Skimm'd from The Couch

Skimm'd from The Couch


"Look for a void" -- Martha Stewart, founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, on how to start a successful business. - Episode 038

December 4, 201833 min

33 min
“Tell me one thing I don’t want to hear.” -- Beth Comstock, first female Vice Chair of GE, on how she asks her team for real feedback. - Episode 037

November 27, 201832 min

32 min
“I’m struggling with this specific question. What is your take?” -Lauren Bush Lauren, CEO and Co-founder of FEED Projects, on how to ask your network for help. - Episode 036

November 20, 201832 min

32 min
“Can you take less?” --Barbara Corcoran, “Shark Tank” investor and Co-founder of Forefront Venture Partners, on the first question she asks during salary negotiations. - Episode 035

November 13, 201833 min

33 min
“If you act like you belong in the room, people think you do” -- Jennifer Palmieri, Former White House Communications Director, on how she acted confident in the Oval Office. - Episode 034

October 30, 201830 min

30 min
“Stay in your lane” -- AshLee Strong, National Press Secretary for House Speaker Paul Ryan, on the worst advice she’s ever received. - Episode 033

October 30, 201831 min

31 min
“I didn’t know who Shawn Mendes was. Big mistake.” -- Sylvia Acevedo, CEO of Girl Scouts, on what she’s learned from current Girl Scouts. - Episode 032

October 23, 201826 min

26 min
“Say yes to everything,” --Katie Couric, Founder of Katie Couric Media, on how to stand out at your first job.

October 18, 201835 min

35 min
“Be prepared to thicken your skin” -- Tory Burch, founder of Tory Burch LLC, on her best advice for starting a business. - Episode 031

October 16, 201830 min

30 min
“I thought that meant I couldn’t act” -- actor Taraji P Henson, on getting rejected for the first time. - Episode 030

October 9, 201832 min

32 min

More about Skimm'd from The Couch

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. ... Show More

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