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Think Your Job Sucks? New MTV Show Profiles Strange and Awesome Career Paths
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MTV's new series, which profiles snake venom milkers, beer keg inventors and junk food bloggers, represents the networkÂ’s first foray into business-centric content.
April 15, 2014 in The 'Treps
Health Department Isn't Laughing at Dumb Starbucks' Parody Coffee

Health Department Isn't Laughing at Dumb Starbucks' Parody Coffee

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While Comedy Central was revealed to be behind Dumb Starbucks, it was the lack of proper permits that doomed the shop.
February 11, 2014 in Franchises
Franchise Players: A Complete Nutrition Franchisee on Learning to 'Be the Boss'

Franchise Players: A Complete Nutrition Franchisee on Learning to 'Be the Boss'

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Ashley Olson's employers turned into her biggest cheerleaders when she was chosen by Complete Nutrition's owners to open her own franchise.
January 31, 2014 in Franchises
Franchise Players: An Auntie Anne's Franchisee on the Importance of Seeking Advice

Franchise Players: An Auntie Anne's Franchisee on the Importance of Seeking Advice

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Eleazar Puente, an Auntie Anne's franchisee, answers questions on motivation, challenges of franchising and more.
January 28, 2014 in Franchises
How the Producer Behind 'Jersey Shore' Turned Her Life Into Reality TV

How the Producer Behind 'Jersey Shore' Turned Her Life Into Reality TV

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SallyAnn Salsano has taken everything from bad first dates to partying at the Jersey Shore to become one of the most successful TV producers on air.
January 14, 2014 in Growing Your Business
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From a 'Million Dollar Agent'

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From a 'Million Dollar Agent'

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Star of Bravo's Million Dollar Listing on how to be successful in your field.
December 12, 2013 in Business Management
How This Young Founder Went From Reality Star to Disruptive Entrepreneur

How This Young Founder Went From Reality Star to Disruptive Entrepreneur

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Here is how Kim Taylor graduated from the Randi Zuckerberg-produced reality series 'Startups: Silicon Valley' to taking on the bigwigs of for-profit education.
October 2, 2013 in Starting a Business
Wal-Mart Launches a 'Shark Tank'-Style Reality Web Series

Wal-Mart Launches a 'Shark Tank'-Style Reality Web Series

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The mega-retailer is producing a reality television series whose winners will get their products sold on Walmart.com.
September 24, 2013 in Sales
How the Robertsons of Duck Dynasty Conquered America

How the Robertsons of Duck Dynasty Conquered America

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With a focus more on values and less on drama, A&E's Duck Dynasty stands out from the reality series crowd.
September 20, 2013 in Marketing
Reality TV Gives a Small Franchise a PR Boost

Reality TV Gives a Small Franchise a PR Boost

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An appearance on the CBS show 'Undercover Boss' gives a Mr. Appliance technician a moment in the spotlight.
September 20, 2013 in Franchises
3 Lies You Heard on 'Shark Tank'

3 Lies You Heard on 'Shark Tank'

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Can you really trust reality television for sound advice on how to start your own business? Here are three 'Shark Tank' nuggets of wisdom you might want to question.
September 3, 2013 in Startup Basics
Photos: How to Get Your Business on Reality TV

How to Get Your Business on Reality TV

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Think your business has what it takes to make great television? Apply to one of these eight shows for your chance at 15 minutes of fame.
August 30, 2013 in Business Management
Photos: 'Shark Tank' Wannabes: 10 Business-Based Reality TV Shows

'Shark Tank' Wannabes: 10 Business-Based Reality TV Shows

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From CNBC's new show 'The Profit' to mainstays like 'Project Runway,' here's a look at Reality TV for the Entrepreneur.
July 31, 2013 in Lifestyle
Video: The Weird and Often Creepy Business of TV's OdditiesPlay Video

The Weird and Often Creepy Business of TV's Oddities (Video)

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From outcast toys to Victorian wigs, people crave variety and a release from cookie-cutter design. Fortunately for them, Evan Michelson and Mike Zohn of Obscure Antiques & Oddities are on it.
July 23, 2013 in 'Trep Talk
Traveling With Gold, Cigars and a Diamond Tester

Traveling With Gold, Cigars and a Diamond Tester

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We ask antiques dealer Billy Leroy, a star of Travel Channel's Baggage Battles, about the unusual items he packs in his carry-on.
July 12, 2013 in Business Travel
Behind the Scenes: What It's Really Like to Pitch for a Spot on 'Shark Tank'

Behind the Scenes: What It's Really Like to Pitch for a Spot on 'Shark Tank'

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Meet the entrepreneurs who lined up to pitch to casting directors of the ABC reality TV show.
May 17, 2013 in Financing
3 Lessons for Seasoned Entrepreneurs From CNBC's 'Crowd Rules'

3 Lessons for Seasoned Entrepreneurs From CNBC's 'Crowd Rules'

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Even experienced business owners can fall into counterproductive habits. The premier episode of CNBC's new small business reality show aims to solve them.
May 15, 2013 in Financing
Reality TV Show 'Dorm Biz' Looks to Spotlight College Treps

Reality TV Show 'Dorm Biz' Looks to Spotlight College Treps

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Aiming to discover the next Mark Zuckerberg or Def Jam's Rick Rubin, who both famously got their start in their dorm rooms, a new reality TV show wants to talk to college treps.
April 17, 2013 in Young Entrepreneurs
Crowdsourcing's New Platform: Prime-Time Reality TV

Crowdsourcing's New Platform: Prime-Time Reality TV

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CNBC announces a new television show called 'Crowd Rules' where business owners compete for $50,000. The money is awarded based on an audience vote.
April 15, 2013 in Financing
How Reality TV Helped One Young Trep Jump-Start His Fledgling Brand

How Reality TV Helped One Young Trep Jump-Start His Fledgling Brand

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Ben Flajnik, star of ABC's hit show 'The Bachelor,' describes the rigors and advantages of starting up in the spotlight.
February 7, 2013 in Business Ideas
Your Small-Business Could Get a Makeover Courtesy of CNBC

Your Small-Business Could Get a Makeover Courtesy of CNBC

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CNBC announces casting call for new reality show 'The Big Fix', where small-businesses will receive a makeover from Camping World CEO Marcus Lemonis.
January 17, 2013 in Growth Strategies
A&E's 'Be the Boss' Gives Employees a Chance to Win a Franchise

A&E's 'Be the Boss' Gives Employees a Chance to Win a Franchise

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A new reality show gives star employees a chance to compete for a huge promotion, and gives franchises valuable brand exposure.
November 30, 2012 in Franchises
Shark Tank Popularizing Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

Shark Tank Popularizing Entrepreneurship (Infographic)

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Can't get enough Shark Tank? We take a closer look at the facts and figures about the popular business show.
November 23, 2012 in Lifestyle
3 Lessons About Pricing From A&E's Storage Wars

3 Lessons About Pricing From A&E's Storage Wars

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What the popular show about bidding on storage units can teach you about getting the best price.
November 16, 2012 in Pricing
Lessons in Second Chances From 'Project Runway All Stars'

Lessons in Second Chances From 'Project Runway All Stars'

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Five lessons for entrepreneurs from designers who are getting a second chance at success.
November 9, 2012 in Finding Customers

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