the eighth in a series of 11 videos produced by the Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University. This one focuses on managing growth.
A Virtual Turf War . . .
The entrepreneurial pot of gold shone like a lump of clay.
The Internet can be an amazing thing...
Hospital Purchasing Co-Ops Link Up to Make Buying On the Web Easier
Properly decorated and fluffed, the lightest of feathers can display a magnificent confidence.
I was still focused on the remnants of the capital-planning group in the company...
More about the absolutely crazy pre-IPO frenzy. Things get rather nasty...
. . . Of the two start-ups [Neoforma and Medibuy], Neoforma has the more technically sophisticated website . . . Neoforma seems to have better technology and stronger managers than its rival . . .
Money brought everything to the surface.
Everything had been set up. The pieces were falling into place. The press was talking about us. Investors were buzzing about us. Wall Street was in a frenzy of excitement. Money was breeding money, and its offspring were fertile at birth...
Here's the rest of The Star. Things get a bit surreal and intense...
UPSIDE’s 1999 Hot 100
Ariba IPO Goes Through the Roof
Web Firm Neoforma Names to Top Post Zollars From Cardinal
Jeff and I had started Neoforma.
We had provided its first monetary food. We had reared the company, nurtured it, guided it, imposed our will and ingrained our personal ethics. But we did not control Neoforma...
Cool Company - A Site Where Hospitals Can Click to Shop
E-Commerce Poised to Impact Healthcare Supply Industry Significantly
The Trillion-Dollar Opportunity
Balance is not always found in the middle.
In moments of stress or confusion, I often catch myself looking back in time to similar situations...
I am an architect, writer, and serial entrepreneur.