There will be a patent search class given by US Patent and Trademark office on 3/1 from 4:30-6 at the downtown Minneapolis Central Library. The class is free. Go to the Legal Corps Link below to get more information.
Come and Learn: Learn how to license your consumer product ideas using proven insider secrets from Carrie Jeske, a direct licensee in the Direct Response industry and senior executive with Will It Launch. Learn how you can get your product idea on As-Seen-on-TV retail shelves in major retailers like Walmart, Walgreens and CVS.
Come and Learn: Dan Baurceanu, Free-Lance Business Consultant, will share how to create a business plan that clearly lays out your assumptions, fixed/variable costs and margins. To help you maximize the profit of your New Product or New BizStartup.
Come and Learn: Bring your whole family. Learn smart, simple, fast ways to invent ideas together or individually. So easy the KIDS can do it! Bob Albertson and Steve Lyon will share how you and your family can develop new ideas/inventions and how to prepare them for presentation to potential Licensees. All for under $1000.
Come and Learn: Learn how to sell and market your product online. Lindsay "Soko" Sokolowski, Founder of startup Boottique.com, will share how she started with just an idea and built her online e-Commerce business from one product to a full line of sophisticated shoe storage, closet-organizing, and fashion accessories and recently landed a contract with QVC.