"I realized that if I didn’t like my reality, I had the power to change my professional narrative"
"Be honest with yourself about who you are and how you work - this is unlikely to change tomorrow"
'It is imperative to love what you do, that way you will always have authenticity and integrity'
Discover how Lara went from working in Whole Foods to joining the General Mills portfolio
"I would love to be seen as a CEO and Founder, not necessarily a ‘female founder’"
"Building the business is hard but keeping the momentum going is a huge investment of energy"
"Failure is important to the DNA of the brand, consumers are smart and can see spot an authentic brand"
"If it doesn't light up your soul, you have got to say no"
"You get the most from life if you help those around you whenever you can"