Product Ideas http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/product-ideas The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Product Ideas en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235336 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235336 Debra Kaye It's possible to broaden your startup's mission with an added corporate responsibility push. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235201 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235201 JD Albert To fight startup failure, practice product testing early and often. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235107 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235107 Tanya Benedicto Klich 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234641 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234641 Jake Fuentes 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233113 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233113 Christopher Hawker Use the 'Perfect Product Pyramid' to turn your ideas into success. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232980 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232980 Ryan Caldbeck Here are the commonly overlooked positions that will help you smooth out operations at and help grow your company. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232247 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232247 Cory Sistrunk In a rapidly changing landscape, businesses must to get closer to customers to create products they will truly value. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232204 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232204 Stephen Key Take your idea from a thought to product in five steps. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230894 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230894 Christopher Hawker These companies provide an avenue to bring your ideas to the marketplace with little cost to you. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230318 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230318 Jason Daley A newcomer to the Franchise 500, IceBorn boasts a proprietary system that can be controlled and monitored by franchisees remotely via a smartphone. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230628 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230628 Henneke Duistermaat The secret to writing seriously seductive product descriptions is to follow a proven process to engage, persuade and sell. Here's how. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230061 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230061 Stephen Key Not every great product ideas is meant for Kickstarter. Here are five qualities a stellar crowdfunding product should have. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230068 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230068 Christopher Hawker 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. 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 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228261 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228261 Thursday Bram With its emphasis on white space, bold buttons and clear typography, flat design has the potential to let products shine. Why KFC's New Go Cup Is a Brilliant Business Idea -- Even If You Don't Like Fried Chicken KFC has found a new use for your car's cup holder -- a lesson to all innovators out there: You don't have to reinvent the wheel to come up with a good idea. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229415 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229415 Stephen Key KFC has found a new use for your car's cup holder -- a lesson to all innovators out there: You don't have to reinvent the wheel to come up with a good idea. Reddit Founder on Startup Success: Identify a Genuine Need and Fill It Alexis Ohanian on the importance of creating a new tech product or service that solves a problem in people's lives. Tue, 01 Oct 2013 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228535 Alexis Ohanian Alexis Ohanian on the importance of creating a new tech product or service that solves a problem in people's lives. How Can I Legally Improve a Product I Didn't Create? An innovator wonders if her ideas could generate a profit or a lawsuit. Ask Entrepreneur's legal expert answers, pointing out red flags that could keep the green out of reach. Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/228410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/228410 Nina Kaufman An innovator wonders if her ideas could generate a profit or a lawsuit. Ask Entrepreneur's legal expert answers, pointing out red flags that could keep the green out of reach. How Established Businesses Can Benefit From Crowdfunding Call it crowdfunding 2.0. Established companies are using Kickstarter and the like to launch new products, paid for by a built-in customer base before they hit the production line. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227374 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227374 Vanessa Richardson Call it crowdfunding 2.0. Established companies are using Kickstarter and the like to launch new products, paid for by a built-in customer base before they hit the production line. How Can I Pitch My Product to Large Companies? While gaining the attention and trust of big box brands isn't easy, see steps you can take to help get your product on the market. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 19:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/227864 http://www.entrepreneur.com/answer/227864 Ryan Himmel While gaining the attention and trust of big box brands isn't easy, see steps you can take to help get your product on the market. Striking the Perfect Balance Between Creative Freedom and Realistic Limits Four tips to help you foster innovative product development. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227673 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227673 Nadia Goodman Four tips to help you foster innovative product development.