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5 Important Startup Lessons From 'Shark Tank'
For a television show that's all about entertaining, the program has a lot to offer entrepreneurs.
Don't Screw Up a Meeting By Making One of These 7 Mistakes
Advance homework and preparation is key to every good first impression.
7 Tips for Crushing It on Demo Day
This is your chance to show off your business. Be sure to prepare and get it right.
6 Reasons Why Your Elevator Pitch Isn't Working
You've only got about 30 seconds to land a great first impression, and your elevator pitch is the best tool to get the job done.
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Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec: In Business, Don't Forget That 'The Sun Always Rises Tomorrow'
The tech entrepreneur and investor explain how he keeps anxiety at bay and his eye on the prize.
5 Steps to Identifying Potential Investors That Are Right for You
While there are many options for fundraising, it doesn't make it easier to get capital. Here is how to make the process more productive and efficient.
Is Your Business Idea Too Weird for a VC?
If your business doesn't firmly fit the mold, don't be discouraged.
Want to Go on Shark Tank? Here's What You Need to Know.
A behind-the-scenes look at the Shark Tank process from two co-founders who pitched the Sharks and walked away with a deal.
5 Qualities Angel Investors Want in Founders
Are drive, passion and smarts enough to impress investors?
What it Takes to Get a Deal on Shark Tank (Infographic)
Is there a formula for Shark Tank success? A look at the stats from the first five seasons of the hit TV show.
How Do I Get Into Big-Box Stores? What Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Told This Entrepreneur.
The 'Shark Tank' investor offered feedback on everything from pitching to pricing at a recent event hosted by Entrepreneur.
Why VCs Don't Sign NDAs and You Shouldn't Worry About It
Nondisclosure agreements are not the magic cloak many entrepreneurs imagine and often are simply counterproductive.
The Top 4 Traits VCs Look for in Tech Entrepreneurs
Want to earn investors' respect? Here's what will impress.
Participating in a Pitch Competition? You'll Probably Be Asked These Questions.
At Pitch Night NYC, a panel of judges grilled startup founders on fundamentals such as revenue streams and customer acquisition costs.
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