Laurie Ann Goldman, left, CEO and founder of LA Ventures and former CEO of Spanx, gestures as she is interviewed by Katie Kempner, right, EVP/Chief Communications Officer of CP+B, during the Commonwealth Institute's 11th annual Leadership Luncheon on Thursday Oct. 23, 2014 at Jungle Island in Miami.
Laurie Ann Goldman, left, CEO and founder of LA Ventures and former CEO of Spanx, gestures as she is interviewed by Katie Kempner, right, EVP/Chief Communications Officer of CP+B, during the Commonwealth Institute's 11th annual Leadership Luncheon on Thursday Oct. 23, 2014 at Jungle Island in Miami. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF
Laurie Ann Goldman, left, CEO and founder of LA Ventures and former CEO of Spanx, gestures as she is interviewed by Katie Kempner, right, EVP/Chief Communications Officer of CP+B, during the Commonwealth Institute's 11th annual Leadership Luncheon on Thursday Oct. 23, 2014 at Jungle Island in Miami. MARSHA HALPER MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Former Spanx CEO’s career advice: Be yourself

October 23, 2014 9:01 PM