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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Barbara Corcoran's Essential Shark Tools for Success
Shark Tank

Barbara Corcoran's Essential Shark Tools for Success

A real estate executive learns firsthand from an industry icon how to bootstrap a business, be a strong seller, attempt balance and recover from any hard knocks.
Stacey Alcorn
When Firing, 'Shoot the Dogs Early,' Says Barbara Corcoran
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When Firing, 'Shoot the Dogs Early,' Says Barbara Corcoran

Firing employees isn't fun, but Barbara Corcoran uses a simple system to make the process easier.
Carly Okyle
Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the No. 1 Mistake to Avoid When Manufacturing Your Product Overseas
Shark Tank

Shark Tank's Lori Greiner on the No. 1 Mistake to Avoid When Manufacturing Your Product Overseas

Assembling your products outside of the U.S. can be a lot like driving blindfolded. But it doesn't have to be. Not if you steer clear of this all too common pitfall. Take it from the 'Queen of QVC.'
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Barbara Corcoran on the Secret to Getting Free Press
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Barbara Corcoran on the Secret to Getting Free Press

The Shark Tank star explains how positioning herself as an expert helped her get her start as a real estate mogul.
Carly Okyle
Barbara Corcoran on Thinking Big: Highlights from Entrepreneur's Ready to Launch Event
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Barbara Corcoran on Thinking Big: Highlights from Entrepreneur's Ready to Launch Event

Speakers and successful business leaders share their insights on success and failure at the New York conference hosted last week by Entrepreneur.
Linda Lacina
Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' on Teaching Kids About Money: 'Put Their Noses In It, Like You're Training a Puppy'
Shark Tank

Shark Tank's 'Mr. Wonderful' on Teaching Kids About Money: 'Put Their Noses In It, Like You're Training a Puppy'

Force them to save and kick them out after they graduate from college, especially if you're rich, he says.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.
Shark Tank

Want Your Kid to Be Successful? Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Says You Should Do This.

The millionaire mom of two says the first step is not to step in too much, especially when it comes to getting good grades. Also, let your kid fall so she can learn how to pick herself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Watch Our Live Stream of Barbara Corcoran at Entrepreneur's Exclusive Entrepreneurship Event
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Watch Our Live Stream of Barbara Corcoran at Entrepreneur's Exclusive Entrepreneurship Event

Special event breaks down what new companies need to know for a successful launch.
Linda Lacina
The Stars of Shark Tank on How to Dress for Success
Shark Tank

The Stars of Shark Tank on How to Dress for Success

Class, comfort and swagger. Some things never go out of style, except for this big business fashion faux pas that Kevin O'Leary and Daymond John say you should avoid.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran's Top 2 Public Speaking Tips
Shark Tank

Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran's Top 2 Public Speaking Tips

She may look like a pro now, but Corcoran used to be 'horribly afraid' to get out in front of people and speak.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur
Shark Tank

How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara Corcoran a Better Entrepreneur

The millionaire real-estate mogul doesn't let dyslexia hold her back. She uses it to fuel her famously feisty entrepreneurial fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Books That Reveal the Secrets of Your Entrepreneurial Heroes
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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.
Dorie Clark
Starting Up, With the Sharks or Without Them
Pitching investors

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

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

Scott Salyers, the supervising casting producer for ABC's hit show, offers tips for pitching investors.
Laura Entis