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The show “Shark Tank” has become a constant in my life. Every Friday at 8 p.m., I’m glued to my television as I watch entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to a panel of investors – “sharks” – in the hopes of landing an investment deal. The sharks are all well-respected (and rich) entrepreneurs themselves. “Shark Tank” showcases a wide range of businesses; some are innovative and cutting edge, others are gimmicky or silly.

Recently, I started paying closer attention to the type of entrepreneurs frequenting the show. They’re usually young (with ages ranging from 18 to 35), ambitious and naïve – in a good way. A show based on venture capitalism isn’t what many would consider “must see TV.” However, we should all applaud the creators of the show for giving young entrepreneurs an outlet to showcase and scale their ideas.

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