Time Inc.'s Fran Hauser Shares Her Career Advice

At this year’s Her Campus National Intercollegiette Conference, we were fortunate enough to have some amazing keynote speakers. Those of you who were lucky enough to attend will remember just how inspiring they all were and how much you learned from them! However, if you weren’t able to attend the conference, then don’t worry, because you can check out the videos of our incredible keynote speakers on our YouTube channel!

Fran Hauser, President of Digital of Time Inc.’s Style & Entertainment Group (SEG), oversees PEOPLE.com, EW.com, InStyle.com, and Essence.com. The sites that she supervises reach an incredible combined 20 million unique visitors monthly. Fran is also responsible for SEG’s mobile and tablet strategy.

Fran has had an incredible career, starting at Time Inc. in 2003 as Executive Producer of Time Inc. Interactive. She was later promoted to General Manager and then President of PEOPLE Digital in 2006, and afterwards was promoted to her current post in 2008. Before working at Time Inc., Fran was Vice President of AOL’s Programming Group.  In addition to these impressive career achievements, Fran has also worked at Ernst & Young, Coca-Cola Enterprises, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Watch Fran chat with HC’s Editor-in-Chief, Stephanie Kaplan, and speak to conference attendees about her unusual start to her career, new technology and its impact, and what she wishes she had known as a college student!