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Shark Tank is an American reality TV show on ABC that features a panel of business executives and investors (called 'Sharks') who consider offers and listen to pitches from entrepreneurs and small business owners seeking funding for their business, products, or services. The panel includes
Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O'Leary, Daymond John, Robert Herjavec, Mark Cuban, and Lori Greiner.
The millionaire real-estate mogul doesnt let dyslexia hold her back. She uses it to fuel her famously feisty entrepreneurial fire.
For this billionaire entrepreneur, work is the breakfast of champions.
But it sure makes life easier, the self-made billionaire says. Why? With it comes freedom.
If you go after the billionaire 'Shark Tank' star, prepare to get clobbered. He's in it to win it, whatever it takes.
WayFounder has come up with a route for inventors to bring their concepts to market.
Men and women alike will take inspiration and encouragement reading the particular challenges these entrepreneurs overcame.
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.
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Scott Salyers, the supervising casting producer for ABCs hit show, offers tips for pitching investors.
Startup life is fraught with peril, but it's one space where prior experience really helps. These business owners share how their business expertise evolved.
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The serial entrepreneur and investor explains how company plans should be framed around customer needs -- and his sartorial choices.
Rugged Events snagged a cool $1.75 million investment from Mark Cuban. Here are co-founder Rob Dickens' top tips for other hopeful entrepreneurs.
The founders of Cinnaholic want to make their customizable cinnamon rolls a national brand. Here's how they snagged $200,000 on 'Shank Tank.'
Mandy Calara created an online crowdfunding platform that lets the friends, family and community of potential franchisees become investors.
Paige Dellavalle's jewelry line survived Shark Tank on ABC and the founder says she owes it all to her mastering the art of the pitch.
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.
The 'Shark Tank' investor and real estate mogul discusses the necessity of extreme optimism and why logic can be dangerous
Recent Shark Tank contestant infuses some 'sweet' innovation in his product that seeks to replace soda and sports beverages.
SXSW is still way cooler, but Silicon Beach's glitzy tech con is all about the Moneyball.
ABC's reality pitch show about entrepreneurs isn't all about drama and suspense. It's also about neat inventions.
When Abe Geary proposed to his girlfriend by painting the words 'Marry me?' on the side of his brother's white boxer, a venture now known as PetPaint was born.
A video app was a major hit among the 'sharks' and customers, too.
If you thought building a business required resilience, consider the tale of a 24-year-old New Zealand doctor who fought off a shark attack, sutured his own wounds and then threw back a beer.
Here are some of the business owners we love to follow on Twitter. We bet you'll find them inspiring, too.
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