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Out Of Office Phenomenon – Chris Ward
July 30, 2013
I , Sam, recently came across this wonderful book with wonderful content, wonderfully presented called: OUT OF OFFICE.
Based on the same thoughts and values our own Out Of Office is founded 2008 !
Out of Office is the best place to change your life and have the big ideas to change the world around you. Over great coffee Moshi Monsters and Harry Potter were born, Obama s first presidential speech was composed, and many websites such as craigslist and Foursquare.com were built. It s where political revolutions and artistic movements have started.In this book you can learn from the biggest names and smartest thinkers on how to escape the rat race feeling and live life to the full. Full of kick-ass coffee, life changing ideas. And cake From coffee shops and hubs around the world. Grab your laptop, order a drink, ask for the Wi-Fi password and with this guide, you can make something great happen.
Bio Chris Ward:
He was responsible for building the successful phenomenon of Friendsreunited.co.uk to 12m UK members. http://www.prweek.com/news/185026/?DCMP=ILC-SEARCH
For non-profits, Chris was Creative Communications Director at Comic Relief, created the 10 million selling 3 red noses and oversaw the broadcast, creative and digital output for the, £82m generating, UK telethon, Red Nose Day 09. At 1GOAL he created a partnership with the global mobile industry around the 2010 World Cup http://www.gsm.org/1goal/ that reached over 1.6bn consumers, and resulted in Governments committing a further £400m to achieving Education For All.
He has worked with many Presidents, Prime Ministers & global non-profit organisations such as The Gates Foundation, White Ribbon Alliance, Fairtrade, Nelson Mandela Foundation, Oxfam, Save The Children, Facebook Causes, Twitter For Non-profits and directly with key individuals such as Queen Rania of Jordan. Desmond TuTu, Sepp Blatter, Jack Dorsey, Ban Ki-Moon, President Zuma etc.
Outside work, Chris has completed 10 international marathons & the 3 hardest mtn bike races in the world – across The Rockies, Alps & South Africa. He is married with 4 children & lives in West London. In June 2013 he is riding the entire route of Le Tour de France, one week ahead of the race.