11 Simple Inventions That Are Now Worth Millions!

11 Simple Inventions That Are Now Worth Millions!

Everyone has that vague dream of coming up with an idea for an invention that will change the world, and make that person a millionaire. Or even a billionaire! Getting rich quick by coming up with a single perfect product is a bit like finding a needle in a haystack. It’s not easy. There are people obviously that have done it, for example look at Sara Blakely of “Spanx.” She came up with the idea for this woman’s shaping garment by cutting off the legs of a pair of ordinary control top panty hose. Now she’s a billionaire, and her invention is on the bodies of millions of women around the world. No one on the red-carpet celebrity wise shows up in an evening dress without their Spanx. Simple and effective. So what are some of the other simple inventions out there that are worth millions of dollars? Here are 11 of the top products that are very valuable in today’s marketplace. Crocs Shoes Source: Blogspot.com This simple plastic shoe nets over a billion dollars annually, and is worn by everyone from nurses, to chefs, to stay-at-home moms. The comfort and sturdiness of the shoe is what makes it appealing to many, because let’s face it, they aren’t a cute shoe at all. Most people think they are kind of ugly, but still happily own a few pairs in a variety of colors. The color selection is vast, and now the company makes more styles than just the original one making it even more appealing to different people.The inventors originally came up with the shoe to be waterproof enough...
7 Useful Lessons That Will Change The Rest of Your Life

7 Useful Lessons That Will Change The Rest of Your Life

Before You Read: Due to multiple questions on further details for specific steps, and to avoid going into too much detail, I’ve provided a link after each lesson to the best detailed source if you are interested in learning more. — It’s no surprise that as you grow older you gain a wealth of knowledge from experiences and challenges along the way.  Instead of waiting a lifetime we’ve gone ahead and gathered a few top lesson that will truly change the rest of your life. Let’s get started with a very important, yet easy to implement… 1. Listen more than you talk This may sound stupid and obvious but it’s one of the most important things I’ve learned over the years. Everyone loves talking, but few actually listen. There is a endless amount of facts and experiences in this world and if you take the time let others pour out their wisdom you will truly become a ball of knowledge. Source: The-Baby-Bible.com 2. Hang out with smart, successful people Many people want to be the smartest person in the room, but this is not going to get you anywhere. Jim Rohn said it best, “You are the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with”. If everyone are around you is smarter and more experienced you’ll go far. Source: WordPress.com 3. Make decisions and stick to them At work or at home a true decision maker is rare. We all know a great decision maker and more than likely we look up to them. Be it your boss, parent, whatever. People that make decisions are more respected, successful, and...