“Storytelling is everything,” Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran once said. “Show me an MBA and your sales numbers, that’s fine. But tell me a great story about how you got started and your vision, and we’ll talk.”

In the first episode of Season 8 of ABC’s hit show Shark Tank, two sisters–Kara Haught and Shelly Hyde–pitched a line of swimsuits made for women and mothers like themselves. The sisters were seeking $100,000 for a 20% stake in their company, Raising Wild. Continue Reading