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Idea to Invention by Patricia Nolan-Brown

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My Success Story

If I Can Do It, So Can You

I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.

ESTEE LAUDER

The first thing you need to know about me is that I'm an ordinary person. I have three kids, I didn't go to Harvard, I don't have a trust fund, and some days I look in the mirror and think I could use a makeover. But I've turned my ideas into products that have sold in the tens of millions and made me a success. I'm living proof that you can create your own American dream. And I figured if I can do that, so can you.

You wouldn't believe how many people want to be inventors! I've been giving inspirational talks about the power of invention ...

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