The La Dolce Vita Show

Learn how to be a fearless woman in the world today. Heather Picken uncovers the success formula with each of her guests to help you navigate around challenges, get inspired, and find a formula that works for you in the workplace or building your global business. Her specialty is helping high achieving women in business and in the workplace breakthrough their limitations using neuroscience.
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Nov 28, 2017

Do you know that your body is always giving your feedback?

Are you listening?

If you don't have your health then nothing else matters.

My expert guest, Dr. Dave Tuck talks about the body's wisdom in how your thinking affects your vitality and health.

Here's what we talked about:

How imbalances in your thinking create illness and disease
How to learn what your body is telling you
How your perceptions create your reality
Understanding the underlying symptoms and the power of your mind
How to improve your health by doing this one thing...

**We had a few tech glitches but the interview was amazing!

Dr. Dave Tuck has been caring for Texoma area residents for more than 24 years in the health and wellness industry. He is the owner of Texoma Wellness Centers in Whitesboro and Gainesville Texas where he is a practicing chiropractor.

Dr. Tuck specializes in deciphering the body’s symptoms and detecting the underlying chemical, physical and emotional stresses that are causing poor health. Through his own wellness journey, he has traveled and explored globally, experiencing various healing methods, giving him the opportunity to learn more about alternative healing techniques that restore balance to the body and mind. He offers a variety of healing modalities to create customized wellness plans specifically for his patients that are aimed at helping them reach their optimum health goals.

Dave also became a certified Yoga instructor to aid in his own journey of self-discovery and healing.

He is the co-founder of Supreme Wellness LLC, with his wife Tania, which offers emotional wellness consulting, seminars, workshops and wellness retreats for their clients seeking to find more balance and flow throughout their life.
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Heather Picken is a renowned Success and Business Coach, Creator of La Dolce Vita: The Formula For Fabulous LivingTM a lifestyle brand and coaching business. Heather is also a Women's Empowerment Expert, Money Mindset Mentor, Leadership Trainer and National Radio Host. She teaches women how to own their power, breakthrough limitations and master all areas of their life.

Oct 27, 2017

Learn how to go from ordinary to EXTRAORDINARY in your life.

What are your goals and dreams that you would love to accomplish?

Have you reached your highest potential?

There's a formula for you to stop settling in your life and finally achieve your goals.

Want to get in the best shape of your life?
Attract your ideal mate?
Make more money in your business?

If you want to change your life you must do this ONE thing.

Your past doesn't have to hold you back.


Oct 22, 2017

Overcoming fear is one of the biggest things that holds people back from living a fulfilling life. 

In this episode on La Dolce Vita: The Formula For Fabulous Living, I talk about the formula for breaking through your fears and what specific types of fears that you might be experiencing right now.

What is holding you back?



You can be Fearless and Fabulous 

Sep 12, 2017

Every great leader has faced challenges in their business.

You're no different.
It's how you deal with it and there's a formula on how you can breakthrough any challenge you are going through right now.

As you go through the challenges in your business, you'll go through the next level to experience more.

The benefit of you experiencing this is that you become more valuable in the marketplace and you'll make more money and reach more people in the world when you do it.

Sep 3, 2017

Do you want to master your sales? If so you need to know how to master the art of reading people.

Mastering sales takes time but if you study and practice how to do it you'll go to the top 1% of the world.

Watch or listen to this latest episode of La Dolce Vita: The Formula For Fabulous living where I interview people who are masters in their area of expertise.

Imagine having the gift of X-ray vision to see through people’s defense mechanisms so you could really see what makes them tick? With his 30-years of experience as a psychotherapist delving deeply into the shadows of the psyche, Jamie will show you how to connect with the people who matter to you most. This powerful workshop is not a gimmick but more a guided set of skills how to recognize trustworthiness, emotional intelligence and receptivity and to develop the personal leverage to help you effectively create the impact you desire.

