Even if you never get a chance to make a pitch, there is a lot you can learn from the show…
I’m sure you have heard of the Emmy Award winning show, Shark Tank. Many people watch the show for the vicarious thrill to see if the entrepreneur they are rooting for will win the “big prize”. But the show is not just entertainment. Hosted by 6 of Americas most seasoned investors, there is a ton you can learn about investing from watching the show.
I recently had the chance to connect with the Shark Tank’s Lori Greiner. Lori shared with me 11 lessons that she thinks viewers can take away from the show. Enjoy Lori’s wisdom!
Personifies the American Dream
The emphasis on entrepreneurship has really grown in our country over the last 5 years. There are many more resources available to budding entrepreneurs today, then say 5 years ago. For example, entrepreneurship classes are actually being taught in many schools. Companies and schools are holding entrepreneurship competitions. We’ve also seen the popularity of Shark Tank grow astronomically and is now its 10th season on ABC! It’s a show that personifies the American Dream and I’m told constantly how much people learn from this show.
Everybody can relate to having an idea they think could be worth millions, but several years ago probably never seriously considered that it would be possible to get it off the ground, but now we’re showing it can happen.
Learn How To Make A Pitch
Be energetic, captivating, honest and informative, but brief. A great pitch is when a person can describe what their business or product is within…