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I’m smart at getting to where I want to go, and I can teach you how to do it! I had 22 jobs before starting my real estate company with a $1000 loan and built it into a $5 billion business. Today I’m a ’Shark’ on ABC’s hit show "Shark Tank." It didn’t take a fancy degree to get here but took street smarts and a lot of courage. Life is too short to waste your time practicing someone else’s fancy theory on success. I give you the straight talk and the confidence to get there. Got a question? C ...
 
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When is the right time to ask about salary in an interview? This week, I'm breaking down the ins and outs of interviewing. Plus, I'm sharing the one question to ask in your next interview to land the job. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on App…
 
If you want to make money, you've got to be assertive. I’m teaching you how to demand your worth, get ahead in real estate and push your side hustle to the next level. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you…
 
The hardest thing in business is to overcome rejection but the only way to do it is to move on fast. This week I'm letting you in on my secret to bouncing back. Plus, I share what to look for when you’re hiring someone new. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barb…
 
Did you know that I almost wasn’t a Shark on Shark Tank? Listen in to hear what almost cost me my spot! This week, I’m breaking down career pivots, trying new things and bouncing back. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcasts, Spotify…
 
Is imitation the best form of flattery? Listen in for my take. Plus, I’m breaking down how to best spend your energy and your cash when starting a business. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen. Th…
 
Does work/life balance really exist? Listen in for my best advice on juggling toddlers, tough choices and finding your passion. Plus, I’m sharing the number one question you’ve got to ask yourself before hiring a new employee. Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business…
 
Marc Randolph joins me this week to chat about his idea that changed the world: Netflix. We chat about starting a company, keeping your ego in line and ignoring naysayers who tell you “That Will Never Work!” Plus, Marc shares his unique definition of success. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Sub…
 
The Foster sisters join me this week to talk about the pros and cons of family business, how creativity builds their brand and how they make time for their many titles in fashion, entertainment and investing. Plus, they share the number one thing they look for in a business before investing their money. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I …
 
Kelley Flanagan from The Bachelor joins me this week to talk about working in a family business, how the show impacted her legal career and if Bachelor in Paradise is in the cards. Plus, she lets us in on where things stand with Pilot Pete today. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Bus…
 
Betches co-founders Aleen Dreksler, Sami Sage and Jordana Abraham join me this week to celebrate the 10-year-anniversary of Betches. We chat about starting their media company, growing with their audience and the importance of great branding. Plus, they get real about mixing business and friendship. Got a question? Call me at 888-Barbara and I migh…
 
In honor of Small Business Week, I’m joined today by Stacey Marx, President of National Business & Channels at AT&T Business and Sonny Hyare, CEO of ReMedi Health Solutions. We talk about how AT&T Business helped save Sonny’s small business during the pandemic and why fast innovation is key. We also chat about the importance of digital transformati…
 
Leah McSweeney joins me this week to talk about this season of Real Housewives of New York, her clothing line Married To The Mob, growing up in New York City and her newfound notoriety. Plus, she gives me the dirt on the one housewife who won’t return her texts! She’s the queen of telling it how it is, and she’s definitely earned her title as a “RE…
 
Did you know I had 22 jobs before I started my real estate business? You don’t have to have it all figured out! This week I’m answering your questions on career paths, landing a job and starting your own business in a competitive market. Plus, I tell you the one question you need to ask in your next interview. Listen in. Got a question? Call me at …
 
How do you turn a $500 marketing budget into $5 million in sales? If you listen to Business Unusual, you’ve probably heard me brag about Klaviyo. But today I’m sharing success stories straight from the horses mouth as I interview Pamela Booker of Koils by Nature and Susan Petersen of Freshly Picked who both use Klaviyo to fuel their e-commerce mark…
 
Gayle King joins me this week to talk about empathy, controversial interviews, fake news and of course her relationship with BFF, Oprah. Plus, she tells me about the only time she was jealous of Oprah! Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara …
 
