Badass Queen #9: Dianna Yong

A jet setter and Malaysian goddess, Dianna is amazing at everything she puts her heart and soul into. She, like many, is rocking every inch of her world and sharing her amazing adventures through her aesthetically pleasing blog, VanityRoomBlog, and Instagram. She also just launched her new clothing line, Sayang Clothing, which we're all super excited about (You go girl!). 

1. Name, nickname: Friends call me Di or D.

2. Instagram: @vanityroomblog

3. Song that bolsters your self-confidence: "Work" by Rihanna.

4. Who do you aspire to be?:  I aspire to be someone who wakes up everyday loving what they do and knowing that they have developed something that they can call their own.

5. Occupation: I work for an app as an Image Analyst and Social Media specialist.  I also blog on the side.

6. What motivates you when you're not inspired?: Travel - I crave for the concept of uncertainty and the new.  There is something liberating about mobility and the sense of discovery.  Time alone is necessary for both my sanity and refocusing my passions in life.

7. What empowers you as a woman to push through every day obstacles?:  Doubt. There is something extremely satisfying about proving others wrong and, ultimately, yourself wrong. 

8. Advice to young girls who want to be a leader?: Go for it. 

9. What advice would you give yourself at a young age?: It’s not the end of the world. 

10. Fave book?:  "Outliers" by Malcolm Gladwell.

11. A quote that inspires you to be amazing?: “Work smarter, not harder” – my favorite FIDM professor, but I forgot his name.  But he’s still my favorite.