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Description: At 24, Lisa Fraser was an art and design school grad with an idea. Now, at 27, she’s chief executive of an international medical supply company, a celebrated entrepreneur, and is known for having turned down a $500,000 investment offer on the CBC reality show Dragons’ Den.

Source: FinancialPost.com

Date: August 21, 2015

Link: http://business.financialpost.com/entrepreneur/fp-startups/this-entrepreneur-backed-out-of-a-dragons-den-deal-and-the-reason-why-is-a-lesson-for-all-business-owners

Questions for discussion:

  • What is the value to entrepreneurs who present on shows like Dragons’ Den and Shark Tank?
  • What is the greatest value that investors can provide to start-ups besides money?

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