5 Questions to Ask Yourself for 2014

By now, we all know that resolutions don’t work. We also know that goal setting is important, but goals need guidance – a set of principles or values that inform them and make them meaningful. The best insights won’t come from a list of things you should do this year. They’re going to come from […]

Start/Stop – My Plan for 2014

One of the simplest and most powerful ways to chart a course of action for the coming year is to consider your habits – the things (good and bad) you do with consistency. I have to say that I don’t really subscribe to the idea of good and bad habits because they are both created […]

On Authenticity

If you do nothing else in your life except become a self-actualized and authentic person, you will have accomplished an amazing feat.   I’m sharing this during the holidays because this time of year seems to be plagued with pretending. Family members harboring secrets, people faking happiness, couples keeping up appearances – and let me […]

Critical Questions at the End of the Year

This week, I just want to encourage you to be present for the last 8 weeks of this year.  No matter how hectic things get, find the time to be still. Celebrate your successes. Acknowledge the people who’ve helped you this year. Express gratitude for your blessings. Think critically about what you want for next […]

Lisa Live – December 2013

DECEMBER 5 I’ll be moderating a panel entitled Women Moving Higher in Hollywood. It’ll feature development executives from the CW and NBC along with an entertainment attorney and an agent from CAA. In short, it’ll be awesome so if you’re interested in the ins and outs of the business side of the entertainment industry, make […]

What Could You Achieve in 230 Hours?

The Math of Doing Amazing Things One of the most fundamental desires driven people share is greatness. We want to fulfill our potential and experience the joy and fulfillment that comes from doing great work. With the end of the year approaching, it’s time to start thinking about goals for 2014. Let me ask you: […]

The Latest on Lisa – Oct 2013


There’s been a lot of fantastic activity in Lisa land lately. So much to share. But most importantly, I’m really happy. Everything is moving at a nice pace. Here we go: LISA IN ACTION: So I’ve appeared on Pivot, Participant Media’s new network for Millennials, a couple times. Talking with Cara on Take Part Live […]

Me for Forbes: The Real Reason Women Aren’t Receiving Venture Capital

You might already know that there are 2 things that get me excited: entertainment and tech. But what you might not know is that I’ve become increasingly more active in the tech space. I’ve been transferring my knowledge of starting and running a business to entrepreneurs and also participating in initiatives designed to increase the […]