Brandon M. Welch, MS, PhD is an Assistant Professor in Biomedical Informatics and Director of the Telehealth Research and Innovation Program at the Medical University of South Carolina. While being a PhD student, he founded Doxy me, an award-winning, simple & free telemedicine solution now used by thousands of healthcare providers.
Entrepreneurial Role Models:
When business started difficulties overcame:
“Balancing PHD demands and responsibilities and family responsibilities”…[Listen for More]
Favourite Books:The Science of Growth: How Facebook Beat Friendster–and How Nine Other Startups Left the Rest in the Dust Book by Sean Ammirati
“If I had asked people what they wanted they’d have said faster horses” Henry Ford
Recommended Online Resources:
https://uk.linkedin.com/ – Build and engage with your professional network. Access knowledge, insights and opportunities.
Best Advice to Other Entrepreneurs:
“Be passionate but practical and you can be passionate about something that is unnecessary or not needed or unfeasible you’re not going to get too far whereas if you’re passionate about something that is necessary and feasible I believe you’re going to be successful as an entrepreneur”…[Listen for More]
More About Brandon M. Welch:
Neil’s Quote at the Beginning:
“Courage doesn’t happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.” Shannon L. Alder
Other Quotes From the Chat with Brandon M. Welch:
- “Build a good product, get it into user’s hands and worry about the business after you have a good product that people will actually need and use”
- “Be the change”