A lot has changed since we first launched the blog in late 2009. Back then, Why Didn’t I Think of That? was little more than an idea and a website. Today, our short-form audio feature plays every day on radio stations across the country, and we’re adding new stations every week. We’ve also started a long-form podcast. And we’re just warming up. We’ve got some great surprises on the way, not the least of which is a fresh batch of new blog stories. But today, in honor of our 100th blog post, here’s a list of our best stories from the past two years!
Summer has come to a close, and with it ends my lovely Summer Break. I’m nothing if not excited to be back at the helm of the Think of That Blog, bringing you some fantastic new Why Didn’t I Think of That? stories.
Sure the economy is still in a state of uncertainty, but the powers-that-be are still pushing forward, pushing the envelope, and pushing their goods onto the consumers of America. Google launched its new phone yesterday…
If you haven’t looked around our site at all, I urge you to. Why Didn’t I Think of That? is a collection of stories about businesses that inspire a sense of, “What a great idea! I wish it was mine!” These ideas can be anything from a unique service, to a brilliant product idea. Some of our best stories, I think, are those unique products and inventions that people have come up with out of the blue. And almost as interesting are the reasons they came up with these products. Some of them were created from a place of frustration,…
You’re reading the news, and you see a story about a man or woman who came along with a product or service so intuitive, so obvious, that they couldn’t help but make a fortune off of it. You know, something like putting Organic Pancake Batter… in an aerosol can.
And you think to yourself –
Now, why didn’t I think of that?
Why Didn’t I Think of That? will be premiering soon on a radio station near you. In the mean time, Bob and Greg have asked me to start a regular blog on their website.
It’s a question that thinkofthat.net co-creators Greg Anastos and Bob Smith have asked themselves time and time again. It’s that simple question which inspired them to create Why Didn’t I Think of That?–a series of informative, inspirational stories about the industrious men and women who have managed to turn their unique ideas into real life success stories.