#124: Michele Promaulayko - Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan - #MeToo, Sex Ed, Wellness Routines, Meditation, & How To Break Into Content & Publishing in The Digital Age

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The Skinny Confidential Him & Her Podcast#124: Michele Promaulayko


( 2:05 ): Welcome back to TSC HIM & HER Show. This week we are joined by Michele Promaulayko, Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan. This is a wide covering episode with topics ranging from sex and the #metoo movement to how to break into publishing during the digital age.

( 3:55 ): Thank you to everyone that came to the LIVE podcast event with Emily Schuman and her husband Geoffrey from Cupcakes & Cashmere.

( 6:10 ): Michele Promaulayko is a successful brand builder with experience as both a print and digital magazine editor. She’s also an author of multiple books including Look Better Naked.


( 9:10 ): Michael asks: “Tell us about your childhood.”

( 10:15 ): Lauryn asks: “How do you transition from college to magazines?”

( 11:15): Lauryn asks: “What are some unique experiences you had at Sassy or YM?”

( 13:30 ): Michael asks: “Did you envision your path going this far when you started interning?”

( 15:50 ): Lauryn asks: “What’s a typical day in the life of an editor?”

( 15:55 ): Lauryn asks: “What do you do when you get overwhelmed?”

( 19:30 ): Michael asks: “How do you find the time to workout?”

( 22:05 ): Lauryn asks: “What are your top 3 wellness tips?”

( 32:00 ): Lauryn asks: “What are some of your favorite sunscreens?”

( 32:55 ): Michael asks: “How do you vet stories for print media with the mass of information?”

( 35:15 ): Michael asks: “Let’s touch on the #metoo movement.”

( 42:15 ): Lauryn asks: “What are some popular articles?”

( 42:45 ): Lauryn asks: “How do you evolve with social media?”

( 45:20 ): Michael asks: “Sex is still taboo in our society.”

( 48:20 ): Lauryn asks: “What advice do you have for people who want to get into publishing?”

( 50:00 ): Michael asks: “How do content creators get their content seen by a large publication?”

( 51:40 ): Lauryn asks: “What is a resource you recommend?”

( 53:10 ): Lauryn asks: “Tell us about your two books.”

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