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the definitive list of licensing terms

02/02/13

businessmanufacturer

interested in licensing your design or idea? here’s a list of 100 licensing terms every inventor or entrepreneur should know.

free legal documents

03/05/12

business

find a document, adjust it to your needs, sign it for free. docracy, currently in beta, is a big repository of community provided and curated legal documents.

docracy

via swissmiss

will it be you?

02/06/12

business

willitbeyou.com, a resource site for aspiring entrepreneurs.

will-it-be-you

what does an industrial designer do?

12/05/11

businessother

watch this video from 1967 and learn all about it …

steve jobs, 1955 – 2011

10/06/11

businessmanufacturerotherproduct

what to say?

 

instead, here is steve jobs’ 2005 standford commencement address.

49 motivational quotes

09/05/11

businessother

another 49 motivational quotes from guerrillafreelancing.com

 

As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do. Andrew Carnegie

I just love it when people say I can’t do it, there’s nothing that makes me feel better because all my life, people have said that I wasn’t going to make it. Ted Turner

Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you’re still trying, keep it up! You’re right on track. Matthew Keith Groves

getting comfortable with contracts

07/21/11

business

mike monteiro from mule design studio on contracts, both as an article on their website, as well as via a talk at the march 2011 creative mornings at san francisco. he even brought his lawyer to that one.

contracts

via swissmiss

where do ideas come from

11/24/10

business

  1. ideas don’t come from watching television
  2. ideas sometimes come from listening to a lecture
  3. ideas often come while reading a book
  4. good ideas come from bad ideas, but only if there are enough of them

see the remaining 16 entries at seth godin’s blog

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