Team Tips

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 …

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 9, 2017

3 Great Ways to Brainstorm

<p> We have all heard the story about the brilliant idea that was written on the back of a napkin, and we all know that an important …

January 19, 2017

Cold Hands? These Quirky Inventions & DIYs Will Keep You Warm this Winter!

1. Digits Tips Touchscreen Glove Pads. Can’t find a pair of touch-screen gloves that you actually like? Digits Tips are touchscreen pads that attach to any glove you …

March 8, 2016

My Perspective of Make48

Can you recall a day in your past where you were just hanging out with some of your closest friends, but for some reason when you recall …

March 2, 2016

What Goes Into A Perfect Make48 App Video?

One of the requests in the application process for Make48 is to submit a short team video. Although this can be a bit intimidating, reality is, there is nothing to …

February 29, 2016

Why Make48 Is Different Than Other Competitions

The Make48 competition is not like anything else out there and I will tell you why. Our 48-hour invent-a-thon is not for the high tech inventors. Invent-a-thons …

February 26, 2016

Steps To Success: What Makes A Winning Team?

Our two past Make48 invention contests have had some great inventor teams. So today I wanted to see, what makes a great winning Make48 inventors team? I …