Lisa Ocker

Lisa Ocker

The Happiness Equation

By Lisa Ocker | May 4, 2008

What do you get when you put 100 happy people together?

Well, lots of laughs, for star

Business Branson Style

By Lisa Ocker | April 30, 2008

Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson got an early leg-up with a loan from his aunt. Still in his teens, he already had a few ventures that had gone south—growing Christmas trees that were eaten by rabbits and raising parakeets with reproduction rates that far outpaced demand. But he felt good about this latest venture. And things…

Big Shoes to Fill

By Lisa Ocker | February 22, 2008

When you're a high school girl with a size-11 foot, a cute pair of shoes might as well be m