“Words of Wisdom from a Tech Icon
Bill Gates is one of the most successful business leaders in the world. Gates dropped out of Harvard to pursue his interest in software and programming, founding Microsoft in 1976 with business partner Paul Allen. Today, Microsoft employs 94,000 people with total assets valued at over $121 billion.
Gates was ranked as the wealthiest person in the world from 1995 to 2007, losing the top slot in 2008 to Warren Buffett. (Gates reclaimed the #1 slot the next year.)”