Not so long ago, our president and founder of Mako, Kevin Mako, guest appeared for a segment on The Small Business Radio Show with Barry Moltz! We encourage all those interested in businesses, start ups and entrepreneurs to take a listen to the broadcast as it covers stimulating content that brings awareness towards big topics in the business world today. One of which was Kevin’s segment on product development and inventing!
Following a discussion about women in business and small businesses using big data and analytics, Kevin gives an insightful an extremely in depth talk about the start up and invention market. Learn about Mako’s history and start, and then the most important points to consider when thinking about inventing or coming up with a product idea.
Kevin answers some of the most asked and important questions in the invention world such as knowing how when to invest in your product idea and invention, the importance of non-disclosure agreements, what happens if your idea has been done before, how the business invention model has changed over the years, product development and strategy, and finally the steps it takes when coming up with an idea to actually getting it to manufacturing and production.
This is definitely an enriching and important podcast to listen to if you’ve been invested in learning about the invention and product idea/development industry and gives really good tips about how the business work, and very good points made by Kevin about how problem solving and persistence in inventing are key to actually getting your idea and product out there to make it to the market. Additionally, you gain an insight about what the proper steps and mentality are needed once investing in the future of product and where it can lead your business goals and yourself as an entrepreneur.
Appearing at segment three, you can listen to Kevin’s segment on the small business radio show with Barry Moltz at the link below. Enjoy listening!
Want to hear more podcasts on invention and product development? You can hear Kevin speak on the Investors Launchpad Podcast and check out our blog on the 4-must listen podcasts for inventors and developers!
If you have a great new invention and you’d like to learn more about this process, get in touch with MAKO here and visit our website to find out more. Feel free to give us a call at 1-888-MAKO and we can set you up on a call with our product analyst.
About: MAKO Design + Invent is the original firm providing world-class consumer product development services tailored to startups, small manufacturers, and inventors. Simply put, we are the leading one-stop-shop for developing your physical product from idea to store shelves, all in a high-quality, cost-effective, and timely manner. We operate as one powerhouse 30-person product design team spread across 4 offices to serve you (Austin, Miami, San Francisco, & Toronto). We have full-stack in-house industrial design, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, patent referral, prototyping, and manufacturing services. To assist our startup and inventor clients, in addition to above, we help with business strategy, product strategy, marketing, and sales/distribution for all consumer product categories. Also, our founder Kevin Mako hosts The Product Startup Podcast, the industry's leading hardware podcast. Check it out for tips, interviews, and best practices for hardware startups, inventors, and product developers. Click HERE to learn more about MAKO Design + Invent!