Work, Love, Pray

February 16th, 2012

Women building careers in a man’s business world find inspiration and a healthy dose of practical wisdom in Diane Paddison’s climb to the top of the commercial real estate industry.

As former COO of two Fortune 500 companies, Paddison’s success as a woman in a male-dominated industry defies the odds. Passionate about mentoring emerging women leaders, Diane features 15 successful women executives with relevant guidance for women balancing work, single life, family, and faith with integrity.

“Work, Love, Pray” includes self-assessment questions with each chapter, inspiring personal reflection and discussion points for group studies and book clubs. “To-do” lists guide action on the reader’s takeaways in every chapter.  

Diane Paddison directs all proceeds from “Work, Love, Pray” to 4word, the national nonprofit she founded to equip women with social media and face-to-face connection to peers, online resources, blogs and interviews. Sample “Work, Love, Pray” with a free download of Chapter 1, posted at

Watch Diane descibe Work, Love Pray on You Tube.