Mr. John Wood @ KUSOM

April 26, 2018

Mr. John Wood,founder of Room to Read and the author of Leaving Microsoft to Change the World, had an interaction session with MBA students, where he shared his experience of establishing the first library in Bahundada, Lamjung to twenty thousand libraries over fifteen countries. He explained how he and his founding team used the corporate culture to run the social organization to achieve the targeted results. He also highlighted the important link between the cause and the capitalism in the business organization. Today Room to Read has sponsored the construction of twenty five hundred school buildings, funded long term scholarships for over fifty thousand young women, trained over fifteen thousand teachers and over twelve million students have access to enhanced educational opportunities. 
The school thanks Mr. Wood for his valuable time and sharing his experience.