Learn more about Jamie here:


Jul 30, 2017

There is a SCIENCE of getting rich for women entrepreneurs. If you're wanting to go to the next level there's a formula.

I used to beat myself up not knowing how to do it and as a result I kept thinking that I would never generate the kind of money and live my own La Dolce Vita life, which means the Sweet Life.

As a women entrepreneur you have to know who you are. You also have to get clear on what specifically that you want and set goals that are aligned with your values.

When you set goals that are a fantasy and don't achieve them you will beat yourself and wonder why you can't get there.

The most successful female entrepreneurs and CEO's follow this formula and so can you!

I've been empowering female entrepreneurs world-wide in sharing how to build a successful business and attract elite clients.

If you have the determination and drive to make an impact in the world with your work then you have to do what others don't.

You have to reprogram your mind for success. The 1% do what it takes the others quit.

I've created a video training to help you be the 1%

Take my 3 Day Sweet Life Challenge and follow my formula.


Jul 19, 2017

Your unconscious mind is responsible for your success. In order to take action your mind has to be aligned with your vision.

I've been studying, researching, and implementing the latest in neuroscience and have helped my clients to soar to new levels.

My guest shares her techniques and strategies to breakthrough your unconscious mind and embrace who you are.

Lisa Lamont is a business & spiritual psychic advisor, hypnotherapist, author, and speaker. She teaches the power of 'Mirror Love' to empower women around the world.


Jul 5, 2017

Your thoughts are seeds that can birth ideas that transform other people's lives. My expert guests shares her journey of how she healed herself through her holistic inventions and products.

She birthed her business by her own health challenges which created her global empire. Her mission and vision is inspiring and her products are fabulous.

Eileen Durfee is a Healthy Home Expert, Inventor, Radio Host, Nutritional Balancing Science Expert, and Founder of, that she founded during her journey to recover from her own allergies to achieve total health. They offer a variety of innovative health products to help people attain optimum health. They safely help consumers gain Natural Energy and their products are high-quality, lab-tested that can be easily integrated into everyday life.

Eileen speaks about How Your Home Can Be Hazardous to Your Health, and on a variety of factors including building materials, Toxic Cleaning Chemicals, New Carpets and even Electromagnetic Frequencies (EMFs) and more. Eileen speaks on How to Create a Healthy Home, and as a former Real Estate Developer, and Home Builder for over 30 years, she understands toxic home environments and how to create healthy solutions to protect consumers and their families.


Jul 5, 2017

Are you are ready for the future of marketing?

The key to market as Thought Leader is embracing technology and learning how to master it so that you are creating more visibility and building your brand online.

I love my expert guest, she's created an online platform to get your business and brand out there on all of the social media channels.

CEO & Founder,PhotoPad. After practicing Social Work for over 20 years, Diane leaped into the entrepreneurial world to launch two tech platforms in the photo and digital content marketing space, her first product PhotoPad a consumer photo app on Facebook in 2010 and PhotoPad for Business in 2016. Her passion and leadership continues to empower women to succeed in business through providing resources and connections. She serves on the Board of Directors to Women In Wireless and Women in Tech. A Past Director of Founder Institute, a mentor to startups and invited to the Seattle White House Digital Tech Summit. She regularly speaks about entrepreneurship and leadership. Her credits include, Microsoft, Women Who Code, Women in Tech Seattle and Vancouver and Startup Weekend in which her teams have come in first and second place.

She received the 2015 Women in Business Award, 2012 Mom of the Year Business Award and 2012 Ambassador to the Children Community Award. She continues to do philanthropy work for women and children of abuse serving on the Board of Trustee for Olive Crest. She enjoys spending time laughing with friends and family, running and the culture and arts.


Jul 3, 2017

Having confidence in your business is the KEY to your success. If you don't have confidence you can't attract elite clients. If you don't have confidence you won't take the action you need to create a global impact.

