1. Be yourself
She graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas College with a degree in education in 1971.
2. Fail well
After graduation, she taught school for a year, but soon moved on working various jobs.
3. Expand before you’re ready
She co-founded a real estate business called The Corcoran Group.
4. Have a vision
She also began publishing The Corcoran Report on real estate data trends in New York.
5. Step forward
In 2001, Corcoran sold her business to NRT Incorporated for $66 million.
6. Seize opportunities
She is also a “Shark” investor on ABC’s Shark Tank.
7. Be competitive
She’s a columnist for More Magazine, The Daily Review, and Redbook.
8. Start now
She has been featured in various shows such as Larry King Live.
9. Learn from the best
She’s also the real estate contributor to NBC’s Today show.
10. Have fun
She writes a weekly column in the New York Daily News.