From left-to-right: Ariana and Dr. Stacia Pierce (courtesy photo)
Recently, the L.A. Sentinel had the opportunity to speak with the dynamic mother and daughter entrepreneur duo Dr. Stacia and Ariana Pierce about their secrets to career boosting success, business start-up advice and their Ultimate Success Tour.
The mother and daughter business owners never saw themselves working together. Over time, the two began helping one another so much so that they decided to merge their talents and skills by becoming business partners. Pierce brings the creativity, a fresh and young perspective, and her social media skills to the table. While Dr. Pierce is the marketing and the brains behind the brand. She creates campaigns, encourages and motivates her team, and is a new idea generator. With their combined talents, the two have been unstoppable.
Dr. Stacia Pierce
Dr. Pierce is a widely known life coach, author and business owner who lives by the quote, “to thy own self be true” and “write your vision, make it plain and journal about that vision, because what’s written is real.”
She holds one doctorate degree from St. Thomas University and an honorary doctorate in philosophy and religious studies from Friends International University. The honorary doctorate was presented to her after she wrote and published 21 books.
Prior to embarking on her educational journey, Dr. Pierce attended beauty school and later worked as an esthetician. After working in the cosmetology industry, Dr. Pierce decided that she wanted to help women in a much deeper way, this led her into the world of life coaching.
Today, Dr. Pierce is the founder and CEO of www.LifeCoach2women.com, creator of The Go Big Coaching Program, 37 Journaling Secrets to Success Attraction Course, Success Mastery Coaching Program, Inspire Perfume, Superstar Nail Lacquer and www.StyleShoppe.com.
Her career highlights and honors include:
Pierce’s passion for entrepreneurial success started at a young age. That same drive led her to the businesswoman and social media maven she is today. She lives by the quote, “preparation is never loss time.”
While some college students were coping with their first year and figuring out how to survive and thrive in their courses, Pierce who at the time was an 18-year-old college student, was juggling her academic courses at Michigan State University and working on creating her very own nail polish line called, Superstar Nail Lacquer. The nail polish has a fast-drying and formaldehyde-free formula in a wide variety of colors and can be purchased at http://superstarnaillacquer.com/store/
Aside from her degree in marketing and business, she also has experience in international marketing. Pierce is also the author of, “Skip the Part Start a Business”, “Around the World Style: The Travel Journal”, “How to Build Your Blogging Business in a Week” and the “Superstar Chic Fashion Planner”.
Her additional accomplishments include:
All of these items are available for purchase on http://arianapierce.com/
Recently, the pair decided to share their success tools with other business owners and leaders who are interested in transforming their businesses and seeing their dreams come to life at their Ultimate Success Tour. The tour which generally targets ages 23 and up, was created after the two received an increase in the number of followers on their social media handles. People from different states and countries were reaching out and connecting with them.
“The tour is a half-day coaching workshop so you get to here from me and Ariana,” said Dr. Pierce. “We touch basis on all aspects of business and leadership. We are telling you what works well in a business and how to make money now.”
During the conference, attendees will hear from both Dr. Stacia and Ariana Pierce, have the opportunity to network with one another, as well as learn:
For a complete list of tour dates and locations, interested business owners can go online to TheUltimateSuccessTour.com
When the two aren’t on tour, writing books and blogs or working on their multiple businesses you can find them doing what they love most, spending time with their family, traveling, visiting bookstores and reading fashion magazines.
Pierce encourages other people who are thinking about going into business with their son or daughter to respect one another, speak up, voice their opinions, and make sure it is not a forced effort.
“Sometimes if they are your parents, you don’t want to over step any boundaries and you still want to be respectful,” said Pierce. “At the same time, you have to bring your younger aspect, show them, test things out and don’t get easily offended by things. That way the relationship can stay smooth and intact.”
Pierce also goes on to express the importance of separating family time from business.
“When it’s family time, it’s family time and when it’s business, it’s business. If you keep the two pretty much separate, then you won’t have as many issues,” said Pierce.
Dr. Pierce motivates young women who are thinking about starting their own business but have been discouraged, to push themselves to start slowly.
“A lot of the time, we get discouraged because we are looking too big, we are looking at a big picture and we feel like we can’t tackle it,” said Dr. Pierce. “Start before you are ready. You don’t have to start alone. There are classes, courses, coaching, and workshops. There is so much help you get in business right now that it is really easy to start a business right now than ever in history.”
Stay up to date with fashionpreneur and business coach by following Pierce on Instagram @aritheheiress, Pinterest at Ariana Pierce and Twitter @AriTheHeiress. Don’t forget to follow success and business coach Dr. Pierce on Instagram @staciapierce and Twitter @lifecoach2women