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What the world needs GSD: John Wood at TEDxUNC


His talk on #GSD energized the audience to go out into the world and be bold. "It's not about you, it's about the team! Try not to say I, but we! Be a cheerleader and rally the troops."

Founder, Former CEO, and Board Co-Chair of Room to Read
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John Wood is the founder and board chair of Room to Read. He started Room to Read after a fast-paced and distinguished career with Microsoft from 1991 to 1999. John continues to bring Room to Read a vision for a scalable solution to developing global educational problems with an intense focus on results and an ability to attract a world-class group of employees, volunteers, and funders. Today, John focuses full-time on long-term strategy, capital acquisition, public speaking, and media opportunities for the organization. John also teaches at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and New York University’s Stern School of Business and serves on the Advisory Board of the Clinton Global Initiative.
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EntrepreneurshipCorporate Social Responsibility Inspiration & MotivationRelationship BuildingBusiness Leaders From Major BrandsCEOs
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