Shark Tank

5 Surprising Things I Learned From Interviewing 100 'Shark Tank' Entrepreneurs
Shark Tank

5 Surprising Things I Learned From Interviewing 100 'Shark Tank' Entrepreneurs

Did you know that more than 50 percent of those handshake deals in the 'Tank' never close?
Tj Hale
'Shark Tank' Update: The Mensch Is Off the Bench
Marketing Bootcamp

'Shark Tank' Update: The Mensch Is Off the Bench

A Hanukkah doll has grown with the help of two very different sharks.
Brian O'Connor
'Shark Tank' Update: The Sharks' Sour Reaction to a Vinegar Company Now Tastes Sweet
Shark Tank

'Shark Tank' Update: The Sharks' Sour Reaction to a Vinegar Company Now Tastes Sweet

This Detroit entrepreneur saw her sales soar, even without a shark's investment. Take that, 'Mr. Wonderful.'
Brian O'Connor
'Shark Tank' Recap: O'Leary Morphs From Grinch to Santa for a Christmas Entrepreneur
Make More Happen

'Shark Tank' Recap: O'Leary Morphs From Grinch to Santa for a Christmas Entrepreneur

Last week's holiday-themed episode brought one company a lump of coal, and three others visions of sugar plums.
Brian O'Connor
The 'Shark Tank' Enjoys an Embarrassment of Riches: 4 Strong Proposals
Shark Tank

The 'Shark Tank' Enjoys an Embarrassment of Riches: 4 Strong Proposals

But only three of those four entrepreneurs walked away with a deal.
Brian O'Connor
The Sharks Weigh in on 'a Business vs. a Product' and How to Tell the Difference
Shark Tank

The Sharks Weigh in on 'a Business vs. a Product' and How to Tell the Difference

The sharks will happily invest in a great new idea, but only if there's an actual business behind it.
Brian O'Connor
'Shark Tank' Recap: The Gadgets That Sparked a Feeding Frenzy
Shark Tank

'Shark Tank' Recap: The Gadgets That Sparked a Feeding Frenzy

A week of weird inventions and some great deals for the innovative entrepreneurs behind them
Brian O'Connor
'Can It Be Copied?' Why Even Celebrity 'Sharks' Care About IP.
Intellectual Property

'Can It Be Copied?' Why Even Celebrity 'Sharks' Care About IP.

Intellectual property is something to be protected if you want to attract investment.
Vic Lin
What 'Shark Tank's' Robert Herjavec Looks for in a Startup
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What 'Shark Tank's' Robert Herjavec Looks for in a Startup

A skilled entrepreneur with a fresh product for a growing market will never lack for funding.
John Boitnott
Billionaire Mark Cuban on Raising Kids: 'I Don't Want Them to Be Entitled Jerks'
Make More Happen

Billionaire Mark Cuban on Raising Kids: 'I Don't Want Them to Be Entitled Jerks'

The outspoken Shark Tank star says the very thought of his kids growing up spoiled is his second greatest fear in life.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: 'All the Best Things Happened to Me on the Heels of Rejection'
Radicals & Visionaries

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran: 'All the Best Things Happened to Me on the Heels of Rejection'

The 'Shark' and real-estate mogul never let an obstacle keep her from her goals.
Nina Zipkin
This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your Smartphone
Security

This Video Doorbell Lets You Answer Your Door With Your Smartphone

Richard Branson didn't care that Ring tanked on Shark Tank. He invested millions anyway.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This New Reality TV Show Is Like 'Shark Tank' With a Gritty, Southern Spin
Radicals & Visionaries

This New Reality TV Show Is Like 'Shark Tank' With a Gritty, Southern Spin

'West Texas Investors Club' sees aspiring entrepreneurs travel deep into the heart of Texas, where their business ideas and personal character are pushed to new limits.
Geoff Weiss
The Greatest Business Lesson Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Ever Learned
Radicals & Visionaries

The Greatest Business Lesson Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary Ever Learned

He learned it early on and it shaped the rest of his life.
Shark Tank

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.