Masters of Scale: Rapid Response

Masters of Scale: Rapid Response


Real-time wisdom from business leaders in fast-changing situations — covering the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. These fast, focused interviews with CEOs are the in-the-moment counterpoint to the timeless episodes in the classic Masters of Scale podcast. Hosted by Bob Safian, former editor in chief of Fast Company.

The pandemic, social unrest, the U.S. election – everything affects your team and your business. And the stakes are only getting higher. How do you address race and diversity? Should your business take a stand in the upcoming election? What role should your company play? If you’re debating how political to get right now, this is your must-listen. We’re talking with writer / thinker Baratunde Thurston on how companies can show up as citizens – citizens with the potential for outsize impact. Baratunde is host of the podcast “How to Citizen with Baratunde”, and an advisor to business leaders through these times.

Recent Episodes

  • Your company is a citizen – it can act like one, w/Baratunde Thurston

    1 week ago
  • Healthy offices and the myth of remote-work productivity, w/Diane Hoskins (Gensler)

    2 weeks ago
  • Nothing matters but this. w/Eric Schmidt (frmr Google CEO)

    3 weeks ago
  • What you can learn from how schools are pivoting, w/Success Academy's Eva Moskowitz

    1 month ago
  • Building a bridge over troubled waters, with Spelman College president Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell

    3 months ago
  • Inside PayPal's $530M plan to close the racial wealth gap, with CEO Dan Schulman

    3 months ago
  • What it will take for tech and Hollywood to be anti-racist, w/Color Of Change's Rashad Robinson

    3 months ago
  • A new playbook for new times, w/Ford Foundation President Darren Walker

    3 months ago
  • Burning cash, accepting turbulence w/Delta CEO Ed Bastian

    3 months ago
  • How business can engage against racism, w/Shellye Archambeau (MetricStream, Nordstrom, Verizon)

    4 months ago