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Shiza Shahid, co-founder of the Malala Fund: “My friends were sneaking out to parties and I was sneaking out to protests.”

January 22, 2020
Growing up in Islamabad, Shiza Shahid became interested in activism. And that interest propelled her to start the global nonprofit, the...

Kate Upton, model, actress, and founder of Strong4Me: “You are your only advocate.”

January 15, 2020
You probably know Kate Upton as a model and actress. She’s also a mother and businesswoman. Kate started working when she was 15, and...

Ambassador Samantha Power: “My main motto is lean on."

January 8, 2020
Before serving as US Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power was a scholar, activist, and journalist. Tune in to hear how she built her...

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

Shiza Shahid, co-founder of the Malala Fund: “My friends were sneaking out to parties and I was sneaking out to protests.”

January 22, 2020
Growing up in Islamabad, Shiza Shahid became interested in activism. And that interest propelled her to start the global nonprofit, the...

Kate Upton, model, actress, and founder of Strong4Me: “You are your only advocate.”

January 15, 2020
You probably know Kate Upton as a model and actress. She’s also a mother and businesswoman. Kate started working when she was 15, and...

Ambassador Samantha Power: “My main motto is lean on."

January 8, 2020
Before serving as US Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power was a scholar, activist, and journalist. Tune in to hear how she built her...

Missy Robbins, chef and restaurant owner: “I was working six days a week and mostly 12 to 14 hour days… when you're in it, you don't realize that it's not healthy.”

December 18, 2019
Missy Robbins is the chef and owner of Lilia and Misi restaurants in Brooklyn, NY and the co-founder of Grovehouse Hospitality. She sat...

LIVE with Kathleen King, founder of Tate’s Bake Shop: “Anger, bitterness, as you go on in life, you realize they're choices.”

December 11, 2019
We’re obsessed with Tate’s Bake Shop cookies at Skimm HQ. So we were thrilled to speak to its founder, Kathleen King, on this week’s...

Danica Patrick, former professional racecar driver: “I am coachable. Whatever it is, tell me. Because I want to do better.”

December 4, 2019
Danica Patrick first made a name for herself on the male-dominated racetrack and became one of the most recognizable female athletes in...