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10 Successful Entrepreneurs on the Worst Advice They Ever Received

GOBankingRates | Posted 07.07.2015 | Business
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As a new entrepreneur, you will undoubtedly make wrong turns when you start your own business, but it's better to own your mistakes instead of following bad advice that leads you down the wrong path.

Barbara Corcoran's Office: A Pallet for Success

Linda Lauren | Posted 06.25.2015 | Business
Linda Lauren

In my efforts to work with color for the benefit of my clients, I often pay special attention to what connects people to success. I have found that the colors we choose to surround ourselves with (and wear) can become a clear indication of how we experience happiness in our lives.

The Best Investment Advice From Buffett and 11 Other Investors

GOBankingRates | Posted 06.16.2015 | Business
GOBankingRates

It's time to hop back in and investing there. We've rounded up the best investment advice from the people you should trust most -- renowned expert investors from Warren Buffett to Carl Icahn who have made millions (some, billions) by investing.

Ladies From the Shark Tank

Amy Wright | Posted 05.28.2015 | Business
Amy Wright

Excellent advice from two ladies continuing massive growth of their now successful business, a business we're sure to see a lot of in the years to come, and proof that anything is possible.

13 Million-Dollar Businesses That Turned Down Shark Tank Deals

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.19.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Whatever the reason for not getting funding, appearing on Shark Tank hasn't been the end of the road for a number of companies that have persevered and thrived after their shows aired. We rounded up 13 Shark Tank companies that have gone on to bring in millions without the funding and help of a Shark.

Swimming With the 'Sharks': Barbara Corcoran Shares the Three Traits of Successful Business Leaders

Jeffrey Hayzlett | Posted 05.27.2015 | Business
Jeffrey Hayzlett

As one of the stars of ABC's high-stakes reality show "Shark Tank," Corcoran goes head-to-head with four other self-made multi-millionaire tycoons, bidding on the business ideas of budding entrepreneurs hoping to make their dreams a reality.

Beyonce to Bill Gates: 24 Millionaires Reveal the Hardest Thing About Being an Entrepreneur

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.17.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Being your own boss might sound like a dream come true, but starting your own business isn't an easy path. The reality is it takes a lot of sweat, tears, hard work and discipline to be a successful entrepreneur.

Ryan Seacrest Saved Me

Bruce Littlefield | Posted 05.12.2015 | Gay Voices
Bruce Littlefield

I'm not sure whether I'm Ryan's doppelgänger, but I do know this traumatic adventure proves three things: 1) Laughter is the best medicine. 2) The "star treatment" is a very real thing.

How a Shark Turned Lobster into Big Money

Sandy Abrams | Posted 05.08.2015 | Small Business
Sandy Abrams

Sabin Lomac and Jim Tselikis turned their fond childhood memories into a business called Cousins Maine Lobster. It started with a simple conversation, reminiscing about idyllic afternoons spent in their backyards boiling lobster and enjoying the local delicacy surrounded by family.

9 Most Successful Shark Tank Businesses

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.20.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

Entrepreneurs who land a spot on ABC's hit show "Shark Tank" get the chance of a lifetime: to showcase their products to more than 7 million viewers and pitch their businesses to a panel of potential investors.

Our Women Mean Business: Encore Careers After 40

Bobbie Brinegar | Posted 03.24.2015 | Business
Bobbie Brinegar

At age 52, recently divorced, depressed, and deeply in debt, Carol Gardner received advice from her attorney to "get a therapist or get a dog."

What Tony Robbins Carries in His Wallet

GOBankingRates | Posted 12.23.2014 | Money
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Tony Robbins, Barbara Corcoran, Victor Riccardi, Josh Felber and John Rampton are all advisers, entrepreneurs and career coaches who know how to make people and businesses successful. So what do they carry in their own wallets every day?

How Entrepreneurs Can Raise Capital With Ease

Lili Balfour | Posted 11.19.2014 | Business
Lili Balfour

The future looks bright for early-stage companies seeking capital as we prepare to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the JOBS Act - Title I.

How Moms Help Create Entrepreneurs Like Branson, Corcoran and Kiyosaki

Casey Bond | Posted 07.07.2014 | Money
Casey Bond

Think about your relationship with money today -- whether good or bad -- and how your parents influenced the way you manage your finances now. Most likely, your mother played a big role in shaping your attitude toward money.

'The Hard Part on 'Shark Tank' Is Finding A Clever Way To Say No.'

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 06.30.2014 | TV

NEW YORK (AP) — Perhaps the title overstates the case. The tycoons of the ABC reality series "Shark Tank" wouldn't feed on your leg. They're not ev...

5 Entrepreneurial Lesson's Learned From Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran

Katie Lance | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
Katie Lance

I compiled five of my favorite "Barbara takeaways" that I think will resonate with anyone but particularly those of us who are entrepreneurs, working hard on our business but also leading a full life with family and children.

Shark Tank's Barbara Corcoran Spills the Beans

Lauren Rotman | Posted 11.20.2013 | Small Business
Lauren Rotman

With a $1000 loan, Barbara Corcoran created The Corcoran Group. She parlayed that loan into a five-billion-dollar real estate business which she sold in 2001 for $66 million. She is also known for her role on Shark Tank.

6 Influencer Engagement Tips From the TV Show Shark Tank

Blake Landau | Posted 04.21.2013 | Business
Blake Landau

Whether it's an investor or an influencer, there will come a time when you have only five minutes to make the most important pitch of your life. That brings me to one of the best shows on television, Shark Tank.

How Two Minutes of 'Power Posing' Can Make You More Confident

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

There are two techniques to help you quiet mental clutter and become more powerful. Before a high-stakes interaction, go into the bathroom and spend two minutes in front of the mirror doing the following.

How This Woman Turned 'Shark Tank' Cash Into A Booming Cake Business

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 01.14.2013 | Fifty

South Carolina mother of three Kim Adams Nelson, 50, had done just about every job one could do in the food services industry -- catering, waitressing...

Maggie Furlong

'Shark Tank' Stars Promise Season Of 'Roller Coaster Of Emotion'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maggie Furlong | Posted 09.14.2012 | TV

The sharks are circling for more smart investments as "Shark Tank" returns for Season 4 (premieres Fri., Sept. 14, 8 p.m. ET on ABC), and they promise...

How To Turn $1,000 Into $66 Million

Posted 11.28.2011 | Small Business

Real-estate mogul Barbara Corcoran takes a look back at her early days as an entrepreneur....

Shark Tank Star Turns Obstacles Into Opportunities

Rehema Trimiew | Posted 11.24.2011 | Home

Barbara Corcoran, best-selling author, real estate expert, and "Shark Tank" personality knows a lot about obstacles or as she refers to them, opportun...

6 Tips For Success From Women (For Women!)

Posted 10.11.2011 | Women

Do you dream of starting your own business? It can feel like the impossible dream! Today,I’m sharing tips and secrets from 6 successful, savvy bus...

When You Should Not Re-Invest In Real Estate, from Barbara Corcoran

Posted 08.10.2011 | Women

Real Estate mogul Barbara Corcoran talks about when you should avoid re-investing in real estate. if(typeof AOLVP_cfg==='undefined')AOLVP_cfg=[]...