Monthly Archives: July 2016

Turning No’s into Inventing Success

I hesitated to write this particular blog post. I knew lots of readers would roll their eyes and say to themselves, “oh boy, another tawdry tale about failing in the process of success.” I know. But, honestly, I had to … Continue reading

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Your New Invention May not be Commercially Viable

This post is the third of three key issues that every new inventor should consider. The reality is that your new invention idea: May not really be new May not be patentable May not be commercially viable For this post, we’ll focus on the fact that your new invention may not … Continue reading

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Your New Invention May not be Patentable

This post is the second of three key issues that every new inventor should consider. The reality is that your new invention idea: May not really be new May not be patentable May not be commercially valuable For this post, let’s focus on the fact that your … Continue reading

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Your New Invention May not be “New”

The next three blog posts comprise a “reality check” that every new inventor should consider. The reality is that your new invention idea: May not really be new May not be patentable May not be commercially valuable For this post, let’s focus … Continue reading

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Resources Galore for Inventors

When I first started as an inventor in 2002, resources for inventors could almost be counted on one hand, good inventor resources were few. Now there are many, many helpful resources to assist inventors. In this post, I’ll provide a … Continue reading

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