Practical Magic with Barbara Corcoran: Reinventing yourself

Welcome to Practical Magic with Barbara Corcoran, WalletPop's exciting new video advice series in which anyone can get priceless one-on-one career advice from one of America's most popular, powerful, and personable entrepreneurs.

In our first episode, Barbara connects with a Georgia mom who is facing one of the toughest crossroads of her life and needs help reinventing herself for the future.

Barbara Corcoran is on NBC's Today every week talking about real estate trends, and she's served as the only female Shark on ABC's venture capitalism hit Shark Tank, produced by Mark Burnett. She's also the author of several best-selling books, including Use What You've Got, Nextville, and If You Don't Have Big Breasts, Put Ribbons in Your Pigtails.

No one knows how to make money -- and cut through the crap -- quite like Barbara. She's a true self-made millionaire. She started as a straight-D high school student and wandered through 20 jobs by the time she was 23. But then this brilliant communicator and salesperson struck gold. She parlayed a $1,000 loan into a a $5 billion real estate business, The Corcoran Group.

Now she's a beloved American motivational speaker, TV personality, and as of today, your personal coach.

Got a money problem in your life that Barbara can help you solve? E-mail her at
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