Advice for inventors from the ladies behind @soccket (via @thedailybeast)

An interview at the recent Women in the World conference, with Jessica Matthews and Julia Silverman, who created the Soccket, a soccer ball-cum-electricity generator, on what it takes to be a successful inventor:

…’travel, and if you can’t travel then spend time in your community, accrue these stories, and from that you’ll have this repository of observations to say ‘OK, I do this everyday, how do I add function to that, or I really love this, how do I meet a need through that?’

The Daily Beast, ↬ Dan Lewis

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