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Leaving Microsoft to Change the World

by John Wood

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
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Open LibraryOL24270426M
ISBN 109780061199646, 9780061835520, 9780061199653

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Home. Dear Readers, Since Leaving Microsoft to Change the World was published inI have been incredibly touched by people's reactions to the book and am thrilled to know that so many individuals share my belief in the power of education. I believe that the world needs more "action-oriented optimists," and together, many thousands of us have created such a.

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Reviewed in the United Kingdom on Aug Verified Purchase. An inspiring true account of a senior Microsoft executive who got fed up with pushing sales and decided to do something much less financially rewarding but completely worthwhile for others' benefit.

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John describes the struggles and successes. Leaving Microsoft to Change the World () is the story of John Wood, a former top-level Microsoft employee who left his career to found Room to Read, a non-profit charity organization. Room to Read aims to help stamp out global illiteracy by focusing on children's education and gender-equality.

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A proof of the power of one individual to. John J. Wood (born Janu ) is the Founder of Room to Read, a global non-profit organization focused on literacy and gender equality in education. He is the author of Creating Room to Read: A Story of Hope in the Battle for Global Literacy, Leaving Microsoft to Change the World: An Entrepreneur's Odyssey to Educate the World's Children and the children's book Born:Hartford, Connecticut, U.S.

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