Steve Jobs' Life By Design: Lessons to be Learned from His Last Lecture

Steve Jobs' Life By Design: Lessons to be Learned from His Last Lecture

George Beahm

On June 12, 2005, Steve Jobs gave his first―and only―commencement tackle, to the 114th graduating classification at Stanford collage, an viewers of roughly 23,000. They witnessed background: Jobs' 22-minute ready speech as a result reached 26 million on-line audience around the world. it truly is via a ways the most well-liked graduation tackle in background, framed with "three tales" that succinctly summed up crucial classes Jobs discovered in existence. Life-changing classes, he defined, can basically be attached while in retrospect, which he had performed in coaching for his speak.

Steve Jobs' lifestyles through layout starts with Jobs' personal phrases within the textual content of his speak and expands outward from there. within the deal with, Jobs gave us the dots, yet he did not have the posh of time to attach them. loads approximately his existence, his standpoint, and his own and company philosophies have been pointed out yet now not defined. we all know what he acknowledged, yet what truly did he mean? What do we study from him?

This booklet connects these dots. We see Jobs' existence and occupation via his personal eyes, in context, and in right point of view. His technique of on reflection illuminated his life―and by means of doing so, he serves as an suggestion to light up our lives as well.

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