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The Million-Dollar Idea in Everyone: Easy New Ways to Make Money from Your Interests, Insights, and Inventions M. Collins

The Million-Dollar Idea in Everyone: Easy New Ways to Make Money from Your Interests, Insights, and Inventions

M. Collins

Published January 1st 2008
ISBN : 9786611381547
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215 pages
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 About the Book 

This is a practical guide that lets anyone get into the invention business. The Web and the phenomenon of open source innovation have made it easier today than ever before to make money from your creative ideas and expertise. Now that businessesMoreThis is a practical guide that lets anyone get into the invention business. The Web and the phenomenon of open source innovation have made it easier today than ever before to make money from your creative ideas and expertise. Now that businesses are actively seeking consumers to help in the innovation process, almost anyone with an idea, hobby, or unusual interest can make it happen, without having to drop everything and start a new company.Authored by Michael Collins, CEO of innovation agency Big Idea Group, The Million-Dollar Idea in Everyone describes how the old R&D labs and lone inventors are being supplemented, and even replaced, by everyday experts using blogs, podcasts, virtual communities, micro businesses, and more to bring an idea, insight, or invention to fruition. Whether your goal ranges from making some spare cash reviewing products to launching your own entrepreneurial venture, this book points the way. Mike Collins (Manchester, NH) is an inventor and the founder and CEO of Big Idea Group (BIG), an open source innovation agency. To date, BIG has licensed or launched 60 products, with more than 20 currently on the market.