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Wordless Wednesday: Erica-Diamond.com

I should not be showing you a premature website (it's not ready yet), but I give you Erica-Diamond.com.  As I wrote in a previous post a few weeks ago, it is something I have been wanting to do for a while. Here is an except from that post: "Blogging as you know, is not the only thing I do. As an…

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Wordless Wednesday: Would Love Your Help…

Rapunzel here! After yesterday's "YIKES" post, I have since let down my hair. I had a girl's night last night, and the conversation, coupled with a few drinks, a guy sitting next to us with a "murse" (man purse), and gut-busting laughter did me good. After all, it isn't how far you fall, it's how quickly you get back up. I can…

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Erica Diamond Interviews Huffington Post Founder Arianna Huffington

I am still on a high from meeting a true pioneer and leader in her field, Arianna Huffington, founder of The Huffington Post.  This woman is the real deal. When you talk to her, you can FEEL her energy. She gives you direct eye contact (which I love), a firm handshake, and lets you know she HEARS you. Arianna is…

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The Disillusionment of an Entrepreneur

By Guest Blogger Prerna Gupta When I became an entrepreneur at the age of twenty-three, I began in earnest, as do all entrepreneurs, chasing a dream. My dream was clear. I would build a consumer technology company that reached ten million people and sell the company for millions of dollars, before the age of thirty. Then, as the dream went,…

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The Liz Lange Interview: Her Maternity Empire, Motherhood, and More

Liz, I'm thrilled to have you, a savvy entrepreneur and mom grace our blog. I don’t think Liz Lange Maternity needs much introduction-- most of our mom readers know this well-known, fantastic brand. I loved my Liz Lange Maternity clothes when I was pregnant- comfort, style, affordability. Please tell us the story of how Liz Lange Maternity was born. I…

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Sara Blakely: My Confession

Sara Blakely, founder of Spanx, was just named the youngest self-made billionaire by Forbes Magazine. Yes, SELF-MADE BILLIONAIRE. No trust fund. No rich husband. All on her own. Unfrikkinreal. HERE'S MY CONFESSION TO YOU LADIES: When I see Sara Blakely, I am triggered. Our lives are parallel - up until the Billion Dollar List part of course! Sara Blakely, founder of…

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The New Moonlighting – Starting Your Own Company While Keeping Your Day Job

By Guest Blogger Alisa Ahlstone Lewis Are you ready to start your own business? Do you have your brilliant idea, the passion, smarts and confidence to make it happen, and a fabulous support team around you? Are you are totally ready to go for it? Just remember, you may not want to quit your day job just yet… I am…

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INTERVIEW: Erica Diamond Goes One-On-One With Real Housewife Jill Zarin

Jill Zarin- Real Housewives of New York. I wanted the interview. I landed the interview. And I think you will concur after reading, why she was a perfect fit for WomenOnTheFence.com. Jill is everything I stand for in life... chasing your dreams, making shit happen, working your butt off, being bold and ballsy, oh yeah, and she's smart too. So…

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Making Your Passion Your Paycheck

By Guest Blogger Maya Brenner As a child, I always loved stones, beads and all things that sparkled. I used to take my mother’s hippie turquoise jewelry apart, only to put it back together, re-worked into a much better design… at least in my opinion. Years later, when it came time to choose a career, I pursued a master’s degree…

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Being A MOMpreneur Is Big Business

So it's 2011. Maybe your kids are all in school now, and maybe you've decided that this is the year you're going to get creative - in every sense of the word. Maybe you've decided that you're going to get off the fence and contribute to society. That you're going to contribute to your household income. That you're going to…

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