Barbara Cocoran

Shark Tank

Barbara Cocoran

Talk: Shark Tank

Barbara Corcoran from ABC's series Shark Tank will be here to discuss entrepreneurship and her success in the real estate business.

Barbara Cocoran

Barbara Corcoran’s credentials include straight D’s in high school and college and twenty jobs by the time she turned twenty-three. It was her next job that would make her one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the country when she took a $1000 loan to start The Corcoran Group. She is also one of the "Sharks" on the ABC hit TV show, "Shark Tank."

The Book

The inspiring true story of Shark Tank star Barbara Corcoran--and her best advice for anyone starting a business. After failing at 22 jobs, Barbara Corcoran borrowed $1,000 from a boyfriend, quit her job as a diner waitress, & started a tiny real estate office in New York. Using unconventional lessons she learned from her homemaker mom, she gradually built it into a $6 billion dollar business.

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