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How to Avoid Inventor ‘Bear Traps’

What are biggest barriers that prevent inventors with great products from achieving success? Interestingly, the biggest barriers to inventor success are not what immediately comes to mind for most people: money, competition, or lack of connections. Why? While those are … Continue reading

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Inventions are Cash-Eating Pigs

Face it: inventions are cash-eating pigs.  Why? Inventing is an extremely risky business venture that is front-loaded with costs and profits, if any, come much later, sometimes never. Your invention is a hungry pig that will happily consume all of … Continue reading

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Inventing Success: Situations and Solutions – Moving Forward, Part I

Want to take on a challenging and risky business venture? Great, become an inventor! Typically, less than 3% of all patent holders every profit from their inventions. Inventors who choose to launch their own business venture around their product will immediately face … Continue reading

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How to Succeed in the New Invention Landscape

I have written a variety of posts regarding changes in the corporate landscape and the impact upon average worker’s wages including: Adjust Your Sails Changing Landscape of Career Success Whereas technology has disrupted the corporate landscape to the detriment of many middle class … Continue reading

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