Barbara Corcoran

"You're going to like me a lot more than the guys, trust me." Barbara Corcoran is a successful entrepreneur, having started her own real estate company with a small $1,000 loan, which after 25 years became a multi-million dollar firm, gaining her much credibility and popularity. Author of an unlikely business book and national best-seller, If You Don't Have Big Breasts, Put Ribbons on Your Pigtails, Barbara also is a real estate contributor to the Today Show and CNBC, and is currently on her fourth season as a panel member in ABC's Shark Tank.

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5 Books That Reveal the Secrets of Your Entrepreneurial Heroes

5 Books That Reveal the Secrets of Your Entrepreneurial Heroes

Here are five must-read books that show what entrepreneurial success really takes, and how we can apply the principles of the best to our business.
Starting Up, With the Sharks or Without Them

Starting Up, With the Sharks or Without Them

Surinder Singh, the founder of Jugglebox, a company that supplies plastic boxes for movers, pitched to the 'Shark Tank' producers at a recent casting call at Columbia Business School.
Want to Get on Shark Tank? 8 Secrets From the Show's Casting Producer.

Want to Get on Shark Tank? 8 Secrets From the Show's Casting Producer.

Scott Salyers, the supervising casting producer for ABCÂ’s hit show, offers tips for pitching investors.
Barbara Corcoran: I Used to Fire 25 Percent of My Sales Team Each Year

Barbara Corcoran: I Used to Fire 25 Percent of My Sales Team Each Year

The 'Shark Tank' star knows a thing or two about how to fire someone. After all, she made it an annual, company-wide practice at her real-estate firm.
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: 4 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: 4 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Do

The 'Shark Tank' investor and real estate mogul discusses the necessity of extreme optimism and why logic can be dangerous
Work Hard and Dream Big: 5 Inspiring Entrepreneurs You Should Follow on Twitter

Work Hard and Dream Big: 5 Inspiring Entrepreneurs You Should Follow on Twitter

Here are some of the business owners we love to follow on Twitter. We bet you'll find them inspiring, too.
Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013

Advice From Barbara Corcoran to Marc Ecko: Entrepreneur's Hottest Videos of 2013

Here, we count down our most-viewed videos from the last 12 months.
12 Successful Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice They Ever Got

12 Successful Entrepreneurs Share the Best Advice They Ever Got

Mark Cuban, Tim Ferris, Jon Taffer and more share their best words of encouragement and guidance.
10 Successful Entrepreneurs on How to Be Awesome

10 Successful Entrepreneurs on How to Be Awesome

Startup advice from top entrepreneurs including Tony Hawk, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs.
I Screwed Up: How 3 Famed Entrepreneurs Learned From Failure

I Screwed Up: How 3 Famed Entrepreneurs Learned From Failure

Barbara Corcoran, David Mintz and Fran Tarkenton reveal their biggest business mistakes and the lessons they learned.
The Biggest Business Challenge: Your Insecurity?

The Biggest Business Challenge: Your Insecurity?

Shark Tank star and angel investor Barbara Corcoran on how she deals with her own inner critic.
Barbara Corcoran on How to Win Over the 'Crowd'

Barbara Corcoran on How to Win Over the 'Crowd'

The Corcoran Group founder answers an entrepreneur's question about what works on crowdfunding sites.
Barbara Corcoran on Two Things Investors Look For

Barbara Corcoran on Two Things Investors Look For

The Shark Tank investor describes exactly what she looks for when entrepreneurs pitch to her.
10 Must-Read Inspiring Biographies of Business Leaders

10 Must-Read Inspiring Biographies of Business Leaders

Take a page from the book of the lives of these famous entrepreneurs.
Barbara Corcoran on Projecting a Big Image and Living Up to It

Barbara Corcoran on Projecting a Big Image and Living Up to It

Multimillionaire Barbara Corcoran shares lessons about the power of perception and why you should expand before you're ready at Entrepreneur's recent Growth Conference.
Barbara Corcoran on Risk-Taking, Failure and How to Get Back Up

Barbara Corcoran on Risk-Taking, Failure and How to Get Back Up

The multimillionaire shares her journey to success with attendees of Entrepreneur's recent Growth Conference.
Barbara Corcoran on Ways to Build a Super-Charged Sales Force

Barbara Corcoran on Ways to Build a Super-Charged Sales Force

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran let listeners in on a few secrets at Entrepreneur's recent conference in Dallas. Here's how she cultivates top salespeople.

Barbara Corcoran's 6 Pearls of Wisdom for Young Treps

Ahead of her keynote address at Entrepreneur's annual Growth Conference, here are some of her choicest gems of advice for young entrepreneurs.
Entrepreneur's Top 10 Videos of 2012

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Videos of 2012

Barbara Corcoran on angel investing, Gary Vaynerchuck on the entrepreneur's lifestyle, Jane Wurwand on creativity, and more. Presenting our most popular videos of the year.
5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Know About Real Estate

5 Things Entrepreneurs Should Know About Real Estate

Angel investor and real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran shares her tips for entrepreneurs looking to rent an office, retail space, or even a restaurant.
Watch Our Google Hangout With Stars of 'Shark Tank'

Watch Our Google Hangout With Stars of 'Shark Tank'

Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, Lori Greiner, and Kevin O'Leary from the popular reality show dished behind-the-scenes secret and what you need to know to dive in the tank for funding.
Barbara Corcoran's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Barbara Corcoran's Advice for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Put your business idea to the test with Barbara Corcoran's tips for how to pitch your business idea.
Barbara Corcoran's Secrets to Success

Barbara Corcoran's Secrets to Success

At the 2012 World Business Forum, Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran shared the lessons that helped her business grow.
One Entrepreneur's Rocky Road to Success After 'Shark Tank'

One Entrepreneur's Rocky Road to Success After 'Shark Tank'

One of Shark Tank's first entrepreneurs, Tiffany Krumins, talks about dealing with cancer, giving up half of her equity, and the challenges of getting her product made in the U.S.
High-Profile 'Treps Share Lessons Learned From Their Matriarchs

High-Profile 'Treps Share Lessons Learned From Their Matriarchs

Gurbaksh Chahal, Barbara Corcoran and Dermalogica's Jane Wurwand reflect on childhood stories about the most influential women in their lives.

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