Christopher Noble

Corporate Engagement
Environmental Solutions, MIT
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Christopher Noble works on Corporate Engagement for Environmental Solutions, MIT.

Outside of work I

Travel; reading books and watching movies that don't have clear endings; dinners with friends; my peaceful empty-nest life with my wife.

Outside of work I
My career path is

I chose a life of travel and adventure after university; then big business, then entrepreneurship. Working on environmental issues is my last chapter, as there is more to do than I have time left.

My career path is
My advice to others

Listen carefully and quietly to your own heart, and remember that you only have one short life to live.

My advice to others

About me

I was born/grew up in: Montreal

I now live in: Boston

I completed my training/education at: McGill University, Engineering and MIT Management

About me

I am motivated by

Making a difference; a sense of mission; working with passionate experts; working with young people.

I am motivated by
How I affect people's livesWe are totally focused on tackling the most challenging global environmental problems.
How I affect people's lives
What I do at work

My job has very little structure. I am on a mission that is deeply shared by my group. I spend my time recruiting people and groups to join our initiatives. I use my science and engineering skills extensively, but I use them to communicate so I can build bridges between the scientists and the business people.

What I do at work
When I was a student, I enjoyed:
  • Computer Science
  • Music
  • Art
  • Drama
  • Foreign Languages
  • Geography
  • History
  • Literature and Language Arts
  • Math
  • Physical Education / Health
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Other: The opposite sex.
When I was a student, I would have described myself as someone who:
  • Brought People Together
  • Enjoyed doing things on my own
  • Organized activities for my friends
  • Played on a sports team
  • Enjoyed working with my hands
  • Engaged in volunteer activities
  • Liked reading
  • Wasn't sure what I wanted to do
  • Liked to take things apart to see how they worked

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