Inventing the future: Guide for patents

"Inventing the future: An Introduction to Patents for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises" is the second in the series of guides on “Intellectual Property for Business”. It focuses on patents, a key tool to enhance a company’s ability to draw maximum benefit from new and innovative ideas and technological capabilities. The management of knowledge resources, especially new ideas and concepts, is essential to the ability of any enterprise, to change, adapt, and seize new opportunities as it competes in a fast-changing business environment.