My expert guest shares her formula around embracing your authentic self and being able to overcome the challenges that you might be facing when putting yourself out there with your product, service, or work.

Caren has invested the past 40+ years being of service to community by sharing her gift of song and media. She has been produced by Rhino Records. Created 8 CD’s that focus on moving community towards hope. She has provided arts programming for the public and private schools sector in LA. Authored 4 books. She is the host of the influential webTV Show The Little White Lie, a global movement asking you to say embrace your authentic self, talents, and gifts and say YES to embracing your Little White Lie!


Jun 27, 2017

Looking to scale your business?

You need to know how to hire the right team and find the right people.

My expert shares her philosophy of creating a successful team and she's had several businesses to prove it!

Kelly Hatfield is Co-Founder and Principal of Enginuity Advantage, Advantage Staffing Group, Enginuity Virtual Recruiter and hosts the Absolute Advantage podcast. She has been in the recruiting and HR field for over 20-years and loves serving others.

Kelly, along with her amazing business partner and team, have created and developed three successful businesses aimed at matching exceptional talent with the top organizations.

Her work consulting with companies to design recruiting and retention strategies and her work as host of Absolute Advantage podcast, where she talks with amazing leaders about best practices for team building, give her a unique perspective covering the hiring experience from all angles.

Jun 6, 2017

If you want to stand out in the online world you need to have the right formula. Stop being like everyone else and start stepping into being a Thought Leader so that you can create more influence and visibility.

In this special series we discuss the formula for making more money and awakening your leadership. These are critical components for creating global change and creating your own La Dolce Vita (Your sweet life!)

Joie Gharrity founder of 113 Branding is a Brand Strategist, Marketer, Author, and International Speaker. She worked in the Hollywood entertainment industry for 15+ years at top companies, in film, television, original web content, and branded entertainment.

She was hand-picked by the ABC Studio President to launch the first multi-media startup business for The Walt Disney Company.

After returning to the Bay Area, Joie was inspired to launch 113 Branding. She integrates her strategic branding and marketing vision with both the creative and business sides of the entertainment industry. She is passionate about working with entrepreneurs globally.

Joie recently launched her book The Red Carpet Guide to Visibility and Influence specifically for entrepreneurs. She shares branding and marketing strategies, techniques, tools, and tips that can be implemented easily and quickly so that entrepreneurs can elevate their brand and gain greater Visibility and Influence.

Jun 6, 2017

I've created a special series to help women entrepreneurs deal with mastering their mindset and play on a bigger scale. A Thought Leader is one who creates her own future and doesn't let the outer world to dictate her circumstances.

This next episode is about helping you push past through your sticking points in your business and your life

Maureen Manley is a former member of the USA Cycling Team, National Champion, and World Championship Silver Medalist. Maureen knows about what it takes to perform at a World Class level. She also knows what it takes to navigate through significant challenges. After a diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis, she turned her determination and focus to a new journey: exploring ways to integrate her mind, body and spirit to create optimal health and deepen her knowledge of powerful performance strategies.

Maureen has returned to cycling and established her business, Spirit In Motion. She currently delivers motivational presentations around the country, leads workshops, and consults with individuals and organization to champion their desires into reality.

Jun 4, 2017

Do you know the power of social media and how you can use it to attract paying clients?

Social media isn't going away so you might as well embrace it to learn and master the formula for social media success.

My expert guest breaks it down for you.

Diana Concoff Morgan, Business and Marketing Coach, author and speaker is passionate about teaching, inspiring and empowering entrepreneurs to grow their businesses. She specializes in online and offline strategies; showing you how to apply them to your business to get results.

Diana has over 20 years of successful business and marketing experience, building 2 of her own businesses using the strategies she offers her clients. She understands the struggles and challenges of building an effective, authentic online presence and has the patience and know-how to help you. She offers live and virtual trainings, and "Done For You" internet marketing services.


