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i wouldn't quit that company.
theres no way in hell bill gates is totally quiting, hes just retiring from his position. But he'll still be on the board, he'll still have his stocks and all. He's just changing his full time work to his charity.

In most probability, he will probably still be for-seeing major company decisions.
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post #32 of 54
He hasn't been the big man in MS for ages now. He has achieved his goals... Massive company, loads of money...

And its damn obvious that he will have a big hand in microsoft until the day he dies.
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post #33 of 54
actually, the richest man in the world has like $100 trillion. of course not in cash, but tied up in assets and governments around the world. i can't find a source, but that's probably because he lives in secret. he only has like 2 or 3 billion (only) to himself, and he lives somewhere in Brazil

btw, i'm not some dumbass that believes every conspiracy theory i hear.
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i wouldn't quit that company.
GOT DAMN!!!

and I wouldn't quit that girl in your avatar...
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actually, the richest man in the world has like $100 trillion. of course not in cash, but tied up in assets and governments around the world. i can't find a source, but that's probably because he lives in secret. he only has like 2 or 3 billion (only) to himself, and he lives somewhere in Brazil

btw, i'm not some dumbass that believes every conspiracy theory i hear.
Sure, he does
post #36 of 54
I bet that guy in Mexico hasn't donated billions of dollars to charity
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post #37 of 54
In my eyes Bill Gates is the richest man in the world. Giving away 26 billion dollars goes beyond financial wealth and I know a lot of people would say that they would do the same if they were in that position, but he is and he actually did it.

/salute to one of the most successful people alive in all senses of the word.
post #38 of 54
I heard this news like 6 months ago from friends, and they publish it in a story now?

Basically they just told me that Gates quit, and would work in his charity program thing instead of MS.
    
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post #39 of 54
LOL... I think if Bill Gates completely dropped out of Microsoft in stocks and everything financially, he'd still hold influence. It's Bill-freaking-Gates!
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I never thought about him quitting.
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