Michel Leroux - Teacher, Writer, Co-Founder of Educators Home Share

Michel Leroux believes that the time it takes to create projects as an entrepreneur is secondary to finding the right people to work with. Find out what "important life lesson" Michel learned after a disastrous trip to Hong Kong and how teachers can overcome fear so they can make the world a better place with their ideas.

Can you start off by telling us where you teach?

At this point, I am not teaching. My wife Christine Hanna and I were living in Bangladesh before coming to Bandung, Indonesia, where we currently live. Dhaka turned out to be a very difficult place for us to live and work. Before going to Dhaka, we had looked into working at Bandung Independent School but there was an opening for only one of us (we are both teachers). Because of that, we accepted jobs in Dhaka. But when we decided to leave Dhaka, we contacted the school in Bandung and once again, there was only one opening available – for Christine (grade 1). We made the decision to accept the one...

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