Books by MD
Raphael Louis Vitón
Culture of Innovation
Distribution and Choice
Why Speaking ‘Startup’ Matters: The Three Words That Matter Most To Entrepreneurs
There is a growing and costly language gap between big businesses and startups, and the stakes have never been higher.
Does Your Innovation ‘Engine’ Need A Tune-up?
Tune it, rebuild it or scrap it? Your innovation engine may be sputtering if you are spending too much (or not enough) time building and rebuilding.
Lessons From Inside A Shark Tank
Driving innovation—what ginormous and teeny enterprises alike do to defy the odds and successfully launch new products, services and business models.
How To Outwit Your Smartest Competitors
Want to change an industry? Make a list of all the legacy assumptions and ask your team to brainstorm ideas while eliminating one assumption at a time.
Lessons From A Middle-Aged Entrepreneur
What is your biggest regret in life? When you ask our seniors this question, you often get a surprising answer.
The Entrepreneur’s Midlife Crisis
Have you considered the idea that you might be having a middle-aged crisis? Here are seven signs you may be having one.
Entrepreneurs Vs. Market Leaders: Three Strategies Entrepreneurs Use To Win
Question: How many entrepreneurs does it take to change a light bulb? Answer: Does it have to be a light bulb?
Three Common Words That Make Entrepreneurs Crazy
If you spend enough time around entrepreneurs, you’ll notice they are more offended by some common words than most business people.
Will My Job Be Completely Different Very, Very Soon?
Is your company going to become a forgotten bit of history? Is your industry heading for a Napster Moment? Is your expert status at risk? “Control your own destiny or someone else will.” —Jack Welch
Could Uber Put FedEx Out Of Business?
Because customer needs, wants and desires are constantly evolving, if you are the leader of a company bent on innovation, the most important question you must ask your team is, “What business could we be in tomorrow?”
Five Wishes Every CEO Wants For The New Year
How The Best Make These Wishes Come True
Is Holiday Shopping A Canary In The Coal Mine For Retailers?
What do you do when the bird stops singing?
Secret #10: Mind Your Wings, Not Your Runway.
This is the tenth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"
Secret #9: Be Attractive. Don’t Be Unattractive.
This is the ninth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"
Why Sean Hannity Can’t Innovate
…and Rachel Maddow is in the same boat
Why Your Company Keeps Killing Big Ideas
… and what you can do about it
Secret #8: Resist The Curse Of Comfort
This is the eighth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"
Secret #7: Sell A Lot (of a little)
This is the seventh in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup"
When The Shift Hits The Fan
There comes a time in every business when it becomes apparent that your product, service or business model is no longer relevant.
Secret #6: Kinetic Startups Have More Potential
(This is the sixth in the 12-part series, "12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup")
Secret #4. Don’t Dream Big. Design Big.
This is the fourth in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”
Secret #3: Is Your Kung Fu Strong?
This is the third in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”
Secret #2: Don’t Fall In Love With Your Idea
This is the second in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”
12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup
This is the first in the 12-part series, “12 Secrets To Attracting Investors To Your Startup”
The Secret Weapon Of The Most Inventive Minds
A Critical Lesson From The Most Successful Entrepreneurs
Politically Incorrect Health Care Ideas That Will Change The World
(…and will be happening sooner than you think) A brainstorming technique that I often suggest is “assume there are no obstacles so that you can push…
Trump Aside, Why Higher Ed Needs Entrepreneurs
Three Reasons Entrepreneurs Can And Must Fix Our Colleges There has been plenty of news lately about Donald Trump, President Obama and…
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