Melinda Gates Talks ‘Brash’ Microsoft Culture in New Book
"The Moment of Lift," is a memoir and manifesto on women and power.
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SEATTLE (AP) — Looking back at her time as an early Microsoft employee, Melinda Gates said the brash culture at the famously tough, revolutionary tech company made her want to quit. In an interview with The Associated Press, she says she didn’t discuss those concerns with Bill Gates, the company CEO who embodied that culture and was also her boyfriend, and later her husband. She said telling him “wasn’t my job to do that at…