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INNOVATION

INNOVATIONS IN DAY-TO-DAY CONVENIENCE

Jeremy Kourdi

The idea

Creating innovative products for day-to-day convenience combines the financial benefits of being a first mover with the reward of creating a product that is used every day by many people.

An example of an innovation in day-to-day convenience occurred in 1938, when Lazlo Biro, while working as a journalist, noticed that the ink used in newspaper printing dried quickly. ...

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