MasterClass – Rosalind Brewer Teaches Business Innovation [FCO]
Fortune 500 CEO Rosalind Brewer has transformed companies like Walmart, Starbucks, and Walgreens— now she’ll teach you how to make an impact at any level.
After years of helming the ship at some of the country’s most iconic companies, including Walmart, Starbucks, and Walgreens, Rosalind Brewer has forged ahead in her quest to innovate while maintaining deep integrity. Now she’s sharing CEO-level strategies for team leaders of all types. Learn to promote innovation, gain buy-in on projects you believe in, and stand out as the leader you know yourself to be.
Famed businesswoman Rosalind Brewer has held leading positions at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Starbucks, Sam’s Club, Walmart, and other major companies. Learn about Rosalind’s ascent up the corporate ladder.
A Brief Introduction to Rosalind Brewer
Ranked on Forbes’ list of “100 Most Powerful Women in the World,” Rosalind “Roz” Brewer became the chief executive officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) in 2021 after leading several other major companies. Born in Detroit as the youngest of five children, Roz, along with her siblings, was the first generation in her family to attend college. She enjoyed science and math, which led her to study chemistry at Spelman College before moving into business.
After working her way up various corporations, she held leadership positions at Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Walmart, and other companies; she was also group president and chief operating officer at Starbucks and CEO of Sam’s Club. As CEO of WBA, she is, as of 2022, one of only two Black women to lead Fortune 500 companies. She is the first Black female CEO of the company and one of the world’s most influential business leaders.
Author(s): Rosalind Brewer
Videos Duration: 2h 38m
Course Source: https://www.masterclass.com/classes/rosalind-brewer-teaches-business-innovation