Shark Tank

dyslexia

Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary: Having Dyslexia Is a 'Superpower' in Business

The multi-millionaire mutual funds magnate sees the learning difference as a 'gift,' not an affliction.
Business Plans

How I Got To Pitch Mark Cuban My Business Idea Without Ever Going on 'Shark Tank'

If you're in college, think about the many college business-plan competitions out there. Not in college? There are competitions for you, too.
Shark Tank

3 Free Things Shark Tank's Daymond John Says You Must Do to Help Your Startup Survive

Here are the marketing mogul Shark's top tips for how beginner entrepreneurs can prevent their businesses from sinking.
Entrepreneur Network

Barbara Corcoran Always Bounces Back By Loving Her Work and Her People

The real-estate guru and 'Shark Tank' personality shares seven success secrets on this episode of 'The Pursuit.'
Startup Success Stories

How a Bearded 20-Something Quickly Built Two Viral Businesses With Coolbox and Dollar Beard Club

Chris Stoikos made a splash on Shark Tank with his new toolbox and at the same time had another totally unrelated business up his sleeve (or maybe it was in his beard).
Starting a Business

Robert Herjavec: 'If You're Worried About Burning Out, Don't Start a Business'

The 'Shark Tank' star reflects on the intensity of starting up and shares the three things entrepreneurs must know when launching their first business.
Entrepreneurs

Shark Tank's Kevin Harrington Explains the 'Wow' Factor That Prompts Investors to Take Action

Harrington looks beyond engagement to determine whether a product has what it takes to keep users coming back on a regular basis.
Timelines

This Company Found a Way to Sell Something No One Wants to Discuss

Learn the timeline behind Utah's Squatty Potty.
Shark Tank

Daymond John's Top 7 Tips on How to Launch Your Product Like a Shark

Here's how the 'Shark Tank' star and serial entrepreneur promotes new products. With the right strategy, you can, too.
Shark Tank

Lori Greiner Is the 'Shark' With a Heart

'Shark Tank's' Lori Greiner lends her name to multiple charitable events.
Shark Tank

Gizmodo + Two Beers + Billy Idol = 'Shark Tank' Glory

How do you get on the show? Go to Afghanistan. Go to a bar. Meet a 'Gizmodo' writer who believes in you.
Marketing

'Shark Tank' Star Robert Herjavec's Top 5 Small-Business Marketing Tips

The multi-millionaire celebrity entrepreneur shares his secrets to drawing customers to your brand.
Shark Tank

Throw Your Company to the Sharks -- on 'Shark Tank,' That Is

Pitching your business on this hit show could pay off handsomely -- as long as you know what you're doing.
Patents

Are You Trying to Protect Your Idea -- or Sell It?

Do you really need a patent? It all depends on who you ask.
Barbara Corcoran

Barbara Corcoran: You Can't Devote Yourself to Your Business and Children at the Same Time

For the 'Shark Tank' star, becoming a mother meant dialing back her professional obligations.