Before becoming an angel investor and judge on the hit ABC show Shark Tank, Barbara Corcoran built a $5 billion real-estate business in New York City. Here are some highlights from her recent keynote speech at Entrepreneur Magazine's Growth Conference in Dallas.
Barbara Corcoran on Risk-Taking, Failure and How to Get Back Up
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.