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IPOs for Patents?

IPOs for Patents?

According to the CNN.com article, “The first financial exchange to sell patent-licensing rights, poised to launch early next year, is being greeted by both optimism and concern.” The concept is intriguing, especially considering that the costs associated with prosecuting, maintaining and enforcing patents can be as much as starting some companies. Link to the story.Read more about IPOs for Patents?[…]

The 10 Worst Holiday Business Gifts

The 10 Worst Holiday Business Gifts

I came across this great bit of advice from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and thought I would share. I didn’t think it needed to be said that rotten food is a bad gift, but apparently it did since that made number 9 on the list. Link to the slide show