• Bill Gates’ Back To School Advice For Teachers
    Quartz - Aug 20
    It’s widely accepted that education for children, at its best, is interactive and collaborative. And yet when it comes to teaching the teachers, professional development generally is a one-way stream, in lecture format at... Read »
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  • Legacy Wars: Steve Jobs Vs. Bill Gates
    LinkedIn - Aug 20
    Not long ago, Malcolm Gladwell made a bold prediction. Fifty years from now, Apple will be around and Microsoft will be gone, but Bill Gates will be remembered—and Steve Jobs won’t. As surprising as it seems, Gladwell... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Bill Gates Vacations On $330M Yacht
    Yahoo! - Aug 11
    These days, Microsoft founder Bill Gates is more concerned with helping to save the world than creating the next big gadget. But when the world’s richest man goes on vacation, he does it like no one else. The New York... Read »
    1 week ago
  • The Real Reason Bill Gates Will Be Remembered
    Forbes - Aug 6
    William H. Gates, III, shall ultimately be remembered as the most significant person of his generation. It may not be for the reasons you think. Bill Gates is eligible for consideration by virtue of founding Microsoft (I... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • 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 »
    4 weeks ago
  • 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 month 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    1 month 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 »
    2 months 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 »
    2 months 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 »
    2 months ago