Decrease Your Chances of Losing

You've no doubt heard the statistic: less than 5% of inventors ever make a profit from their invention.Discouraging, huh?I don't have to tell you that inventing is risky – you already know that. There are countless articles written about how to...

When your friends aren’t your friends

Friends are great! A good friend gives you a shoulder to cry on when times are tough. Who better to watch that big game with than a good friend, right? But, when you're an inventor, sometimes your friends aren't your friends. How can that be? Read on....

Do you have clear vision?

Do you have clear vision? No, I'm not talking about your sight – whether or not you wear glasses or contacts. I'm talking about your product, your invention. Do you have clear vision… about your product? I'll bet you answered that question – somewhat...

Treat your invention like a business

Are you paying for invention expenses from your personal checking account?If so, shame on you!Inventing is a business  and must be treated like one.Read on.______________________________________________________________________________________Would you like some small...

Pay a little now – or a LOT later

Are you a new inventor with your first big product idea?If so, you almost certainly feel you have discovered the “next big thing.” You just know your invention solves a key problem and – if you can just get it out there – consumers will flock...

Don’t write your own patent

Patents, prototyping, packaging – it all seems so overwhelming when you are a new inventor, doesn't it? Expensive too! Are you forever seeking ways to “cut corners” or at least mitigate the costs that invention seems to impose on your checking...