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Idea to Invention by Patricia Nolan-Brown

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The Six Simple Steps to Invention

What They Are and How to Use Them

You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

—MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

Now you've learned how to develop the traits shared by most great inventors, so you can do what it takes to be a successful one. And there has never been a better time to make money from your ideas than right now. Why? Because:

  • Inventors are in the mainstream. It's cool to be one.
  • There are multiple TV shows highlighting inventors.
  • You can file for a provisional patent that will protect your idea rather than having to go the whole-hog patent route—and it will make sure you're the one ...

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