• An entrepreneur who went on 'Shark Tank' to pitch his 3-month-old startup in front of a national audience relied on an unusual memory technique to avoid panicking and forgetting his script

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    On an episode of "Shark Tank," Vibes founder Jack Mann received a $100,000 offer from Kevin O'Leary. He turned it down.
    Mann was initially nervous about messing up his pitch, so he hired a speech coach, who taught him an unusual memory technique.
    The memory technique involved associating keywords from each paragraph with a different image. Mann delivered his pitch seamlessly.
    Between the day Jack Mann was approved to appear on " Shark Tank " and the day the episode was filmed, there were about five weeks.
    "It was a stressful time that month; I'll tell you that," Mann told Business Insider...
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