Guide

Manage your research, design and development

Eliminating ideas that are not viable

Some products will never be financially or technically viable. This can apply to the modification of existing products as well as to the development of new ones. It is important that you establish this before you invest too much time and money into the project and risk financial problems.

There are some key steps you can take to help avoid this:

To help determine the viability of your ideas, you should consider getting assistance from Invest Northern Ireland. Find out about Invest NI's R&D support for business.