He has invested in more than 100 Israeli start-ups, helping 12 of them get in excess of $100 million. She went from straight-D student to a multi-millionaire when she parlayed a $1000 loan into The Corcoran Group, which sold in 2001 for $66 million.

Join serial entrepreneur Jonathan Medved and "Shark Tank" investor Barbara Corcoran in an exhilarating conversation about the genius of great business ideas.

Betty Liu will be selling and signing copies of her new book, Work Smarts: What CEOs Say You Need To Know to Get Ahead, following the event.

 

Can't make it to the event? Leave your questions for our guests below, and they might be used on stage during the Q&A. Keep an eye on 92Y On Demand after the event for any video clips we might share! You might see your question used on stage.

 
 

This event is part of the 7 Days of Genius series.

7 Days of Genius receives generous support from the John Templeton Foundation.

Brief Bio

Award-winning business journalist Betty Liu is editor-at-large for Bloomberg Television and the host of “In the Loop with Betty Liu,” a weekday program covering the headlines and major events set to shape the business day ahead. She also hosts "In the Loop, At the Half" on Bloomberg Radio and is an ABC News contributor. Before joining Bloomberg TV, Liu was an anchor for CNBC Asia and has been Atlanta bureau chief for the Financial Times. Earlier in her career, she was Taiwan bureau chief for Dow Jones Newswires—the youngest ever in Asia—and a Hong Kong-based regional correspondent for the newswire. In 1997, she received a Dow Jones Newswires Award for her coverage of the Asian financial crisis. Betty is also the coauthor of Age Smart: Discovering the Fountain of Youth at Midlife and Beyond, and a new book Work Smarts: What CEOs Say You Need To Know to Get Ahead.

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  • Jonathan Medved and Barbara Corcoran in Conversation with Betty Liu: The Genius of the Start-Up

    Date: Mon, Mar 3, 2014, 8:15 pm

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Venue: Buttenwieser Hall

    Price: from $29.00

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