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Sharks' tips on starting a successful biz

  • Businses advice from Kevin O'Leary & Barbara Corcoran, Sharks from ABC's Shark Tank
  • Tips for launching a successful crowdfunding campaign

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Sharks' tips on starting a successful biz

For any business owner or entrepreneur, everything rides on that one crucial moment when an idea turns into a money-maker. Unfortunately, reaching that breakthrough point can be pretty tough, but despite the obstacles, plenty of people have made it happen. So what's the secret? Two of the most well-known American business experts stopped by Making it in America to share with us their tips for success.

Barbara Corcoran is one of the best known names in New York real estate. But most people recognize her as a judge on ABC's hit show Shark Tank. She started her billion dollar business with only $1,000.

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Kevin O'Leary is also a judge on Shark Tank. He made his millions from an educational software company he launched from his basement. Shareholders value his ruthless "take no prisoners" approach to business.

Reaching success: Business tips from the 'Sharks'


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