• 21 Quotes That Take You Inside Bill Gates’ Mind
    Business Insider - Jul 23
    Bill Gates' personal net worth — an estimated $80 billion — rivals the GDP of Ecuador and tops Croatia's. The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, which he and his wife set up in 1997, gives away nearly $4 billion a year.... Read »
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  • Bill Gates’ Doomsday Prophecy Comes True
    Daily Beast - Jul 18
    In a surprising letter to employees released today, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that the company would be firing 18,000 people over the next year. It’s the largest layoff sweep in the company’s 39-year history,... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Bill Gates: The Best Business Book I’ve Ever Read
    LinkedIn - Jul 14
    Not long after I first met Warren Buffett back in 1991, I asked him to recommend his favorite book about business. He didn’t miss a beat: “It’s Business Adventures, by John Brooks,” he said. “I’ll send you my... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Gates, Adelson And Buffett Scold Congress On...
    Bloomberg - Jul 11
    Three of the world’s richest men -- Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Sheldon Adelson -- criticized the U.S. Congress, and particularly the Republican-led House, over its failure to revamp immigration laws. “Whatever the... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Bill Gates Backs Birth Control With Wireless Switch
    Huff Post - Jul 10
    First Bill Gates brought us a better condom. Now, the billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft founder is taking birth control to an even more amazing level. Gates is backing a long-lasting implantable birth control device... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Bill Gates Needs To Drop His Common Core Obsession
    Salon - Jul 7
    It’s hard to envision Bill Gates not getting exactly what he wants, or backing down from anything. However, that was before he became the sugar daddy and primary backer of the Common Core State Standards, which have raised... Read »
    3 weeks ago
  • The Fabulous Life Of Bill Gates
    Business Insider - Jun 30
    With a net worth of approximately $78.9 billion, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates is the wealthiest man in the world. Gates has been a public fixture ever since he and Paul Allen started a computer revolution in the 1980s.... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates Gives Advice To Stanford Grads
    Fortune - Jun 23
    How do you inspire a group of unusually smart, hard working, optimistic, and largely privileged youngsters who are already destined for success? Encourage them to learn from those most in need; urge them confront inequity;... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Warren Buffett Honors His Hero
    Forbes - Jun 18
    Warren Buffett and Bill Gates are the two most iconic philanthropists in the world, having given away tens of billions to much fanfare. But their role model is Chuck Feeney, a former billionaire who gave away his entire... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 6 CEOS Who Are Our ‘Other American Presidents’
    Fortune - Jun 18
    A feeble federal government has opened the door for business leaders like Starbucks’ Howard Schultz to address social issues Congress has refused to touch. On Monday, Starbucks announced that it would offer a steeply... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Commencement Wisdom From Bill Gates
    Forbes - Jun 17
    University commencement season may be drawing to a close, but this weekend saw an outpouring of wisdom from a club of top-tier Microsoft MSFT +0.47% alums, as Bill and Melinda Gates and Steve Ballmer spoke to graduates of... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates On Microsoft’s Sell Strategy
    CNBC - May 5
    I've sold over a decade the same number of shares every quarter, says Bill Gates, Microsoft founder, discussing his divestment strategy of Microsoft stock. Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates’ Infographic Reveals The...
    Business Insider - Apr 29
    Bill Gates posted the graphic below to his blog. It shows how many people are killed by different species of animal every year. The big red block at the bottom might surprise you: Read »
    3 months ago
  • Bill Gates Urges China’s Wealthy To Give To The...
    Business Insider - Apr 29
    Bill Gates has urged China's extraordinarily wealthy business elite to shed its aversion to philanthropy and donate to the poor, a potent message in one of the world's most economically divided societies. "Only when we help... Read »
    3 months ago
  • 5 Secrets To Talking To The Media (And Not Sounding...
    Entrepreneur - Apr 2
    Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has often been quoted saying, “If I was down to my last dollar, I would spend it on PR.” He has a point. Companies like Facebook, Google, Oracle, and Salesforce were all once unknown... Read »
    3 months ago