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.

So You Want to Write a Business Book
Books

So You Want to Write a Business Book

If no one is going to read your book, hold off. Here are four key things to consider to determine whether the timing is right.
13 Critical Traits of Successful Inventors
Inventing

13 Critical Traits of Successful Inventors

To be successful in the business of your ideas, follow these observations from an industry veteran.
Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back
Inventing

Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back

Instead, focus your efforts on protecting yourself with these seven strategies.
7 Traits That Will Help You Overcome Adversity
Traits

7 Traits That Will Help You Overcome Adversity

Having the right attitude can help you overcome your shortcomings, or at least help you get your foot in the door.
13 Tips to Create the Perfect Partnership
Partnerships

13 Tips to Create the Perfect Partnership

Creating the perfect partnership takes understanding, significant effort and above all a sincere desire to make it work.
9 New Year's Resolutions for Every Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

9 New Year's Resolutions for Every Entrepreneur

The date provides a good excuse to put the past year into perspective and to explicitly declare what you want for the future.
8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season
Holidays

8 Gifts Entrepreneurs Should Give Themselves This Holiday Season

Mind you, these aren't gifts you have to purchase -- so you have no excuses not to try to enjoy them.
Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves
Confidence

Why Entrepreneurs Must Believe in Themselves

Reflecting back on his life, serial inventor Stephen Key recalls the importance of having confidence. Trust yourself to make good decisions, he advises. Have the courage to make changes when things don't feel right.
Minimize the Impact of Your Mistakes With These 6 Strategies
Mistakes

Minimize the Impact of Your Mistakes With These 6 Strategies

Yes, mistakes will be made. But you do have some degree of control over how much they affect your business.
Successful Entrepreneurs Challenge Themselves. Here's 5 Ways to Do That.
Personal Improvement

Successful Entrepreneurs Challenge Themselves. Here's 5 Ways to Do That.

In today's world, you need to be current, mentally fit and actively involved in running your business.
Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays
Holidays

Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays

How do you deal with time off when you're obsessed with work?
Be Wary of These 8 Behaviors That Could Signal Later Troubles
Networking

Be Wary of These 8 Behaviors That Could Signal Later Troubles

When you are considering working with a new person, watch out for these red flags.
Don't Delude Yourself. These 3 Common Behaviors Hold Your Business Back.
Problem Behaviors

Don't Delude Yourself. These 3 Common Behaviors Hold Your Business Back.

These actions are easy to fall into, we've come up with seemingly reasonable excuses for them.
The Formula for a Thriving Product Business
Startup Basics

The Formula for a Thriving Product Business

There are four factors successful entrepreneurs have in common. The man behind a recent Kickstarter campaign for a new set of games provides a great example.
Have a Quirky Idea? Submit It to This Quick-to-Market Website.
Inventions

Have a Quirky Idea? Submit It to This Quick-to-Market Website.

If you have a dream of a new product and fall into one of these three scenarios, Quirky might be a good platform for you.