Category Archives: start-up

Shark Tank episode aired May 11, 2017

The last episode of Season 8 featured two guys in space suits who used a microwave oven to erase handwritten graphics in a notebook, a married couple who brought a nude male model into the Tank with them, and a … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired April 7, 2017

After taking a break for March Madness, Shark Tank returned with a strong new episode featuring four high quality entrepreneurs. The winner of this week’s Sharky Award for entrepreneurial excellence is Rick from Under the Weather. Rick has invented a … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired March 3, 2017

For me, the highlight of this episode was the Update segment about Robert Herjavec’s journey from Croatia (formerly Yugoslavia) to Canada. He came to North America on a ship with his parents when he was a young child. He later … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired February 10, 2017

My favorite Shark Tank episodes are the ones that are “theme-based”. This episode featured America’s (Unsung) Heroes. It included a nurse, a veteran, and a Peace Corp volunteer. But my favorite was a firefighter and his wife who made bags … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired February 3, 2017

Highly entertaining Shark Tank episode this week! Highlights included a guy nicknamed “The White Rhino” who dead-lifted 600 pounds, and Mr. Wonderful who baby sat a contestant’s kid while she made her pitch. As far as entrepreneurial “lessons learned”,  there … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired January 13, 2017

There are three sure-fire ways NOT to get an investment from the Sharks…… not knowing your numbers, not listening to the Sharks (and constantly interrupting them), and coming into the Tank with an unrealistically high company valuation. All were on … Continue reading

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Shark Tank episode aired January 6, 2017

This episode featured four entrepreneurs that were long on vision, but short on Revenue. They all have potential, but they were all a little early to the dance . The result…..very few offers by the Sharks, only one deal, and … Continue reading

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