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The Resource Leaving Microsoft to change the world : an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children, John Wood

Leaving Microsoft to change the world : an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children, John Wood

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Leaving Microsoft to change the world : an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children
Title
Leaving Microsoft to change the world
Title remainder
an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children
Statement of responsibility
John Wood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964 January 29-
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Wood, John
Dewey number
370.917340954
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Education, Rural
  • Education, Rural
  • Room to Read (Organization)
  • Wood, John
Label
Leaving Microsoft to change the world : an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children, John Wood
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Discovering Nepal; leaving Microsoft -- "Perhaps, Sir, you will someday come back with books" -- An idea burns by candlelight -- You need to get home soon! -- Woody and john's excellent adventure -- Debating a radical change -- Lonely in a city of 12 million strangers -- Gates in China -- Walking away -- Starting over -- The start-up years: an object in motion remains in motion -- Making the ask - Expansion beyond Nepal -- A postcard from Nepal -- What every entrepreneur needs: a strong second-in-command -- September 11 -- Building "the Microsoft of nonprofits" -- Building the network -- You life is a mess -- Hitting our stride -- Putting girls in the place-school! -- "Count me in Don" -- The students of Cambodia - The network goes into overdrive -- Democracy in action in India -- The Tsunami -- The millionth book -- The next chapter of my adult life
Control code
ocm63705891
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 266 p.
Isbn
9780061121074
Lccn
2006041601
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)63705891
Label
Leaving Microsoft to change the world : an entrepreneur's odyssey to educate the world's children, John Wood
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Discovering Nepal; leaving Microsoft -- "Perhaps, Sir, you will someday come back with books" -- An idea burns by candlelight -- You need to get home soon! -- Woody and john's excellent adventure -- Debating a radical change -- Lonely in a city of 12 million strangers -- Gates in China -- Walking away -- Starting over -- The start-up years: an object in motion remains in motion -- Making the ask - Expansion beyond Nepal -- A postcard from Nepal -- What every entrepreneur needs: a strong second-in-command -- September 11 -- Building "the Microsoft of nonprofits" -- Building the network -- You life is a mess -- Hitting our stride -- Putting girls in the place-school! -- "Count me in Don" -- The students of Cambodia - The network goes into overdrive -- Democracy in action in India -- The Tsunami -- The millionth book -- The next chapter of my adult life
Control code
ocm63705891
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vi, 266 p.
Isbn
9780061121074
Lccn
2006041601
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)63705891

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