Backstory: She started her $5 Billion Real Estate business, The Corcoran Group, with a $1,000 loan from a friend and bought $80 ad listings in the NY Times Real Estate section. This fireball has an entertaining raw story of rags to riches. She got her moxie and belief from her mother who raised 10 kids. She says the number one quality she looks for when choosing to invest in a business on Shark Tank is how well they can sell themselves.
Listen in on her podcast at http://www.barbaracorcoran.com/podcast/
Grab a copy of her book: Shark Tales https://www.amazon.com/Shark-Tales-Turned-Billion-Business/dp/1591844185
B. Astounding! Forbes Top 60 self-made richest women 2018 list https://www.forbes.com/self-made-women
We’ve come a l-o-n-g way baby! The combined net worth of the top 60 self-made women is now a record $71 billion, 15% more than in 2017. The minimum net worth to make Forbes’ fourth annual ranking of these top women jumped 23% to a record $320 million. Twenty-four of these women are billionaires, another record, up from 18 last year.
Spend some time on this one…Kylie Jenner, 21, who made the list for the first time, built a $900 million cosmetics fortune in less than three years. How do you build THAT in 3 years? She leveraged her massive Instagram following of 110 million. You’ve got to be impressed with this success regardless who it is! I read every word of this article http://bit.ly/forbes-kyliestory