May 23, 2017

In order to reach your highest potential you need to put yourself first. It might seem contradictory but it's true. If you give to everyone else and leave nothing for yourself you will feel exhausted, not to mention resentful of the people around you.

My expert shares her passion for empowering other women to reach their highest potential using the formula of self-care. She helps women embrace the their true power and gives them the tools to love their bodies and fuel their minds.

Tatiana Amico is a Certified Health Coach and Business Mentor empowering women to take control of their health and life.

Tatiana works with women who want to stop complaining, start taking action, and love themselves completely.

May 23, 2017

I believe as a successful woman entrepreneur your business can transform when you have a healthy sex life with your partner. This is part of the formula for fabulous living that I asked my expert guest to share with you.

She is a fabulous entrepreneur helping women by a product she created. Her journey comes from her own issues and I love that she is an empowered woman helping others through education and her product that she sells world-wide.

Learn more about Bonnie's product by going here:
Sex Butter

Bonnie Gayle, Body Image Expert and the Founder of Sex Butter, educates on feeling comfortable and confident in and with your body as well as vaginal and sexual health. It’s all an “inside job”. Her product, Sex Butter is a sexually empowering pleasure enhancement and personal lubricant made with organic plant-based oils infused with messages of love and healing.

Bonnie’s experience being thrown into a traumatic menopause overnight caused major challenges with her sex life when walking around became dry and painful. At the age of 41, Bonnie was diagnosed with vaginal atrophy which she healed holistically with her product Sex Butter and a jade egg. Now Bonnie teaches vaginal and sexual health to women worldwide.

May 17, 2017

If you're sick of getting the same thing in your business and life then you have to change your game.

I know when I was playing small I felt frustrated and stuck!

Here's the SECRET, you need to get clear on what you want, stop complaining and start implementing.

My next guest knows these rules and even wrote the book on it.

Shannon Beasley Taitt, M.P.A., a native of Ayer, MA, is the founder and CEO of Deep Roots Consulting, LLC, that provides life coaching, consulting, training and facilitation. She is a transitional leader who believes in helping everyone get better results for and from themselves.

Shannon is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a BA in Political Science and Sociology and a Master’s degree in Public Administration. As a self-proclaimed “grassroots bureaucrat”, Shannon has more than 20 years of extensive experience in behavioral health, addiction treatment and increasing access to care for under-served populations.

With her energetic and powerful presence, Shannon’s professional experience has empowered her to address a wide variety of topics tailored to address the specific needs of each client. Whether coaching, consulting, speaking, training, or facilitating, Shannon is a catalyst for change, whether it’s for an audience of one or for an audience of thousands.



May 17, 2017

Are you staying TRUE to your dreams or are you giving up?

I have to be honest, I wanted to throw in the towel many times in my business because it got hard. What I realized that part of the formula for creating MASSIVE success in hanging in there when it gets tough.

When you do, what happens is your brain starts changing and you rewire those neural pathways to step up in a bigger way.

My guest is no stranger to challenge and she's built a successful business on this one concept of following her dreams.

A graduate of the first entrepreneurship class of the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston, Ludmila (Mila) Rusakova Golovine 20 years later runs the business that she presented in her class business plan. MasterWord Services has grown into a multi-million dollar company which has obtained the prestigious ISO 9001:2008 certification and has been recognized as a Top 100 Woman-owned business in Texas and a Top 500 Woman-owned business in the United States ( as well as ranked as one of the “10 Largest Language Services Providers in North America” and one of the “50 Largest Language Services Providers Worldwide” (Common Sense Advisory).

Golovine is recognized nationally and internationally for her innovative management processes and industry-leading client solutions. She has groomed MasterWord Services’ scope and capabilities for two decades as a professional translator, interpreter, and business leader. Mila understands the complexities of the global marketplace and gives her teams the tools to hone razor-sharp plans of action that generate successful results. She excels at providing her clients international business solutions based on creative thinking and strategic planning.

