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10 Startups Selected for the 2021 HealthSpark Accelerator

20Fathoms is pleased to announce the 10 digital and telehealth companies selected to participate in the 2021 cohort of the HealthSpark Accelerator: Caregivers Insight: Improving care delivery by helping healthcare providers and family caregivers better...

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Work from home, zoom

February 16, 2021

Job Search Tips for Remote Workers

As the world has experimented with remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic, many professionals and employers have learned that they enjoy it and want to continue to do so long term. Remote work can offer...

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Cyber learn-a-thon

February 15, 2021

Cyber Learn-a-Thon for High School Students and Their Parents

20Fathoms and Newton’s Road have partnered to offer a free Cyber Learn-a-thon to Northwest Michigan high school students and their parents from Feb. 26 to Mar. 26, 2021. The course teaches how to protect personal...

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HealthSpark Accelerator FAQ

February 12, 2021

FAQ: HealthSpark Accelerator

1) What is the HealthSpark Accelerator? The HealthSpark Accelerator is a 12-week, high-intensity startup acceleration program for startups in digital and tele-health who are interested in engaging with rural health systems. 2) Where is the...

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February 12, 2021

A Conversation with Higher Grounds Trading Co., a 20Fathoms Sponsor and Fellow Community Builder

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down (virtually) with Jennifer Yeatts, Director of Coffee, at Higher Grounds Trading Co. Our discussion was far-ranging, wandering from coffee farms in Mexico and the Democratic Republic of Congo,...

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February 1, 2021

20Fathoms announces HealthSpark Accelerator for digital and telehealth startups

20Fathoms is pleased to announce the HealthSpark Accelerator, a new accelerator program for digital and telehealth startups. The line-up of keynote speakers for the accelerator includes global leaders in tech innovation, rural healthcare, and digital...

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January 13, 2021

Celebrating the Victories of 2020: A 20Fathoms Year in Review

While 2020 certainly provided some significant challenges, at 20Fathoms we had a lot to celebrate. We expanded our team and  our organizational capabilities, introduced new services and resources for the startup and tech communities, and...

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