Why spend valuable time finding a mentor, getting the right degree or waiting for the perfect idea when you could hit the ground running instead? This week I’m answering three callers in need of some similar advice: you don’t have to get it right, you just have to get it going! Listen in. Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and…
 
Sell a 5 year old business for $75 million? These guys did! This week I’m joined by Alex Lieberman and Austin Rief, co-founders of the popular business newsletter Morning Brew. We talked about the sale of their business to Business Insider, why Mark Cuban wouldn’t give them a dime and how to go on all in a side hustle that’s a success. Plus, we cha…
 
What’s holding you back? On this week’s episode, I answer your questions on landing a side hustle, starting that business and getting out of your own way. Like I always say…you don’t have to get it right, you just have to get it going! Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to…
 
Purpose, partnerships and problematic colleagues. Today I’m tackling your questions about common problems in the workplace and doling out my best advice to solve them. Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, …
 
It’s never too late for a fresh start. This week I’m answering your questions about switching tracks, starting over, and getting back in the game. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you liste…
 
Jason Tartick joins me this week to talk about how he ended up on the Bachelorette, his new venture Restart, and his relationship with Kaitlyn Bristowe. He also shares his valuable advice on how to ask for a raise and pave your own path. Plus, he tells me about the one phone call that changed his life! Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 8…
 
Chrishell Stause joins me on this week’s episode to talk about growing up homeless, getting her first Emmy nomination, her experience on Dancing With The Stars, and all the drama on Selling Sunset. Plus, she tells me the worst pickup line she’s ever heard! Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer it on a futu…
 
Ryan Serhant joins me on this week’s episode to talk finding confidence, starting a business during the pandemic and how he really feels about his Million Dollar Listing co-stars! Got a question? I’m here to help! Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Apple Podcast…
 
Lots of people dream of starting their own business, but far fewer take the leap. This week, I'm talking about why I started my own business and why you should start yours, too. Plus, I give it to you straight on office bullies. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Busine…
 
Covid has thrown a wrench into almost every business. So how do you rethink your marketing plan when the one you had was working so well? This week, I’m answering questions from a travel agent, wedding photographer and writer all looking for new ways to find new customers and keep their old ones coming back. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call m…
 
I’ve been getting a lot of calls about workplaces woes lately, so today we’re tackling just that. I’m answering your toughest questions on how to get a raise, decide on relocation, handle a bad review and more. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Ba…
 
How important is a website when your storefront is a success? And do you need to put yourself in debt to start a business? This week, I’m answering your questions on keeping the right customers and listening to your common sense. Plus, I share my top tips for anyone struggling to make rent. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara a…
 
When you’re constantly passed over for that promotion or never given that raise, should you talk to your boss or send yourself packing? Today I answer two callers dealing with just that. But first, I’m breaking down the steps to a successful side hustle. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future ep…
 
Today I’m talking about the question I’m asked most - and my answer might surprise you. Plus, I take some of your great questions about finding positivity and starting a business. Listen in. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episode. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran on Ap…
 
Summer’s in full swing, but that doesn’t mean you can take your eye off the ball. Today I’m sharing my top tip on how to prepare for the fall. Plus, I answer your questions on reentering the workforce, learning a new skill and jumpstarting motivation. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara and I might just answer on a future episo…
 
How do you know when the time is right to change up your business model? And when you do pivot, how do you stay authentic to your brand? This week I’m answering your questions on pivoting, making up for lost business, and my thoughts on the new normal. Plus, I share my advice on how to stretch your dollar when times are tough. Listen in. Got a ques…
 
The job market is a hot topic these days. Unemployment is still sky high, benefits are set to expire and new graduates don’t know where to turn. But it’s not all bad news. This week I’m answering your questions on how to find a job, rehire employees and the future of work from home. Plus, hear what I’ve changed to stay positive in my life. Listen i…
 
In normal times, summer months at work have a different energy than the rest of the year. But with most people still working at home, how do you acknowledge the change and stay motivated? Today I’m sharing some tricks that have been working for me. And, I answer more of your questions on managing a team remotely and keeping businesses afloat. Got a…
 