Originally from the former Soviet Union, Rusakova Golovine is an alumnus of the University of Houston and the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at the Bauer College of Business.

Listen or watch now!

May 12, 2017

Dr. Mitsie Vargas is not only a successful veterinarian she is the author of the book Alt-Vet: The Revolutionary Pet Care and Longevity Solution

Having a pet (Mr. Frankie Lee) my 7 pound Chihuahua has been a huge part of my life and business. Animals are great for entrepreneurs in helping you feel calmer and get through the challenges of being an entrepreneurs. Dr. Vargas shares her inspired vision and how she became a pioneer in her field.

I break down the formula how her biggest challengers became the catalyst to her success.

Grab a copy of her book on holistic pet care here, Alt-Vet: The Revolutionary Pet Care and Longevity Solution.

May 8, 2017

You go to the store to buy milk but what if you could come back with a man?

What I mean by this, is just how you make a list to go shopping you can also make a list of what qualities you want in a man and get a great guy.

Lumari's book, Shopping For A Man, is a Fabulous Guide for women to Own their Power and get clear on what they want! She shares how to break through beliefs that great guys don't exist, because they do!

I think you'll love this episode and make sure you pick up a copy of her book today.

Lumari is an internationally acclaimed intuitive life coach, transformational healer, visionary energy master, spiritual wisdom teacher and author who has shown thousands of people how to celebrate their soul purpose, connect to their highest destiny, generate personal and business success and Live Inspired.

She is the author of Akashic Records: Collective Keepers of Divine Expression and Alawashka: Language of Creation and Living Inspired with Lumari. In her podcast, Cosmic Coffee Break, Lumari shares the brilliance of the universe with wisdom teachings, meditations and vibrational healing so you can, “Take your inner being to the outer limits.”

Lumari offers private coaching, consultations and workshops for true personal and spiritual growth, success and fulfillment in all areas of your life. Her profound intuitive gifts and depth of spiritual wisdom combined with joyful clarity offers the guidance you need for your success and fulfillment.

May 7, 2017

Being a leader is about activating your greatness. I find it interesting that so many woman are not owning their true power and potential when it comes to this topic.

When you see yourself as a leader you start showing up bigger and better than before. Every woman has the ability to activate this within them.

My guest Lolly shares her formula on what you need to do to OWN your greatness and power.

Lolly Daskal is one of the most sought-after executive leadership coaches in the world. Her extensive cross-cultural expertise spans 14 countries, six languages and hundreds of companies. As founder and CEO of Lead From Within, her proprietary leadership program is engineered to be a catalyst for leaders who want to enhance performance and make a meaningful difference in their companies, their lives, and the world. Based on a mix of modern philosophy, science, and nearly thirty years coaching top executives, Lolly’s perspective on leadership continues to break new ground and produce exceptional results.

Of her many awards and accolades, Lolly was designated a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc. magazine.

Her writing has appeared in HBR,, Fast Company (Ask The Expert), Huffington Post,and Psychology Today, and others.

Lolly’s proprietary insights are the subject of her new book, The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness, available 4 preorder today

May 1, 2017

I love this formula on overcoming obstacles...

If you are faced with an obstacle in your business or life and need some inspiration, you've come to the right place.

My mission is to INSPIRE people that want to reach their highest potential. In doing this, you'll always face challenges along the way. The key is knowing how to navigate around these.

That's why I love my guest, Win Charles who is a woman that has known challenges, especially being disabled. She's so inspiring because her motto is to "Just Do it!," like Nike.

If Win can do it, so can you.

Watch or Listen to this episode to get inspiration and listen to her journey!

Born with Cerebral Palsy, Win Charles has defied the odds by becoming an author. Her memoir I, Win is an amazing story of how she remembers her life through the years of having a condition called “CP”. As a competitor in the Kona IronMan Triathlon, CEO of her own jewelry design company, and motivational speaker, Win Charles truly is an inspiration to many. Today Win Charles tours the country, speaking to schools and institutions to raise awareness about cerebral palsy and living a full life no matter what holds you back. She is also an advocate of veterans across the world.

