INNOVATION BLOG

Biggest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make - It's All About Financial Intelligence

 What are the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make that hold them back? All right. Fortunately, I had two cups of coffee to answer this question because it's kind of a deep one. The question I got in today was: What's the biggest mistake you've made as an entrepreneur? You know, here's what I'll say. First...


How Do I Become An Entrepreneur - How To Leave My Corporate Job, Fast

.  Ingrid wants to know how to leave your corporate job fast to become an entrepreneur! Hey everyone! Ingrid asked me a great question. For some reason, this kind of memory came flooding back to me about these moments, so I thought I'd answer it. Her question was: How do you wean yourself off a...


Where Do I Find New Invention Ideas - Look Around You

 New invention ideas are all around you, even in a pill box. Ok, here's the deal. Why hasn't somebody created a pill box that doesn't make me look like a freakin' 90 year old geriatric patient who has to medicate up every single day? I don't get it, it's one of my daily frustrations....


How To Market A New Invention - Be Where Your Customers Are And Competition Isn't

 How To Market A New Invention? Hey everyone! I actually came out to think about one of the questions I got from one of you in our community. Paul asked: Once I have a product developed, how do I get it out to mass distribution? You know Paul, I gotta be honest, I know...


How To Stay Focused At Work - It's All Up To You

  How to stay focused at work is all up to you. You're tired of all the noise and distractions in your life? Yeah, me too. I'm tired of about six months of noise and distraction day in and day out. But, you know what? While I sit here trying to work with major construction...


How Do I Know If My Idea Has Market Viability - Will People Pay For It

 How do I know if my idea has market viability? I was outside running and I got a question in that I wanted to answer because it is at the foundation of LaunchStreet and how we do business and why we do business. So Carrie in our community asked: How do you assess market...


New Invention Help- Especially If It Doesn't Fit Into A Category

 Alright, I just got this question in from the community so I wanted to stop while I was walking and actually answer the question. What do you do when you have a new idea that is so innovative that there's no category out there right now to put it in or describe it? Wow,...


Are There Risks Entrepreneurs Face - Yes And Small Steps Make A Difference

 Small steps help you manage the risks entrepreneurs face. Okay. Hey, I got this question in today and I had some ideas around it. So I wanted to quickly answer. Rita asked: How do you minimize risk when you have a new idea? Ahh, such a great question. Here's the thing I want you...


What To Do With New Invention Ideas - Get It Out Of Your Head

 Where Do I Start With My New Invention Idea? Hey community, so I was just percolating on a new idea and the first question I had to myself and I know some of you have is: Where do I start with this idea? Do you ever have that where you've got this thing, you...


Minding The Gap When I Was 14 And Just Starting Out

Part One: Minding The Gap When I Was 14 Being an entrepreneurial mind means constantly coming up to gaps. Places where we don't know what to do or how to do it. When I set out on this entrepreneurial journey when I was 14, I had no idea what I was doing. Do you have...