The coronavirus pandemic has taken a huge toll on the job market. With millions laid off and looking for work, what's the best way to stand out and get the job? This week I answer your questions about finding work and making ends meet. Listen in. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might …
 
When times get tough it can be hard to stay positive. But today I’m revisiting some of your favorite Business Unusual episodes to tell you why positivity always wins and how to perceive your success. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future episode - or even call you u…
 
The only thing that seems certain these days is change. But how do you keep up when everything else is uncertain? I’m going back to basics with my top tips on how to stay creative and how to reinvent yourself to stay afloat. Got a question? I’m here to help. Call me at 888-Barbara or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future epi…
 
Marc Lore is a serial entrepreneur who most notably sold Jet.com to Walmart for a whopping $3 Billion dollars! He now heads up Walmart’s e-commerce and stopped by to teach me his tricks of the trade to build trust with investors, find the right talent and raise enough capital to turn the nonbelievers into the big spenders. Take a listen! Got a ques…
 
If you’re smart enough to look behind the black curtain at a time of crisis, there’s opportunity waiting. Here’s how to see it and seize it. Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future episode - or even call you up to discuss live. Subscribe to Business Unusual with Barbara Corcoran…
 
Think you can’t get back to work with a gap in your resume? Or do you dream of starting your own business but can’t find the time outside your 9-5? Today’s callers need a confidence boost, not resume padding - and chances are you may, too. Listen in and I’ll tell you how it’s done. Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbarac…
 
Today's guest, Andy Khubani, is a big deal. Sure, he's the Founder & CEO of IdeaVillage, and the "As Seen on TV" brand, but, more importantly, he's been a dear friend for many years. Over the course of our friendship, Andy has taught me some of the secret superstar traits that he uses to great success, and he’s revealing it all on this very episode…
 
So you’ve spent years working on your killer product, and now everyone is starting to steal your idea. How do you stay afloat? Today I talk to one caller about what to do when imitation is anything but flattery. Listen in to hear what I advise. Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a f…
 
Do you really need a college education to pursue your dreams? Today I chat with one caller who’s torn about finishing his degree. And later, I share what are the top traits of a superstar hire with a woman who’s set on building a winning team. Tune in! Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answe…
 
When is the right time to hire outside help to promote your business? I'll help you figure it out -- and even tell you how to catch the attention of the big guys without a PR Team. Plus, I answer some of your top Twitter questions. So tune in, I’ve got the answers! Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I jus…
 
Tired of waiting for the right opportunity to fall in your lap? I say you’ve got to be the one to make the next move. Today I talk with two entrepreneurs who are dreaming big and ready to take charge. So what’s next? Listen in. Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future episode - o…
 
Creative genius can get you far, but does it build a successful business? Today, I talk to one woman who’s spent way too much money to get there. But together we uncover a hidden talent guaranteed to push her business forward! Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future episode - or…
 
In some industries, keeping customers happy is no easy feat. Especially if you're dealing with constantly fluctuating price points. This is common in the cannabis business and it’s what I’ll be covering in today’s episode with Azaria. And later on, I speak with a woman who is being undervalued for her business etiquette. How can we change that? Tak…
 
A toxic boss knows they can control you and will happily take advantage of you - especially if they know you also love the pay. But, what price do YOU pay in exchange for that treatment? This week, I’m speaking with a woman going through exactly that. And later on, I talk to a woman who’s got a problem every entrepreneur dreams of. Tune in to hear …
 
Whether it's a start-up or a well-oiled machine, your business might need a reality check. In this episode, I talk to two women who face vastly different issues. Janel wants to split up a partnership due to contrasting core values with her partner, while Lisa's got a rock solid idea with zero feedback. So how do they both move on successfully? Tune…
 
Meghan wants to increase her value at her organization. Nathan wants to reinvent his company. Neither are sure which steps to take to get there. This week, I step in to take the reins and help them get out of their work ruts. Got a question for me? Call me at 888-BARBARA or tweet me @barbaracorcoran and I just might answer on a future episode. Subs…
 
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