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Should You Share Your Idea Without Patent Protection?

Want to share your idea before you have a patent on it? Our Invention Protection Expert explains why that may not be a good idea.
July 10, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

Get a Patent on Your Own

Flying solo may actually be the best way to go. Our Inventions Marketing Expert explains why you don't need help from that invention promotion company.
July 3, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

Does Your Startup Meet Legal Requirements?

Start your business off on the right foot by learning what's required of your business.
July 3, 2000 in Legal Basics For Startups

The Whole Shebang

Don't have time to do it all? Check out these do-everything e-commerce software programs.
July 1, 2000 in Your Business Plan


So you've got a new product and know just who to market it to. Here's what to do next.
July 1, 2000 in Marketing Your Invention

Name Calling

Site that helps you select a company name be telling you what's available and what's not
July 1, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

Web Site

Site helps hook-up businesses needing money with big-name lenders
July 1, 2000 in Startup Financing

Prepare For Liftoff

I need guidance getting my product to a manufacturer.
July 1, 2000 in Product Development

Who Needs 'Em?

Traditional retailers are no longer the only game in town.
July 1, 2000 in Finding Distributors

Just Do It

Putting off applying for that patent? You may regret it later.
July 1, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea


College students offer free help and expertise to local businesses.
July 1, 2000 in Startup Basics

How to Find the Business That's Right for You

Ready to dive in the entrepreneurial pool but unsure which direction to go? Follow these steps to help you decide what kind of business is for you.
July 1, 2000 in Finding Ideas

Struggling With Your Bright Idea?

Don't know which business idea to pursue? Our Motivation Expert helps you make a decision you can stick with.
June 26, 2000 in Evaluating Your Idea

Mold Your Invention For Less

Don't wanna shell out the big bucks to make a plastic injection mold? Our Product Development Expert offers a more cost-effective process.
June 26, 2000 in Product Development

Outline of a Sample Business Plan

Not sure how to format your business plan? Here are step-by-step instructions.
June 19, 2000 in Your Business Plan

Need Money? Look Here.

Got a business idea but don't have the capital to get it off the ground? Our Finance Expert shows you where the money's at.
June 19, 2000 in Startup Financing

Anything Goes

Want to protect your inventions and your idea? Our Invention Protection Expert says you can.
June 12, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

Money-Saving Tips

Our Shoestring Startup Expert shows you how to start a business on a budget.
June 12, 2000 in Startup Financing

Side Dish

How do I turn my invention into a profitable part-time business? Our Inventions Marketing Expert offers these tips.
June 5, 2000 in Product Development

Contract Basics

How do you create contracts without using a lawyer? We'll show you the ins and outs of business agreements.
June 5, 2000 in Legal Basics For Startups

Take Another Look

Want a second opinion on that great idea, but you're not sure about shopping it around? Our Inventions Expert suggests protecting your idea first.
June 5, 2000 in Product Development

Patent Lather

When you create a product with broad commercial potential, be sure to protect your interests by patenting the products in a way that keeps the competition at bay.
June 1, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

PTO Clues

Our expert answers your common patent questions.
June 1, 2000 in Protecting Your Idea

What About Me?

Start-up financing is easier than ever--if you're a dotcom. But what about the rest of us? Check out all your options.
June 1, 2000 in Startup Financing

Highs and Lows

You don't need to spend a fortune on office equipment.or do you? From cheap to posh, here are our picks for the tools you need.


EPA rules and regulations revealed
June 1, 2000 in Legal Basics For Startups
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