The Making of Me

1 season, 6 episodes

From a jewelry designer who launched her business from home, to a Broadway star who turned every "no" she heard into strength to keep going, this inspiring series showcases powerhouse women as they share lessons they've learned to keep pushing through success, failure, and all of life's curveballs.

Season 1

Get Inspired Life Advice from Successful, Inspiring Women – Series Trailer Five remarkable women share their stories in Glamour’s new series, “The Making of Me.” Whether you’re starting over or starting your own business, trying to balance work and motherhood, or searching to uncover your true passion in life, you’ll find inspiration and advice as these women reveal their journey to becoming who they are today.
Get Inspired Chef Christina Tosi on the Power of Taking Risks and the Magic Behind Momofuku Milk Bar Owner and founder of Momofuku Milk Bar Christina Tosi was used to being the only woman chef in the kitchen, and she never let it stop her from reaching for success; in fact, it motivated her to work even harder than the boys. She shares her philosophy on learning from her failures, following her passion, and the art of taking risks in The Making of Me.
Get Inspired Natalia Oberti Noguera is Changing the Way People Talk About Women and Money Natalia Oberti Nuguera is the founder of Pipeline Fellowship, an angel investing boot camp for women. And she’s changing what society thinks when they hear these two words together: women and money. Watch to find out how the entrepreneur's struggles as a child have led to her success today, as well as her advice on why we all need to risk more. Plus, why you’ll start using WWASWGD as your new favorite acronym.
Get Inspired Daphne Oz Talks Body Image, Motherhood, and Balancing Relationships with Life at The Chew At age 17, Daphne felt so uncomfortable with her weight that she went to prom with her best girl friend. The way she felt about her body motivated her to make changes in the way she ate and how she took care of herself. Oz has made a career out of her commitment to healthy eating, turning her weight and body image struggles into a success. Watch to hear how Daphne balances her work life and new daughter at home, plus her advance on doing what makes you happy).
Get Inspired Book of Mormon and Les Mis Star Nikki M. James Shares How She Turned Her Childhood Dream into a Reality Broadway star Nikki M. James went from selling lipstick at a department store to winning a Tony Award for the hit Broadway musical "Book of Mormon." But the journey to get there was not always an easy one; Nikki shares her wisdom in the latest episode of “The Making of Me.”
Get Inspired Jewelry Designer Jennifer Fisher Talks Career Changes, Motherhood, and How to Face Some of Life’s Toughest Curveballs From starting her now-famous jewelry business in her bedroom, to overcoming a life-threatening health issue, Jennifer Fisher shares how she approaches challenges with grace and style.