Bringing your goods to a Maker Faire will grant you a creative audience that will test your designs. This worked wonders for the creator of a rubber band shotgun.
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Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec, David Link of The Wonderfactory and Nikki Kaufman of Normal share how they foster creativity.
Sometimes life throws you a curveball -- and it just may mean opportunity. Here's the story of ordinary people who fell into big ideas and took them all the way to the bank.
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Ideas come in many shapes and sizes, but not all "good" ideas are created equal.
Want to encourage an anything-goes mindset? Look no further than the pint-sized inspirations around us.
When you invent with the market in mind, you set yourself up for success.
A simple thing I came up with while doing something I love continued to sell for a decade.
From an activity-tracking Swarovski crystal to a 'smart' caffeine machine, here's a fresh batch of gifts with a tech twist sure to make Mom smile on her special day and beyond.
Many entrepreneurs give up when they realize their great idea is flawed. Accept it and get to work improving it.
You may have just come up with a great idea, but it doesn't mean squat if you fall into this trap.
Creativity is fundamental in PR, but that's far easier said than done.
Jason Silva, host of the Emmy-nominated show 'Brain Games,' discusses the benefits of stepping outside of your everyday routine.
Meet the mavericks whose eccentric ideas paid off big.
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Without innovation, enterprises get too "comfortable" with past successes, and eventually go out of business.