Ideas The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Ideas en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats Don't just look at the current best in your industry and do what they do. Try to be the best you, but feel free to borrow from unlikely sources. Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT John Brubaker Amazing Quotes to Inspire You Out of a Creative Rut To get your mind flowing with ideas, consider the advice of these great thinkers throughout history. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:00:00 GMT Peter Gasca Create the Best Environment for Creative Employees With These 6 Principles The efforts and breakthroughs of innovative workers result in great products and ultimately business success. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:45:00 GMT Bill Becker How Creative Geniuses Come Up With Great Ideas We all have some type of creative genius inside of us. The only way to release it is to work on it. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 20:45:00 GMT James Clear This One Word Will Always Stifle Creativity Great entrepreneurs understand that great ideas can often come from really bad ones. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:30:00 GMT Peter Gasca So You Have a Successful Restaurant. Now What? Your food business might be able to support new ventures. Here's how to figure out the best direction to go in for expansion. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:30:00 GMT Kep Sweeney and Ken Wiles How Discomfort Can Lead to Success The things that make you nervous are often what helps you achieve the most. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Nina Zipkin Your Ideas Have No Value Get over holding onto your ideas and get out there and do something with them. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Carol Roth Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem You don't want to start a business that may not survive. Do your homework, validate your idea and make sure you have a real market for it. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:30:00 GMT Thomas Oppong Inspire Innovators to Step Up at Your Company With Transparency Fostering intrapreneurship within organizations both large and small can help bring companies to new levels of success. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Andre Lavoie Think Your Mundane Idea Can't Be a Big Innovation? Take a Second Look. Even today new inventions don't always involve harnessing high technology. The smallest idea can inspire a transformative product. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT Debra Kaye Become a Better Blogger Today With These 4 Actions To get attention on the crowded Internet, you have to devote time to your craft and plan well. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Zach Cutler Jump on an Idea Quickly With These 5 Tips Great entrepreneurs don’t catch lightning in a bottle and leave it on the table. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMT Eric Schiffer The Hard Truth About How Much Your Invention is Really Worth Investors don't want to invest in a product, they want to invest in a business. Here are seven reality checks to apply. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT Martin Zwilling Ka-Ching: Making Money Online With the online world taking over our lives, here is how entrepreneurs can cash in. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT Joel Comm Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session Actors often improvise during scenes. Entrepreneurs should be imploring this same tactic for brainstorming sessions. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT Steve Yastrow 5 Places to Look on Social Media for New Business Ideas For entrepreneurs looking to dive into the startup world, turn to social media for brainstorming new venture concepts. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT Gabrielle Boko If You Fry It, They Will Come. Cronuts and the Business Case for Imitation. This hybrid dessert trend created opportunity across the country. We explain what the Cronut’s success can teach you. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT Rosemary Lane You Have Good Ideas -- Don't Let Them Disappear A good daily habit to develop is to capture your thoughts. Who knows? It might just lead to a big breakthrough. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT Matt Mayberry Test Your Idea With These Simple and Inexpensive Steps Before you spend big money on bringing your product to market, make sure there is actually a market for your product. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT Adam Callinan