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Pivoting During a Pandemic

Pivoting During a Pandemic

Mako Design + Invent
February 25, 2021

It’s a tough reality for businesses and inventors. We’re under enormous amounts of pressure to innovate and adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic. At Mako Design, we want to strengthen the... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 25, 2021
Celebrating National Engineers Week 2021!

Celebrating National Engineers Week 2021!

Mako Design + Invent
February 24, 2021

One of the ways we say thank you to our engineers and invention makers in Canada and the US is by celebrating the annual National Engineers Week! This year’s celebrations... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 24, 2021
Building the Founding Team: What are the Ideal Roles?

Building the Founding Team: What are the Ideal Roles?

Mako Design + Invent
February 23, 2021

Do invention makers in Austin need a co-founder to start a business? You have a product idea, you validated it and you feel pretty confident you can take it to... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 23, 2021
Using a SWOT Analysis to Validate Your Idea

Using a SWOT Analysis to Validate Your Idea

Mako Design + Invent
February 22, 2021

When you come to Mako Design with your product idea, we understand that it’s much like introducing us to your baby. You’ve worked hard and prepared yourself to bring it... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 22, 2021
The Ultimate Inventor’s Manual

The Ultimate Inventor’s Manual

Mako Design + Invent
February 18, 2021

If you’re an inventor, startup or small business, you’re at the right place. Welcome to the complete guide for invention makers in Canada. Want to dive right into the Inventor’s... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 18, 2021
Watch the Founders Funding Couch on Feb. 18 at 2:00 PM EST

Watch the Founders Funding Couch on Feb. 18 at 2:00 PM EST

Mako Design + Invent
February 17, 2021

It’s a show you don’t want to miss. Kevin Mako, the President and Founder of the leading industrial design firm in Toronto, will speak at the Founders Funding Couch. Watch... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 17, 2021
2 Things You Need to Know to Create 1 Great Invention Idea

2 Things You Need to Know to Create 1 Great Invention Idea

Mako Design + Invent
February 16, 2021

Want to make an invention in Canada but can’t think of a new idea? When it comes to product ideas, a common misconception is that a good idea is synonymous... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 16, 2021
Pitching Your Idea: Why You Need to Start with a Business Plan

Pitching Your Idea: Why You Need to Start with a Business Plan

Mako Design + Invent
February 15, 2021

The Mako product design firm in Austin loves this question: How do I pitch my idea to investors? Pitching is a skill every aspiring entrepreneur should have because it’s a... Read More

Mako Design + Invent
February 15, 2021