NEW PARTNERSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: Dress For Success, Le Chateau and Erica Diamond

I am SO thrilled and honored to make an exciting announcement today. I have been keeping this under wraps, and still, the press release won't be going out for a few more weeks, but I can announce this: LE CHÂTEAU is launching a new partnership with Dress for Success to help economically disadvantaged women experience a transformation in their self-esteem and…

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How To Join The Women’s Entrepreneurial Club

We do a Wordless Wednesday all the time, so today I thought we'd do a Flashback Friday. So many different social media "isms!" Flashback to 2012, I was called upon as one of "America's Ultimate Experts" to share my advice for budding female entrepreneurs in the latest issue of Woman's World Magazine. If you are a woman thinking of starting your own business, here are some helpful…

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Meeting Barbara Walters and Sage Advice

It's not everyday you get to meet trailblazers. Glass ceiling breakers. It's not every day you get to meet people who were doing it FIRST. I have been fortunate enough to have met and interviewed some remarkable people over the years since starting this women's lifestyle brand 5 years ago, next month. [gallery ids="24259,17681,15615,20947,24287,17695"] (From left to right: Richard Branson,…

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Trading Prada for Peace

By Guest Blogger Marie Johnson [caption id="attachment_8381" align="alignnone" width="300"] photo credit: wikipedia[/caption] I was an advertising executive in the television industry for 12 years before I jumped off the fence.  I am an only child, raised by an Asian mother who had her own successful career in the medical field, and a German-American father with a successful career in the aerospace industry.…

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6 Spring Cleaning APPS To Help You Organize Your Life!

Yesterday morning on my weekly parenting segment for Global TV, I shared 5 Spring Cleaning Apps for Parents. You know, kind of like a DIGITAL spring cleanse! I encourage you to check out the segment and learn about some great apps that will simplify your life. I have included 6 below with their links, to help you GET ORGANIZED! There…

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WATCH: How To Make a Vision Board for 2014

It’s a brand new year. And a brand new year, means a brand new start. There is no more perfect time than NOW to make your vision board, and put your plan into action. I spoke about how to make a vision board on this morning's weekly Global TV segment. And you'll just have to watch to see what surprise…

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5 Hot Holiday Shopping Apps To Save You Time, Energy and Money

This Morning's Global TV Parenting segment was on a topic many of us can relate to right now - holiday shopping! It is a very stressful time for most-- both financially, as well as finding the time to get it all done on time. Today I shared 5 hot holiday shopping and budget apps which will hopefully take some of…

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David and Goliath and the Advantage of the Underdog

[caption id="attachment_21438" align="alignnone" width="300"] Malcolm Gladwell[/caption] Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine, a shepherd boy felled a mighty warrior with nothing more than a stone and a sling, and ever since then, the names of David and Goliath have stood for battles between underdogs and giants. David's victory was improbable and miraculous. He shouldn't have won.  Or should he…

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So, You Wanna Become An Entrepreneur?

Maybe you're struggling with work life balance and craving more flexibility in your schedule. Maybe you have an idea you want to put forth into the world. Maybe your kids are now in school full time and you are wrestling with the idea of starting your own business. Maybe, maybe, maybe. Well, I have a few more questions for you:…

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5 Steps To Get Off The Fence in 2013

2013 is your year. It's your year because you're going to get off that damn fence, and MAKE it your year. No excuses. If you've been perched on the fence getting splinters, unable to make a decision, paralyzed and afraid to take the jump toward your happiness, I am coming for you. I'm coming for you with the frying pan! Today,…

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