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JimJam on Virgin.com... Again!

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Virgin article

Virgin recently published an article about the challenges of exporting, as part of their 'Making It Happen' series. They asked JimJam about the obstacles we would expect to face when we start providing online access to physiotherapists to non-UK countries.

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JimJam and Durham University

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Durham University

Durham University Business School recently caught up with JimJam's Chief Exec, Chris Kennelly, and our Marketing Manager, Alex Blakoe - both of whom are alumni of the School, having completed an MBA and and MSc respectively.

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JimJam in Prolific North

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Prolific North

Prolific North's Simon Austin recently published an article about how JimJam is breaking down the barriers to accessing physiotherapy by providing online physio remotely. Our latest occupational health offering was also mentioned. JimJam is one of quite a few northern-based companies making waves in the growing tech sector.

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JimJam in BQ... Again

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Business Quarter (BQ) article

BQ Live's Suzy Jackson spoke to JimJam's Chief Executive, Chris Kennelly about his experience of pitching to a panel of investors in London last month. Chris answered questions about the company, funding plans, preparing for a pitch, and a reflection on his experience.

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JimJam in Tech North

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Tech North article

Tech North have written a feature about JimJam and how physiotherapy can be delivered via video call. Martin Bryant spoke to our Clinical Director, Paul Bryce, who changed his mind about physio being provided online.

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JimJam on 5-a-side.com... Again

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5-a-side.com ankle injury article

5-a-side.com have featured JimJam and our Clinical Director Paul Bryce in an article about ankle injuries in football. The piece looks at what causes them, how to treat them and how to avoid them.

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JimJam in the Huffington Post

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Huffington Post

The Huffington Post published a new article in their Lifestyle section today. The piece investigated the value of an active recovery training plan after a workout and the author, Amy Packham, turned to our Clinical Director Paul Bryce for his expert input on the matter.

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JimJam in Get Out & See Stuff

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Get Out & See Stuff

Get Out & See Stuff have published a blog post reviewing the JimJam platform. Hayley was suffering from pain to her knee whilst running so she turned to Paul Bryce, our Clinical Director, for an online physio consultation.

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JimJam on 5-a-side.com

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5-a-side.com article

5-a-side.com's Editor, Chris, recently agreed to give JimJam a try. Although he was cynical about the idea of online physiotherapy at first, he now says “I really do believe online physio will become a part of the future”. To him, JimJam is “something that I think may change the way many of us manage injuries”.

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JimJam on Virgin.com... Again

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Virgin article

Paul Bryce, our Clinical Director, today had a piece published by Virgin.com in their series on employee happiness. The article outlines why businesses should care for their employees' physical health, with regard to musculoskeletal wellbeing in particular.

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JimJam on Virgin.com

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Virgin article

Virgin.com today published an article about whether experiential learning benefits entrepreneurs or whether, on the contrary, formal academic study is more constructive. The author, Natalie Clarkson, investigated research by Inna Kozlinska at Aston Business School that found no benefit to experience over textbooks.

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JimJam in Building Better Healthcare

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Building Better Healthcare article

Building Better Healthcare today published an article building on Rothband's feature about the future of healthcare. JimJam was once again featured as a platform set to revolutionise the way in which healthcare is delivered, with its online physiotherapy remote consultations. Other companies featured included Echo, Cievert, Kafoodle Care and MediSieve.

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JimJam in The Telegraph... Again

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Telegraph article again

The Telegraph today published an article about what big companies can do to attract and retain millennials. They spoke to our Marketing Manager, Alex Blakoe, about how creating a positive workplace culture gives employees a sense of purpose and responsibility in larger organisations.

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JimJam at Pitch@Palace

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Pitch at the Palace event

Prince Andrew, The Duke of York, invited JimJam to attend the 2017 Pitch@Palace event at Sunderland Software City which took place today. Prince Andrew had the chance to speak to our Chief Executive, Chris, before he delivered an introduction to the JimJam platform and answered questions about the concept.

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JimJam in PaddlePedalPace

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Paddle Pedal Pace (PaddlePedalPace) online physiotherapy article

Lucy of PaddlePedalPace today published an article asking 'Is online physiotherapy the way forward?'. Lucy talks about the strains that running places on your body and how runners often turn to Google and social media for an amateur diagnosis: "A qualified physiotherapist will consider the body as a whole and take into account any imbalances and lifestyle factors - slightly more in depth than a 140 character tweet!".

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JimJam in Rothband

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Rothband article

Rothband today published an article about the future of healthcare, featuring JimJam as a company pioneering teleconferencing. Chris Kennelly, our Chief Executive, spoke to Rothband.

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JimJam in BQ

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Business Quarter (BQ) article

In their latest issue, BQ (Business Quarter) featured the story of why JimJam took shape, from idea to inception. Speaking to JimJam Chief Executive, Chris Kennelly, BQ outlined how JimJam is lowering the barriers to physiotherapy by providing access through an online platform.

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JimJam and Amaven

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Amaven article

Amaven today published and article about '14 fitness trends you don’t want to miss in 2017'. They spoke to our Chief Executive, Chris Kennelly, about JimJam's ability to "[match] patients with professional physiotherapists remotely".

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JimJam at Rise and Design

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Rise and Design event

On Friday morning, Chris and Alex got up early and headed to Rise & Design at the Northern Design Centre, an event hosted by Design Network North. Design Network North's goal is to support innovative companies, particularly in terms of design and processes. They kindly invited JimJam to set up a stall so that local people and local businesses can find out more about getting treatment from a physiotherapist via video call. They undoubtedly also invited us so that attendees can get the chance to admire the work of our wonderful design team.

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JimJam in The Telegraph

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Telegraph article

The Telegraph today published an article about whether SMEs (Small/Medium-sized Enterprises) should have an employee incentive scheme. Anna Isaac, the journalist at the Telegraph, got in touch with our Chief Executive, Chris Kennelly, to discuss the advantages of such a scheme.

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JimJam in the Dailyspin

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Daily Spin (Dailyspin) podcast interview

Today, the Daily Spin interviewed our Marketing Manager, Alex Blakoe, in a 25-minute podcast about JimJam. Greg Posner started by asking Alex questions about the effectiveness of physiotherapy and how JimJam works. Greg then asked Alex to outline how JimJam is improving healthcare by providing fast and convenient access to highly qualified physiotherapists, and how treatment works without requiring a hands-on approach.

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JimJam in The Guardian

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Guardian article

The Guardian today published an article entitled 'Virtual healthcare could save $100bn but isn't a replacement for face-to-face care'. The piece looks at the growing role of "Virtual Online Consultations" in the healthcare sector, so the Guardian's writer Rin Hamburgh got in touch with JimJam to find out how we were providing physiotherapists via video calls and revolutionising the provision of physiotherapy in the process.

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JimJam Launches

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Venturefest (Venture Fest) event

Today, JimJam officially launched! Our online physiotherapy platform has been an idea for years, development has been going on for months, and testing has been taking place for weeks...but finally, after a few last-minute adjustments, JimJam is now ready to take appointments from the general public.

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