Mar 30, 2020
Alan interviews Rich Richardson. As a restaurant manager, Rich was frustrated by the inefficient ways that employees cleaned or bussed tables.
Rich invented the solution to the mess: an innovative table bussing tool called the Bus It -N- Catch It. Thanks to Rich, now bussers can clean tables quickly and efficiently with...
Mar 23, 2020
Alan interviews Susan Hansen.
Susan Hansen loved her canine companion, Coleman. But thunderstorms and other loud noises terrified him.
Susan realized that her dog couldn't fear what he couldn't hear. So, she invented CrittEar - an in-ear noise protection device. Now dogs can be cool, calm, and collected, even when it's...
Mar 20, 2020
Alan provides a new Bonus - Fun Fact Friday.
In today's episode, Alan talks about how the Dramatic Duo - of fear and worry -plague most of us every day.
Learn a simple technique to derail your fear-worry cycle and focus, instead, on positive creativity and success.
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Mar 16, 2020
Jon LaClare, host of the Harvest Growth podcast, interviews Alan.
In today's episode, Alan shares how he pivoted 3 times to achieve success as an inventor.
Tune in to learn about key mistakes inventors make - derailing their chances for success. Also trade-offs between licensing and venturing your invention.
Mar 9, 2020
Alan interviews Cigdem Delano.
Cigdem Delano left a lucrative IT executive career to pursue her dream of creating innovative new products.
Her first invention, the Mess No More pet bowl prevents pets from making messes when they are fed. Her product actually prevents the mess - instead of merely containing it - as other...