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Barbara Corcoran of Corcoran Group

Tell yourself you have the right to be there.

To build up the courage take risks like meeting Donald Trump, Corcoran repeated a mantra her mother always told her.

"'I have the right to be here. I have the right to claim success for what I want. I have the right to be somebody.' And I would tell myself that again and again and again," Corcoran tells Inc..