What Is “Minimal Product Design”?
Since we focus on minimal product design it is worth going over how we define the term “minimalism”.
Design for manufacturing (DFM)
In this video I discuss “Design For Manufacturing” aka. DFM. We will go through how to work with engineers to prepare your product concept for manufacturing.
How to validate your product concept
The latest video is on how to test if a product concept resonates with your target customer. I see many first time entrepreneurs rush this step because they already feel confident that people will love their product. However cutting corners on concept validation is a huge mistake and will likely lead to a lot of…
Defining your product concept
In this video I discuss how to define your product concept so that it is ready for receiving feedback from potential customers.
Lesson #10: Working with mechanical engineers
In this video I discuss how to work with mechanical engineers to have them review your designs and makes sure that they are manufacturable.
Lesson #9: Working with industrial designers
In this lesson I discuss some best practices for working with industrial designers. You can watch the lesson here:
Lesson #8: Navigating product compliance
In this video I would like to take a sober look at crowdfunding and talk about both the upsides and downsides of this funding method when used for physical products.
In this lesson I interview an intellectual property (IP) lawyer with 10+ years of experience in the field. We talk about design patents, utility patents, provisional patent applications and much more.
Lesson #5: Minimizing upfront cost
In this lesson I go over some generalizable tips for how you can decrease the startup cost of your physical product development.
Lesson #4: Creating the project brief
In this lesson I discuss how to setup the project brief, and also I share the template I use.