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PULSE Application Anxiety  —  How To Survive the Road to Success

Filling our your PULSE@ MassChallenge application takes concentration, thought, and energy — with these tips, you’ll hopefully get a better idea of what’s to come.

For its inaugural 2017 program, PULSE@ MassChallenge received over 430 applications worldwide from some revolutionary digital healthcare startups. Every application had a story behind it and each story was different in the way it was written and the experiences it exhibited. 

A Day in the Life: Interning at PULSE@MassChallenge

Written by Doria Leibowitz, PULSE@ MassChallenge Social Media & Marketing Intern

Startup Showcase

Boston Innovation MythBusters

Written by Anant Agrawal, MassChallenge Marketing Intern

Why Apply to PULSE@MassChallenge?

There are so many reasons to be a part of the PULSE @MassChallenge community. From strategic partnerships with our Champion organizations to accessible healthcare and business workshops to world-class mentors, PULSE provides access to the digital healthcare community that you wouldn’t be able to access anywhere else.

How Top Startups Will be Leveraging our 2017 Accelerator to Make a Difference

After months of preparing, refining their applications, perfecting pitches, and waiting to hear back on their acceptance, 128 finalist startups are ready to enter the 2017 MassChallenge Boston Accelerator program. These startups, representing just 8% of over 1,500 companies that applied, represent the highest-potential ideas in the world.

In four months, what do entrepreneurs in the incoming cohort hope to get out of our accelerator program? We asked some of our incoming Finalists, what are you most excited about accomplishing this summer? 

Gik Live!: the startup disrupting the world of wine

Startup viewpoint: Second time's the charm

Taig Mac Carthy from Gik Live! - the startup disrupting the wine industry - shares his viewpoint on why a major setback doesn't necessarily mean instant failure.

Pitch Perfect: Tips For Getting Judges To Love Your Startup

In order to be accepted into an accelerator, get funding, or even attract top talent, you need to know how to present yourself and your company.

Selling Entropy & Startup Fever

"We use random numbers every day though we don’t always realize it". Jongwon “JP” Park, a MassChallenge Boston 2016 Diamond Award winner, discusses entropy, chaos, disorder, and randomness.

Interning at MassChallenge: The First Month

The Patriots won the Super Bowl, MassChallenge kicked off application season, and a blizzard dropped over a foot of snow in Boston. And that was just the third week.

Top tips to build a standout MassChallenge application

The idea of participating in MassChallenge as a startup finalist is truly enticing one. What budding entrepreneur building a company wouldn't want access to free office space, over 800 mentors, a curriculum built for their needs, and a chance to win part of a $1.5 million cash grant -- all with no equity taken? That dream is only an application application that is also submitted by over 1,500 other startup companies looking to realize that same dream.