Inventions and Marketing
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an improvement or changes that have been made to an existing invention
a new and useful product that did not previously exist
an invention that was made by mistake or by accident.
What are the steps involved in the process of innovation? These are the same steps Don Chadwick refers to as the path to innovation.
Identify the problem, brainstorm, make a plan, build a model, test and evaluate, and share your solution
List the keys to innovation
Be willing to break the rules, be a risk taker, collaborate with a team, meet true needs, be curious
Steve Wozniak is a "tinkerer". This is someone who....
creates inventions/innovations by discovery. Has a learn as you go approach
All inventors follow the same procedures and steps when inventing? (think about our venn diagram on Steve Wozniak and Don Chadwick)
The process of design (Steve Wozniak's method) and the process of innovation (Don Chadwick's method) are closely related.
The two processes are similar and have some of the same steps
A "true" inventor or innovator spends a great deal of time planning so the product will be perfect the first time.
False - a true inventor does plan, but is also willing to take risks and learn from failures to ultimately succeed in the end.
What is Toshiko Mori's definition of innovation?
Innovation is the combination of of creativity and imagination
What is the most important trait for every inventor to possess (according to Don Chadwick)?
You must be curious
According to Elon Musk, what is the most important trait for every inventor to possess?
I would always question things.