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Steve Jobs

  1. 1. STEVE JOBS by Brook Hudson
  2. 3. Biography! <ul><li>Steve Paul Jobs: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Born February 24,1955 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Born in San Francisco, grew up in Cupertino </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>was an electronics hacker </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>was adopted </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Went to after-school lectures at the Hewlett-Packard Company. He was soon hired there and worked with Steve Wozniak.a summer employee </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. I <3 COLLEGEE <ul><li>Dropped out of Reed College after 1 semester </li></ul>
  4. 5. Social Aspects <ul><li>Jobs doesn’t over-extend himself </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs doesn’t make giant promises to please the stock market or the press. </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs isn’t locked into a single leadership style. </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs is obsessed with thrilling, delighting and dazzling people. </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs understands the value of practical innovation. </li></ul>
  5. 6. Ideas <ul><li>Nearly half the MP3 players out there are Apple iPods </li></ul><ul><li>iTunes controls 70% of the music-download business </li></ul><ul><li>Sell computer as fully assembled PC board </li></ul><ul><li>Iphone: Invention of the Year in 2007 (time magazine) </li></ul>
  6. 7. Mistakes… <ul><li>letting Microsoft take over the industry and take away so much money and market share from Apple </li></ul><ul><li>Starting Next Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs runs a company as he imagines it, but this creates an issue because no one else can replace Jobs </li></ul>
  7. 8. CURRENTLY! <ul><li>Chairman and CEO of Apple Computers </li></ul>
  8. 9. Business Organization <ul><li>Multinational Corporation </li></ul>
  9. 10. Philosophy <ul><li>“ Apple doesn’t make four billion semiconductors. Apple is only its ideas – which is only its people.” </li></ul><ul><li>His LSD experience: </li></ul><ul><li>“ one of the two or three most important things [he had] done in [his] life.” </li></ul><ul><li>Jobs knows that its not the company it’s the people and he also knows that everything he did as a child shaped him and Apple. </li></ul>
  10. 11. FACT <ul><li>According to Forbes, Steve Jobs makes $1 dollar a year, but makes $646 million in Apple stocks </li></ul><ul><li>Named CEO of the Decade by Fortune Magazine (2009) </li></ul><ul><li>Fortune Magazine's Most Powerful Businessman of 2007 </li></ul>
  11. 14. MORE FACTS <ul><li>Steve Jobs died August 27, 2008, according to Bloomberg Financial newswire. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The company accidently published the 17 page obituary of Steve Jobs while updating it. His battle with pancreatic cancer made it all believable. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 15. THE END