Get your pitches ready.
Namely, some very unhappy contestants.
“Not everyone leaves happy. Some people can’t take the truth and some people feel very intimidated by some of the feedback,” Allis told Mamamia.
“Business is about rejection, business is about things going wrong, it’s about dusting yourself off and getting back up. You know, that’s what business is. And if you can’t take a bit of constructive criticism you should not be in business.”
Some of the unmissable moments in the upcoming season include a 17-year-old with a half-a-million dollar doughnut business, someone claiming their business will turn over one billion dollars, and Shark Steve Baxter storming out mid-pitch.
The 53-year-old entrepreneur also hinted that some of the weirdest inventions this season will end up being the most successful.
“It’s probably happened about four or five times,” she explained.
“I walked in and there was one product and I just thought ‘Oh god, shoot me now’ and then I tried to bid on it and I ended up getting it.”