When it's time to market your invention, check in with your local Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for valuable inventors help.
The SBDC is a program of the U.S. Government's Small Business Association that provides assistance to current and prospective small business owners. The SBDC can help in areas such as business start up, management and growth. SBDCs assist small businesses by offering workshops and one-on-one mentoring. They can even help you write a business plan. They also possess valuable invention help resources for new inventors.
These centers get a portion of their funding from the government and another portion from corporate sponsorship.
Children’s natural instinct to brainstorm and create should be nurtured by parents and teachers alike. Coming up with new product ideas and inventions is a great way to instill a love of science, math, marketing and the entrepreneurial spirit. It also teaches cooperation and instill tremendous conf