Don Debelak

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Starting a Business

Teaming Up for Success

Get your product into the hands of consumers by forming alliances with the right people.
Starting a Business

Best Defense

Protecting your intellectual property
Starting a Business

Lookin' Good

Giving your products visual impact
Starting a Business

Beam Me Up

Companies that can help you get your product onto direct-response TV stations and into retail stores

Developing a Great Business Model

Determine whether your business will succeed by evaluating these six aspects.
Starting a Business

Mum's The Word

Keeping your idea confidential

Put a Lid on It!

An infomercial for this inventor's snappy new food containers helped her seal the deal with a large retailer.

Doctor's Orders

Getting the FDA to give your medical invention the thumbs up can be a challenge, so follow this prescription for approval.

Bright Idea: Product Launch Success Story

This entrepreneur knew her mood-enhancing light bulbs would sell, but she had to convince retailers. How she did it.

In the Mood

Warm retailers up to your new product, even if it's in a category all its own.

If You Build It...

Will they come? If you think your invention could be the foundation for a business, here's how to make the leap.

Your Product at Wal-Mart?

This independent inventor got her product noticed by major retailers and won big. Here's how she did it.

Join Hands

Pair an inventor's idea with your business know-how, and get ready for success.

Launch Your Invention as a Joint Venture

Two heads are better than one, so why not use a joint venture to get your invention off the ground?

Inventive Partnership

You've got the brains, but you need a product with brawn. Try pairing an inventor's idea with your biz know-how.