Jeff Raikes

Jeff Raikes

is the chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
When families save, they can get through emergencies like a bad harvest or a medical emergency. But it's more than that. They can also plan for the future, gradually saving up for a small business or for their children's school tuition.More Jeff Raikes quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
One of my great values that my father intuited, and indirectly taught me, is that you should always have a plan but be open to opportunity.More Jeff Raikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There's a lot of good that's done for society in building businesses, but it's also great to be involved in those things where you can be connected to the community, to the world, and think about how you can use what you're creating, both in terms of your personal skills as well as your products or services to do good things for others.More Jeff Raikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When families save, they can get through emergencies like a bad harvest or a medical emergency. But it's more than that. They can also plan for the future, gradually saving up for a small business or for their children's school tuition.More Jeff Raikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In business, the market gives you feedback in real time. Your sales figures tell you what's working, what isn't, and how you need to change. If you don't listen to the feedback, you go belly up. In philanthropy, there is no market.More Jeff Raikes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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