Bill Gates says that hiring and management is his biggest source of anxiety at work

Posted On: Feb 13, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Bill Gates says that hiring and management is his biggest source of anxiety at work

During a live Q&A on Tuesday, a college student asked Bill Gates what worries him at work.
Gates admitted that juggling the non-engineering components of running a business - hiring, managing, accounting - has made him feel nervous in the past.
He added that the Trump administration's influence on the Gates Foundation's work also gives him anxiety.
Over the past four decades, Bill Gates has launched Microsoft, donated billions toward furthering global health, and become the second richest person on Earth .
That's an immense amount of responsibility and productivity for one person. Gates may seem relatively relaxed, but like the rest of us mere mortals, he also feels anxious at work sometimes.
On Tuesday, during an interview at Hunter College in New York City, a student asked Gates about his worries and weaknesses at work.
"dealing with hiring issues and management issues... I always had to get other people to come in and help out who have a deep sensitivity as to how we were going to build up the...

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