In business, there are two main ways to make money: selling products or services or licensing. And while both have their advantages, more and more businesses are finding that licensing is the way to go. Why? Because it’s an asset-light model that can help you thrive, even in today’s unsure […]
Why Licensing is one of the Best Ways to Grow Your Startup
Licensing is one of the best ways to grow your startup. Especially if you’ve got intellectual property with big market applications and limited resources, that’s just what one startup does with its battery technology platform. Its patented supercell battery pack design reduces production and manufacturing costs and is safer […]
How to Expand Internationally Without the Big International Expenses (and Risks)
Licensing is a low risk and low-cost way to plant your flag internationally. It’s less expensive than launching joint ventures or wholly owned subsidiaries. Licensing is an especially good strategy if you’re a startup or small business with limited financial resources. Licensing offers a number of strategies for entering international markets. Which one you use depends on your IP and business goals.
How to Grow Your Business or Startup without Spending a Dime
Licensing is a flexible strategy that offers many options. One of those is using it to capitalize on new growth opportunities without spending lots of time and money. Recently a company with natural health products wanted to expand its business but didn’t have the financial resources to support its growth plans. So the company split its product IP into two separate entities, and then used licensing to fund its expansion plans .
Is Your Business Making the Right IP Investments?
Intellectual property is now center stage for every business everywhere. And it’s imperative your business makes the best use of its IP assets. That means making it part of your long and short-term strategy. But more important, you must make the right investments in developing, acquiring, protecting and managing your […]