10 Bad Habits That Are Keeping You from Business Success

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By G. William Kazimer   Everyone has bad habits. That’s just a part of being human. But when bad habits get in the way of business success, you have a problem. Over my years of working with businesses, I have seen more than my fair share of bad habits. As an entrepreneur, there are certain things that can keep you from …

5 Things Your Business Plan Absolutely Must Have

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By Daymond John Trying to approach investors with a great idea but no concrete business plan is a recipe for failure. I might love the idea of boneless baby back ribs, but I bet you can guess my answer if Al “Bubba” Baker had just walked up to me on the street and said, “Hey, Daymond, I have this great …

3 Tips for Talking to Potential Investors

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By Daymond John When an entrepreneur stands in front of me and the other investors on Shark Tank, they have the opportunity to grow their business and build a lasting partnership with one of us. They also have the opportunity to completely flop and leave us thinking, “What even just happened?” How you talk to potential investors actually has a …

8 Rules for Starting a Business on a Shoestring Budget

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By Daymond John When I started Fubu, I had no idea what the future would hold for my business. I believed it would be successful, but I didn’t know what it would take or how long it would last. What I did know is that I was going out on a limb and starting a business with a very limited …

5 Tips on How to Build Your Brand Empire

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By Daymond John If you know my story, you know that I didn’t wait to get started as an entrepreneur. I didn’t have a fancy degree or a lot of “experience”. I had an idea and a love for hip-hop and fashion. As I told one interviewer a couple of years ago, I was frustrated that clothing companies weren’t really …

Build Yourself, Build Your Brand

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By Daymond John On Shark Tank, I sit next to some of the most successful entrepreneurs and investors in the world. While we all know all of the aspects of creating a successful business, I’m definitely the brand guy. With FUBU, I built an entire empire based on branding and style, and that’s actually where I see a lot of …

What’s in a Brand?

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By Daymond John When people ask me, “What’s in a brand?” I have to work hard not to just say, “Everything!” Whether you realize it or not, branding drives almost every aspect of your life. Even if you’re one of those people who say, “I just wear whatever. I don’t pay attention to brands,” you might be surprised at how …

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What Does it Take to Be a Successful Entrepreneur?

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By Daymond John To be a successful entrepreneur, you don’t need to have a lot of fancy degrees, and you don’t have to spend years climbing the corporate ladder to get the experience necessary to run your own business. You might actually be surprised at how simple it is to be an entrepreneur and to start and run successful companies …

Your Brand Starts With YOU

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By Daymond John A lot of new entrepreneurs have asked me what makes a successful brand and how I choose the businesses I invest in on Shark Tank. I could go on and on for days about all of the aspects of a successful startup or brand, but they all really have one thing in common. Every successful brand starts …