February 6, 2018

What It Takes to Sell Your Product “As Seen On TV”

Infomercials have introduced consumers to some of the most memorable products in recent years. When products advertised late at night and into the early morning hit […]
February 6, 2018

What You Need to Bring a Successful Product Like Guac-Lock to Market

When first-time inventors Jane Och and Sharon Prince came up with a way of storing guacamole that would prevent it from ever turning brown, they never […]
February 6, 2018

Things To Do When Your Provisional Patent Application Has Nearly Lapsed

Because I strongly believe in the importance of testing the market, I’m a big proponent of provisional patent applications. Obtaining a non-provisional patent can easily cost […]
February 6, 2018

Your Product Idea Might Already Exist! Don’t Panic.

Say you come up with an idea for a new product. At first, you’re elated. This is a product people need, you think. It’s genius! Why […]
February 14, 2018

Provisional Patents: What are they and why do you need them?

By Gene Quinn The first thing that needs to be said, and completely understood, is that there is no such thing as a provisional patent. Patent attorneys […]
February 21, 2018

What Does It Take to Get Your Product on QVC?

Every entrepreneur has thought about how to get his or her product in front of the right people. We know consumers will want what we have […]
February 21, 2018

Don’t Go With Your Gut. Let the Market Tell You What It Needs.

Every person who has had the courage to start a business has done so with imperfect information. There are always unknowns. We all wonder, “Is this […]
August 3, 2018

What Kind of Inventor Are You? (Part I)

Don reveals why being a “Toss the keys” inventor is dangerous and expensive… What Kind of Inventor Are You? Don talks about the dangers for an […]
August 10, 2018

What Kind of Inventor Are You? (Part 2 & 3)

Don explains why knowing what kind of inventor you are will help you to… What Kind of Inventor Are You? (Part 2) Don explains why knowing […]