Figuring It Out

Figuring It Out
Join host Melissa Guller each week as she interviews millennial women who run successful online businesses, blogs, and podcasts.

Amy Jacobus, marketing for artists, nonprofits and creative entrepreneurs
Nov 13, 2018 • 37 min
Amy Jacobus is the owner of Amy Jacobus Marketing, where she consults with entrepreneurs, artists and nonprofits to create easy systems around their marketing.
Gaby Guzman, creative activist
Nov 6, 2018 • 29 min
Gaby Guzman is a Creative Activist living in Miami.
Julie Finn, business coach + podcaster
Oct 30, 2018 • 31 min
Julie Finn is a business coach who helps professional women leverage their skills and experience in order to start and scale coaching and consulting businesses.
Phoenix Muranetz, speaker + ceremonialist
Oct 23, 2018 • 31 min
Phoenix Muranetz teaches us about the yin and yang qualities of masculine and feminine leadership, and why we need both to succeed.
Vix Reitano, digital expert
Oct 16, 2018 • 36 min
Victoria “Vix” Reitano has over 10 years of experience establishing, building and maintaining digital brands with highly engaged audiences that convert followers to clients.
Alissa Rumsey, registered dietitian nutritionist
Oct 9, 2018 • 28 min
Alissa Rumsey shares how she started and grew her health & wellness business into multiple income streams.
Megan Whitaker, holistic living expert + health coach
Oct 2, 2018 • 30 min
MEGHAN WHITAKER has built a coaching business and podcast around healthy living, and this week she tells us how she uses in-person opportunities (like conferences and expos) to grow her business in an authentic, personalized way.
Mandy Snell, business coach + project manager
Sep 25, 2018 • 27 min
Mandy Snell talks about how she started a coaching practice that felt “like her,” and how her project management experience sets her apart.
Amy Smith, brand strategist + creative badass
Sep 18, 2018 • 30 min
Amy Smith offers advice on how to find a tribe, focus on your genius zone, and guide people toward what they want.
Andi Forness, online dating coach
Sep 11, 2018 • 30 min
Learn how online dating coach Andi Forness runs her business, plus we talk about just many similarities there are between dating and business.
Ashley DeLuca, digital marketing consultant
Sep 4, 2018 • 28 min
Ashley DeLuca provides actionable digital marketing strategies to creative female entrepreneurs.
[S2 Trailer] Something new for Season 2…
Sep 3, 2018 • 1 min
We’re changing things up. Learn what you can expect from Season 2 of Figuring It Out.
How to find your perfect roommate (Cara Zelaya)
Aug 28, 2018 • 31 min
Learn how to find the right roommate, including where to search and how to evaluate candidates.
How stories influence work & play (Molly Zeff, CEO Flying Leap Games + Rich Lovejoy, Actor)
Aug 21, 2018 • 48 min
Molly Zeff (game designer) and Rich Lovejoy (actor) walk into a podcast…to help us learn more about storytelling.
How to work from home productively (Hilary Sutton, Author and Host of “Hustle and Grace”)
Aug 14, 2018 • 45 min
Learn about the benefits (and challenges) of working from home with author Hilary Sutton.
10 lessons learned producing the first 10 podcast episodes (Melissa Guller, host)
Aug 7, 2018 • 40 min
Host Melissa Guller (hi!) shares the top 10 lessons she’s learned producing this podcast so far. Well, and a few she hasn’t figured out yet.
How to write a dating profile that actually works (Em Hammel,
Jul 31, 2018 • 49 min
Em from teaches us how to write a great online dating profile. The kind that might land you an actual date.
Why should men advocate for women in the workplace? (Krystina Banahasky, CDO & Zephan Fischl, VP Sales)
Jul 25, 2018 • 39 min
Men, if you aren’t helping women succeed in the workplace, you’re falling behind in your career. Here’s why.
How can I negotiate my salary? (Krystina Banahasky, CDO & Zephan Fischl, VP Sales)
Jul 24, 2018 • 46 min
Learn how to negotiate your salary from two senior leadership members who interview candidates regularly.
How can you recover from getting laid off? (Corey Shelton, founder/owner Lime Life Media Co)
Jul 17, 2018 • 47 min
Even if you’re never been laid off, learn how to be prepared now in case it happens to you.
What’s the right way to give feedback? (with Samantha Ku, Dir. Operations, Square Capital)
Jul 10, 2018 • 30 min
First time managers learn how to offer effective but compassionate feedback with Samantha Ku, Director of Operations at Square Capital.
How does startup culture compare to corporate? (Samantha Ku, Dir. Operations, Square Capital)
Jul 3, 2018 • 39 min
See if startup culture might be a fit for you as Director of Operations Samantha Ku from Square Capital (@square) contrasts startup to corporate culture.
How can I profit from my passion? (Jossie Perlmutter, Chef/Owner Sweet Affairs Charlotte)
Jun 26, 2018 • 26 min
Is it really possible for me to earn a living from my passion? This week, Jossie Perlmuttter - chef/owner of Sweet Affairs Charlotte - is here to tell us how she does it.
Why won’t most men date ambitious women? (Jenna Birch, CEO of Plum Dating)
Jun 21, 2018 • 34 min
Author Jenna Birch introduces the Love Gap, the new dating phenomenon that explains why most men won’t date or pursue smart, ambitious, beautiful women.
How can I network authentically? (Jena Viviano, Career Coach & Business Strategist)
Jun 20, 2018 • 36 min
Your resume alone won’t land you that dream job, so career coach Jena Viviano teaches us how to network authentically. Like a real human.
Why are bullet journals so popular? (Alec Fischer, Filmmaker)
Jun 19, 2018 • 32 min
Why has the bullet journal grown into a viral YouTube and social media sensation? And how can you start one of your own?
[S1 Trailer] The modern millennial playbook
Jun 12, 2018 • 0 min
Season 1 is all about millennials navigating life in our 20s & 30s, including online dating, negotiation, business, and more.