Stephen Key

Stephen Key

Co-Founder of inventRight; Author of One Simple Idea Series

Stephen Key is an inventor, author, speaker and co-founder of InventRight, LLC., a Glenbrook, Nev.-based company that educates entrepreneurs in how to bring ideas to market.

4 Questions You Must Think Critically About Before Starting a Business
Starting a Business

4 Questions You Must Think Critically About Before Starting a Business

Don't fly blind and rapidly spend your hard-earned cash on an idea that may never work out.
Meeting the Right People Is Worth It, Even If You Have to Pay for Access
Networking

Meeting the Right People Is Worth It, Even If You Have to Pay for Access

Networking isn't a matter of luck and it isn't just a matter of income. Use these five tips to improve your chances of making a great connection.
5 Key Reasons Projects Fail
Management

5 Key Reasons Projects Fail

Wondering why that well-intentioned initiative won't get off the ground? Maybe some of these factors are at play.
5 Guidelines to Maximize Freelance Employees
Freelancers

5 Guidelines to Maximize Freelance Employees

Your business might be small, but its look and feel doesn't have to be. Hiring outside help is quick and effective.
9 Traits That Will Lead You to Success
Entrepreneur Mindset

9 Traits That Will Lead You to Success

Spending a summer observing a well-liked and 'lucky' businessman illuminates qualities we all can strive for.
Coach Yourself to Success With These 6 Tips
Self Improvement

Coach Yourself to Success With These 6 Tips

Finding a good mentor can be difficult, but luckily, you can teach yourself a lot of what you need to know nowadays.
Even If Your Goals Seem Out of Reach, Stay Motivated With These 6 Strategies
Motivation

Even If Your Goals Seem Out of Reach, Stay Motivated With These 6 Strategies

Don't lose hope when challenging projects seem to drag on. Use these tips to stay on track.
8 Essentials to Get the Most Out of Working From Home
Work From Home

8 Essentials to Get the Most Out of Working From Home

If you focus on creating structure, you'll be amazed how much you can accomplish.
4 Musts to Prepare for a Comfortable On-Camera Interview
Public Speaking

4 Musts to Prepare for a Comfortable On-Camera Interview

You don't want to look like a deer in headlights on television, so do some due diligence before appearing on air.
17 Traits That Entrepreneurs Possess
Entrepreneurs

17 Traits That Entrepreneurs Possess

While you may not have all of these qualities, these are good signs you're cut out for the entrepreneurial life.
Treat Your Customers Like You Love Them (Why Wouldn't You?)
Customer Service

Treat Your Customers Like You Love Them (Why Wouldn't You?)

Things go wrong. It happens. When they do, though, use it as an opportunity to earn trust.
5 Steps to Writing a Best-Selling Book
Writing

5 Steps to Writing a Best-Selling Book

Author of book on inventing shares his secrets that landed his book near the top of an Amazon chart.
Be Calm, Flexible and Speak Up in a Negotiation, and Everyone Can Win
Negotiating

Be Calm, Flexible and Speak Up in a Negotiation, and Everyone Can Win

Follow these nine steps to get a fair deal that both parties are comfortable with.
9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team
Winning Strategies

9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

Building a great pool of talent is crucial to your success as an entrepreneur. Here's how to do it.
Sure, Work Hard, But Also Create Your Own Luck
Luck

Sure, Work Hard, But Also Create Your Own Luck

Some things are just beyond our control, but there are things we can do every day to tip the odds in our favor.