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April 13, 2017

5 Simple Ways to Boost Brainpower

You will need all the brainpower you can muster to create a new product in 48 hours! Therefore, we wanted to put together a list of things …

April 13, 2017

5 Useful Team Building Tips

During Make48 events, teamwork is everything. In 48 hours, teams accomplish what others could take months or even years to build! Therefore, team building is essential to …

April 13, 2017

G-Code: Why Make48 is Great for Artists

You may recognize some of these happy faces from our ads and Facebook posts! We love the fact that all of the members of G-Code were and …

April 13, 2017

“Outside of Getting Engaged, Make48 was the Best Time of My Life”

Tumi and Sadie’s story is unique; this recently engaged couple faced the grueling pressure of the 48-hour Make48 challenge together as Marquee Product Design, and they believe …

April 13, 2017

After 30 Years in Product Design, This is My Advice

An interview with Pivot International’s President & CEO Mark Dohnalek <p> We had the amazing opportunity to interview Mark Dohnalek, President and CEO of Pivot International, a …

March 30, 2017

4 Tips to Stay Cool Under Pressure

One of the things that make Make48 so special, and also so challenging is the intense pressure of the 48-hour deadline. Having the mental clarity to …

March 30, 2017

4 Tips for a Great Product Video

Do you have a new product you can’t wait to share with the world? Take a look at our tips for making a great product video!  <p> …

March 30, 2017

A Visit to Squatty Potty & Carbon8

  Tom and the team from Outpost Worldwide have been traveling across the U.S. to finalize the shooting for the upcoming Make48 TV show, airing, as you …

March 30, 2017

Team Churgler’s 3 Inventions

  Team Churgler has been a part of Make48 events for a long time, having competed in 3 events alongside other Make48 veterans like Team 801, and …

March 30, 2017

Bringing Squatty Potty to Market

Bobby, Judy and Bill Edwards, owners and creators of Squatty Potty Judy Edwards, Squatty Potty Owner and Creator, tells it like it is. Her mentoring during …