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On Masters of Scale, iconic business leaders share lessons and strategies that have helped them grow the world's most fascinating companies. Founders, CEOs, and dynamic innovators join candid conversations about their triumphs and challenges with a set of luminary hosts, including founding host Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner). From navigating early prototypes to expanding brands globally, Masters of Scale provides priceless insights to help anyone grow their dream enterprise.

Masters of Scale Masters of Scale

    • Business
    • 4.6 • 471 Ratings

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On Masters of Scale, iconic business leaders share lessons and strategies that have helped them grow the world's most fascinating companies. Founders, CEOs, and dynamic innovators join candid conversations about their triumphs and challenges with a set of luminary hosts, including founding host Reid Hoffman (LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner). From navigating early prototypes to expanding brands globally, Masters of Scale provides priceless insights to help anyone grow their dream enterprise.

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    Rapid Response: What’s the next Barbenheimer? with The Ankler’s Janice Min

    Rapid Response: What’s the next Barbenheimer? with The Ankler’s Janice Min

    Summer’s not so hot at the movie theaters, and the same goes for streaming. Nothing’s come close to last year’s Barbie-Oppenheimer success, and Janice Min of entertainment news startup Ankler Media can’t say she’s surprised. Janice vets Hollywood’s offerings for the summer entertainment cycle, weighs in on deals from Paramount/Skydance to the astronomical price of NBA rights, and lays out the financial reality for media companies in an age of scrambling for everyone’s digital attention.

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    • 25 min
    Liquid Death’s Mike Cessario: Trust your taste

    Liquid Death’s Mike Cessario: Trust your taste

    Can drinking water look cool? That was the driving question behind Liquid Death founder Mike Cessario’s big business idea. Since launching its first tallboy cans of water in 2019, Liquid Death has used humor, design and smirk-worthy marketing to grow into a beverage company valued at $1.4 billion. Mike talks with host Jeff Berman about how he built the irreverent brand to help him escape his professional boredom.

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    • 34 min
    Rapid Response: Team USA’s bold plan for Paris, with US Olympic & Paralympic Committee CEO Sarah Hirshland

    Rapid Response: Team USA’s bold plan for Paris, with US Olympic & Paralympic Committee CEO Sarah Hirshland

    With 346 events over 17 days at this summer’s Paris Olympics, how do we zero in on the most important events, storylines, and takeaways? CEO of the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee, Sarah Hirshland, returns to Rapid Response to provide an insider’s guide, including a preview of Team USA’s strategy. Hirshland also talks about the latest Chinese doping scandal, how changes to the NCAA put the future of collegiate sport in jeopardy, and plans for the 2028 Olympics in Los Angeles. 

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    • 26 min
    Ron Howard: Evolve your vision (Encore)

    Ron Howard: Evolve your vision (Encore)

    This week, Masters of Scale is bringing back one of our favorite episodes. It’s Reid Hoffman’s conversation with Ron Howard, the legendary director, producer, actor, and co-founder of Imagine Entertainment. In this episode, Ron shares how he manages the balance between staying true to his vision, while also embracing change. It’s a crucial topic for many reasons, but especially poignant as Hollywood encounters artificial intelligence.

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    • 34 min
    Rapid Response: Why the fashion industry needs a makeover, with Imran Amed

    Rapid Response: Why the fashion industry needs a makeover, with Imran Amed

    The fashion world is at a sudden inflection point. Big luxury players are struggling, e-commerce markets are floundering, and ultra-fast players like Shein are disrupting. The Business of Fashion’s Imran Amed takes us inside the tumult, providing a framework to understand the trends and their larger economic impact. Plus: how manufacturers are adapting to new sustainability scrutiny, and the first year of Pharrell Williams’ tenure at Louis Vuitton. 

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    • 29 min
    Grammarly CEO Rahul Roy-Chowdhury: Trust, AI, and the future of work

    Grammarly CEO Rahul Roy-Chowdhury: Trust, AI, and the future of work

    New AI products are rapidly changing the landscape for businesses. This is especially true for the writing tool Grammarly. The $13 billion dollar software company’s CEO Rahul Roy-Chowdhury has taken the helm in the midst of a profound disruption. Host Jeff Berman talks to Rahul about how his time at Google helped prepare him for this moment, why he’s doubling down on building trust with customers, and how he thinks AI will shape the future of work.

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    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
471 Ratings

471 Ratings

america.turner ,

I LOVE THIS SHOW

I listen to every episode religiously!

Their production is so good. You get lots of actionable advice mixed with storytelling. The topics are always relevant and up to date, guests are interesting and the audio quality is HIGH.

I can’t get enough 😁

Amazing show!! Highly recommend.

kearney871 ,

Good content but overproduced

Of course great content and interviews but the sound effects and scripting just make it way too overproduced. There’s a reason colloquial podcasts are the most popular. Surprised Reid hasn’t listened to all this customer feedback yet...

Kobi Yamada ,

Chester

I absolutely love this podcast, I just recently discovered it and I am working through the many podcasts. I am a serial entrepreneur, and love learning the different insights that Reid talks about....love it

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