Skimm'd from The Couch

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“I’m always listening to people” – Eileen Fisher, founder of Eileen Fisher, on how she uses her introversion as a strength. - Episode 061

June 12, 2019
Eileen Fisher started her career as an interior and graphic designer. But that changed in the 80s. Eileen took a trip to Japan, where...

“Compartmentalizing” – Valerie Jarrett, former Sr. Advisor to President Obama, on the key to maintaining friendships in the workplace. -Episode 060

June 5, 2019
Valerie Jarrett started her career as a corporate lawyer. But in the late 80s, she made a change and headed to work in the mayor’s...

“The job should scare you.” – Erika Nardini, CEO of Barstool Sports, on how to decide whether to go for that new position. - Episode 059

May 29, 2019
Erika Nardini has spent her career growing and marketing brands, heading up big-name companies like Microsoft, Yahoo!, and AOL. She was...

About The Show

theSkimm's co-founders and co-CEOs, Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg, started their company from a couch. Now they’re bringing it back to one, and inviting powerful female leaders to sit down and chat about everything from celebrating career wins to the worst advice they've ever received. It’s an inside look at what it’s really like on the road to success. No BS, no sugarcoating.

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Danielle Weisberg
Danielle Weisberg
Carly Zakin
Carly Zakin

More Episodes

“I’m always listening to people” – Eileen Fisher, founder of Eileen Fisher, on how she uses her introversion as a strength. - Episode 061

June 12, 2019
Eileen Fisher started her career as an interior and graphic designer. But that changed in the 80s. Eileen took a trip to Japan, where...

“Compartmentalizing” – Valerie Jarrett, former Sr. Advisor to President Obama, on the key to maintaining friendships in the workplace. -Episode 060

June 5, 2019
Valerie Jarrett started her career as a corporate lawyer. But in the late 80s, she made a change and headed to work in the mayor’s...

“The job should scare you.” – Erika Nardini, CEO of Barstool Sports, on how to decide whether to go for that new position. - Episode 059

May 29, 2019
Erika Nardini has spent her career growing and marketing brands, heading up big-name companies like Microsoft, Yahoo!, and AOL. She was...

LIVE: “Focus on myself” – Hannah Bronfman, founder of HBFIT, on the best thing she ever did for her career. - Episode 058

May 22, 2019
Hannah Bronfman knows a thing or two about hustle. She’s been a professional DJ, the cofounder of an app, and an author. And now, she’s...

“I’ve learned how to say no” – Poppy Harlow, CNN anchor, on how being a mom has made her better at her job. - Episode 057

May 15, 2019
Poppy Harlow is an anchor on CNN Newsroom. She’s the host of the podcast Boss Files, where she talks to badass leaders about how they...

“Persistence wins” – actors Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini on advice they got from their moms. - Episode 056

May 8, 2019
Both Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini started their careers when they were really young. Christina shot her first commercial...