Product Ideas The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Product Ideas en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:00:00 GMT Got a Great Idea But Not the Time (or Means) to Develop a Product? WayFounder has come up with a route for inventors to bring their concepts to market. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:00:00 GMT Jesse Torres 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 The Hidden Opportunity: Toys That Bridge the Gender Gap As large corporations miss the clamoring for products that appeal to both girls and boys, forward-thinking entrepreneurs have the chance to fill the void. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Peter Gasca Know Your Customers by Living a Day in Their Lives Business products are generally purchased because they solve problems, so a deep understanding of the buyer is required. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 20:00:00 GMT Steve Blank The 22 Biggest Product Fails Ever From New Coke to the Apple Newton, a look at high-profile products that flopped. Fri, 08 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT Drake Baer What Does a Multibillion-Dollar Corporation Want With Crowdfunding? Equity crowdfunding company Circle Up announces a partnership with the behemoth Johnson & Johnson. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:54:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Prod a Product Into Double-Duty (Profit and Social Good) With 3 Questions It's possible to broaden your startup's mission with an added corporate responsibility push. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Debra Kaye Testing, Testing: Is There a Market for My Product? To fight startup failure, practice product testing early and often. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT JD Albert When Testing New Ideas, Keep Simplicity and Your Ego in Check Dream big and surround yourself with positive people. But there’s a window of time when the entrepreneur must throw these tenets out the window. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:30:00 GMT Tanya Benedicto Klich The Day I Traded in the Suit One rainy day in London, an entrepreneur-to-be realized the more he succeeded at his job, the more he felt a failure at his calling. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMT Jake Fuentes The 3 Building Blocks Every Successful Product Shares Use the 'Perfect Product Pyramid' to turn your ideas into success. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 18:30:00 GMT Christopher Hawker The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner Here are the commonly overlooked positions that will help you smooth out operations at and help grow your company. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:30:00 GMT Ryan Caldbeck Brand Like Your Company Really Matters In a rapidly changing landscape, businesses must to get closer to customers to create products they will truly value. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:00:00 GMT Cory Sistrunk Inventing Can Be Fun, and Profitable. Here's How to Get Started. Take your idea from a thought to product in five steps. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:00:00 GMT Stephen Key Inventing Made Easy: Go Straight to the (Crowd)Source These companies provide an avenue to bring your ideas to the marketplace with little cost to you. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:00:00 GMT Christopher Hawker This 24-Hour On-Demand Ice Machine Is a Game Changer A newcomer to the Franchise 500, IceBorn boasts a proprietary system that can be controlled and monitored by franchisees remotely via a smartphone. Sun, 19 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT Jason Daley 7 Simple Steps to Writing Product Descriptions That Sell The secret to writing seriously seductive product descriptions is to follow a proven process to engage, persuade and sell. Here's how. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Henneke Duistermaat 5 Signs Your Product is Perfect for Kickstarter Not every great product ideas is meant for Kickstarter. Here are five qualities a stellar crowdfunding product should have. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 12:00:00 GMT Stephen Key 3 Things You Need to Know About Launching a Product Business Coming up with a great product idea doesn't necessarily mean you need to launch a business around it. Here are three things you need to know before taking that leap. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 11:30:00 GMT Christopher Hawker The Benefits of Flat Design With its emphasis on white space, bold buttons and clear typography, flat design has the potential to let products shine. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:00:00 GMT Thursday Bram