Show your support: Sign up for Win’s newsletter to stay updated on new releases and appearances.


May 1, 2017

If you're having trouble asking for the sale in your business, you're not alone!

Whether your selling something for $30 or $30,000 there is a formula for mastering sales. If you don't master sales in your business you just have a hobby. And you can't make a difference in the world if you can't master this process because people won't know about your products or services.

First off you have to get over yourself, and think you're being SALESY. Here's the truth, you are not being pushy if you are creating a caring conversation in showing the value of how you can transform someone's life.

Mastering sales is about mastering yourself, and the ability to listen and ask the right questions. It's never about pushing someone into what they don't want.

That's very old school tactics and it's not what we're talking about here on the show.

It's time that you OWN your power and master the art of sales. The power of your questions DOES determine your life!

Watch this episode and let me know your thoughts!

Sales Maven offers one-to-one business mentoring, coaching and sales trainings for entrepreneurs. We also offer sales team assessments and training for corporate sales teams – large and small.

Sales Maven founder Nicole “Nikki” Rausch is a business mentor, coach, speaker, and best selling author. During her 22+ year sales career working for large companies like Hitachi, she’s gained extensive knowledge in the art of relationship selling.

Nikki has a track record of closing some of the largest deals in the history of the companies for whom she has worked as well as cultivating profitable customer relationships. She’s sold to organizations such as The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, Hewlett Packard, Clark County School District, Seattle Public Schools, University of Washington, & NASA. Nikki is an accomplished and revered communications coach, speaker and sales trainer whose expertise includes distilling and clearly conveying complex information to broad audiences.

Her two books, Six-Word Lessons on Influencing with Grace: 100 Lessons to Genuinely Connect with Colleagues, Friends, Family, and Lovers and Buying Signals, How To Spot The Green Light & Increase Your Sales are both available on Amazon.

Nikki holds a B.A. in Business Administration from the University of Washington and a Master Certification in Neuro-Linguistic Programming. She has been honored several times as a ‘top-producing sales person’ and ‘outstanding business partner’, and was featured on the cover of Female Entrepreneur Magazine in 2002.

Apr 21, 2017

Are you struggling to find time for yourself and as a result you find you're feeling depleted?

You're not alone because whether your an entrepreneur, mother, or professional it's easy to give so much to others and feel off balanced.

My next guest shares her secrets on creating a self-care practice that works for you.

I know for myself, I spend a good 2-3 hours in the morning to take time out for myself along with working out almost every day.

Stacy Fisher-Gunn is a Self-Care Designer, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified Diabetes Educator, and Author of Uppward. She is the founder of Living Upp, a self-care community that helps women develop powerful self-care practices that build strength and resilience so they can move through life’s heavier moments gracefully.


Apr 17, 2017

This is the first interview where someone made me cry! I met Chris at an event I hosted and he was the musical talent. He is a man on a mission and he does that through his speaking and singing.

Some people might seem him disabled with his cerebral palsy, but he doesn't...he sees himself as a valuable contribution in the world. I see him as inspiring and someone we can all learn from.

His song, 'Noise' that he performed on the show spoke to my soul. I was so moved by his message and mission that I wanted to share with you his inspired movement.

It doesn't matter who you are and what has happened to you in the past. What matters is that you keep focused and create a vision that INSPIRES the world with your work.

One Person
One Message
One Mission

Can make the difference in the world. You CAN create transformation that leaves your immortal imprint on the planet.

Please contribute to his cause and buy a T-shirt and let him know that you heard his show here!

International speaker and recording artist Chris Hendricks has shared his message of personal power and creativity with over 100,000 people. Having overcome various obstacles in his life as a result of his Cerebral Palsy, Chris uses his music and story telling to inspire others. He is living proof that success can grow from the seeds of being underestimated.


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