Amy Shecter is the CEO of Glamsquad, a beauty and technology company that’s a Skimm HQ favorite that offers on-demand, at-home beauty services. Amy’s leadership roles have spanned from marketing to executive management. While her career trajectory hasn’t always fit into a clearly defined box, she’s paved a path for how to pivot skills to find success.
On this episode, Amy discusses how to give hard feedback to your boss (12:09), what it’s like to translate vision into tactics (14:30), and shares the conversation with her daughter that changed her career (20:16).
"When I got pregnant with my first daughter, I didn't think that I changed, but I felt like the world's perception of me changed." - Amy Nelson, the co-founder of The Riveter, told us.
"Just because you only do one thing well doesn't mean you can't do something else." Bobbi Brown told us.
"No matter what you do, whether you're in media or other things, learn business," she told us.