Archive for June 30, 2016
When many people think of an inventor, they tend to think of an engineer, mathematician, scientist, researcher, or any other kind of person that has strong technical knowledge and formal education in some form of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. And while many inventors do have backgrounds like these, there are also a number that don’t have any such skills, abilities, or formal education and yet have gone on to invent some of the most important and influential items known to man. This just goes to show that anyone with a great idea, a lot of creativity, a bit of hard work, and a little luck is capable of creating an influential invention that can change thousands of lives — and that includes you!
Take for example, Sara Blakely, the inventor of Spanx. Blakely didn’t come