TDD FYI: Do I Need A Provisional or Utility Patent?


A patent can be a tricky thing as it is. It can be a challenge to determine if you need a patent, but even more so problematic as you look to decide what type of patent you need. For many entrepreneurs, the realization is that they need either a provisional…

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Big Lebowski Night loves Top Dog Direct’s Night View Glasses

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July 15, 2015: Ambler, Pennsylvania : Top Dog Direct sponsored the 9th annual Big Lebowski night at Ambler Theater in Ambler, PA.  Top Dog’s popular  Night View yellow lens glasses are very similar to John Goodman’s character…

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TDD FYI: Do You Have A Product Or Just An Idea?


Whether you realize it or not, everyone has had a great idea at least once in their lifetime. For some people, it’s a social media site that connects everyone in the world. For others, it may just be a simple life-hack that makes it easier to pack…

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TDD FYI: What Type Of Inventor Are You?


Anyone can be an inventor. While many people will likely read that and think that only great minds like Albert Einstein or Thomas Edison have what it takes to come up with new ideas that the world will need, the truth is that anyone can come up with…

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TDD FYI: Equity vs. Royalty: What’s the Difference?

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Having another company offer financial support for your own is a double-edged sword that all entrepreneurs should pay for. On one hand, it’s great to know that someone sees enough potential in your business to want to take it to the next level.…

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TDD FYI: How To Drop Product Prices Effectively?

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Determining the perfect price for your product is going to be one of the most difficult challenges you have as an entrepreneur. But even once your prices are stable and set, you’ll quickly realize that initial price points are just the beginning…

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TDD FYI: Is Your Product Proprietary?

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Anyone can have a great idea that nobody has ever thought of before. At least, they think nobody has thought of it until they do a bit more research to realize that might not be the case. If your product is proprietary, that means that you are the …

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TDD FYI: When To Give Up Equity


When you put your heart into something, as well as plenty of blood, sweat, and tears, it’s hard to imagine ever parting ways with it.  Yet, for many entrepreneurs, somewhere along the way, they may have to consider the idea of giving …

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TDD FYI: Why Inventing Is Better Than Winning The Lottery



It’s not uncommon to dream of wealth and riches. Whether you’d spend your days traveling the world in your private jet, or simply giving back to those less fortunate, we all have a bucket list of ideas that we’d surely pursue if the…

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TDD FYI: Finding The Right Market For Your Product

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Even the best ideas will fall flat if they don’t get in front of the right audience. That is why many entrepreneurs quickly realize that finding the right market is one of the most valuable steps along the way for bringing a new idea to …

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