Eeek! My Dad Read My book!

He told me,

“I cried. Really proud of you. Especially when you slapped the guy who called you ugly – (Stripper Tip #56 Tune Them Out, Tune You In) – and when you tossed a $100 bill into the candle. – (Stripper Tip #66 Don’t Dance For Difficult People).

You’re incredibly brave to write such a vulnerable book.”

And I AM!

And I STILL work – everyday – to be vulnerable. To be open.[click to continue...]

Post Date: April 2, 2014

Why I Got Rid Of These Designer Shoes

I had just finished arranging – by heel height, color, and sex appeal – my impressive shoe collection – over 100 pairs – when a voice from the TV stopped me in my stiletto tracks.

The year was 1995.

The show was Charlie Rose on PBS. (Interesting combination, I know.)

The guest said, “In Western philosophy we are born an EMPTY box and we need to FILL it in order to become more of who we are.… [click to continue...]

Post Date: March 30, 2014

Barbara Corcoran Dishes On The Key To Your Success

A few weeks ago, my lawyer told me that due to a possible trademark infringement, I need to change the name of my newest and GREATEST offering ever – Business By Design.

I was peeved – for about 30 minutes. I purposely picked that name because I thought it was super generic, yet incredibly descriptive.

But the one thing I’ve learned to trust is that the universe is ALWAYS working in my favor.

From the time I got the email from my lawyers to the time I came up with a new name was no less than 48 minutes.… [click to continue...]

Post Date: March 25, 2014