• 14 Books By Successful CEOs That Will Teach You How...
    Business Insider - Mar 3
    Business books are notorious for being loaded with MBA lard, trotting out "key takeaways" like "take risks," "build a great team," and "don't be afraid to fail." But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor... Read »
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  • Bill Gates Is Named The World’s Richest Person Again
    BBC - Mar 2
    Bill Gates has been declared the richest man in the world for the 16th time by Forbes magazine's annual ranking of global billionaires. The Microsoft founder once again beat Mexican businessman Carlos Slim to the top... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Why Bill Gates Is Backing Entrepreneurs In India
    Entrepreneur - Feb 24
    Will Poole, a top Microsoft executive-turned seed-stage investor, is tapping American and Indian tech entrepreneurs to back some startups in India that are decidedly not tech-related. Late last year, he closed his $20... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Bill Gates Top Giver In 2014
    CNBC - Feb 10
    America's 50 top givers in 2014 donated $9.8 billion to charity, up 27.5 percent from the top 50 gifts in 2013, according to a new report. Bill Gates was the top giver last year, according to the Philanthropy 50,... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • 13 Surprising Facts About Bill Gates
    Business Insider - Feb 9
    Most people know three things about Bill Gates: He's the richest man in America (second-richest in the world right now), he co-founded one of the most successful tech companies of all time in Microsoft, and he's an... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • Bill Gates: I Feel Stupid For Only Speaking English
    CNET - Jan 29
    Having spoken two languages since my earliest years, I can reveal there is one advantage. If someone really annoys you -- especially a referee during a tense soccer match -- you can say the most glorious things to them... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates Explains Why Breaking Bad Proves The World...
    Vox - Jan 27
    On Wednesday, January 21st, Bill and Melinda Gates made a very big, very public bet: "The lives of people in poor countries will improve faster in the next 15 years than at any other time in history," they wrote in their... Read »
    1 month ago
  • India Honors Bill Gates With Civilian Award
    Reuters - Jan 26
    India conferred one of its highest civilian awards on billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda for their work to improve health in developing countries. The announcement was made... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates On Mobile Banking, Connecting The World...
    Medium - Jan 23
    Fifteen years ago, Bill and Melinda Gates began a foundation that would spend billions to improve the lot of the world’s poorest. They have made a considerable impact, most notably saving more than an estimated five... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill And Melinda Gates Are Betting On The Change They...
    Fast Company - Jan 22
    Bill Gates, the world’s richest man, says the next decade will be the decade of the world’s poor. Since 2009, Bill and Melinda Gates have written a letter every January discussing the work of their foundation (which... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates Is Commissioning Art To Remind People Why...
    Quartz - Jan 8
    At first glance, the image above looks like it comes from a spread in Vogue magazine. Shot by Australian photographer Alexia Sinclair, it certainly has all the elements of a high-gloss fashion magazine photo shoot: gorgeous... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates’ Latest Passion: A Machine That Turns...
    Mashable - Jan 7
    "I watched the piles of feces go up the conveyor belt and drop into a large bin," Gates, the Microsoft cofounder and billionaire philanthropist, wrote in a blog post on Monday. "They made their way through the machine,... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates Doesn’t Want To Pay More In Taxes
    HuffPo - Jan 5
    French economist Thomas Piketty says the world’s richest man loves everything about his 2014 book, Capital in the Twenty-First Century. That is, except for the part about how the rich should pay more in taxes. Piketty... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 5 Of The World’s Richest Entrepreneurs At The Start...
    Inc - Jan 5
    If you needed more inspiration to start your business in 2015, check out what some of the world's richest entrepreneurs have been up to in the past 12 months (and exactly how much they're worth now). While they may have... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates: 2014 Was A Huge Year For Things That...
    Business Insider - Dec 16
    Bill Gates is proud of what the world accomplished in 2014. It was a rough year in many ways, but there's good news to celebrate, too: We're making progress on eradicating some of the world's worst diseases. More... Read »
    2 months ago