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The 15 Best 'Shark Tank' Pitches Of All Time

Not only do contestants have a shot to convince billionaire investor Mark Cuban or real-estate mogul Barbara Corcoran to fork over a few hundred grand, but they do so in front of a national audience of about seven million viewers.<p>Some aspiring entrepreneurs have risen to the challenge and shown how …

Entrepreneurship

How These Parents Went From Sleepless Nights to Pitching a Million-Dollar Business on 'Shark Tank'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Stephanie and Brett Parker created the Zipadee-Zip out of necessity – and quickly won over thousands of exhausted moms. But getting their company, Sleeping Baby, pitch-perfect for <i>Shark Tank</i> took much more than one good idea.<p>The Parkers' …

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'Shark Tank' Investors Kevin O'Leary And Daymond John On How To Look Like A Millionaire

That's the basic but wise common thread of business fashion advice from celebrity "Shark Tank" investors Kevin O'Leary and Daymond John. It's simple: Dress strictly according to your profession and position, and always dress to kill. Both sharp-dressed Sharks agree that this is the single most …

Entrepreneurship

Shark Tank Star Daymond John Says Never Make This Common Mistake When Pitching Investors

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re lucky enough to strut down <i>Shark Tank</i>’s infamous hallway -- or to pitch your startup in front of potential investors anywhere -- be confident, not cocky and be ready to bare your warts, so to speak.<p>Daymond John, the popular …

Entrepreneurship