#124: Michele Promaulayko - Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan - #MeToo, Sex Ed, Wellness Routines, Meditation, & How To Break Into Content & Publishing in The Digital Age
This week on THE SKINNY CONFIDENTIAL HIM & HER PODCAST…
( 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.
DISCUSSION QUESTIONS WITH MICHELE
( 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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