In this book the author gives the reader the opportunity of seeing Steve Jobs as only his closest associates have ever seen him, and to learn what has made him, . Steve Jobs has been a popular figure in business books lately. First we had The Innovation Secr. : The Steve Jobs Way: Ileadership for a New Generation: In The Steve Jobs Way, Jay Elliot gives the reader the opportunity of seeing Steve Jobs .

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Overall the book told us that there is another way customer should use the products, there is another way to lead a company, there is another way to do things. I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?

I thoroughly enjoyed this book which is written by a colleague and mentor of Steve Jobs. Jay shares the lessons that come out of Steve’s intuitive approach to show how the creative and technological brilliance of iLeadership can be utilized to drive breakthroughs ileaderdhip any organization, irrespective of size.

J63 E45 Unknown. I will give my thoughts on the 1st two. I found this book very irritating because it reads like a PR release than a book on leadership lessons.

Although I admire his achievements and have bought many of the products he pioneered from idea to An interesting biography of Steve Job’s active adult life as co-founder and later CEO of Apple. Simon The legend of Steve Jobs and his messianic vision will never pass away – that is a fact I can vouch for.

I’m interested in the history of tech companies and getting a peek inside Apple made the book worth it. Feb 20, I,eadership Bezuidenhout rated it really liked it.

Time will tell whether Apple can remain a great company without the great Steve Jobs at the helm. NO ileadershop button, figure it out. I didn’t know much about Jobs’ rise in the digital arena; we’re all familiar enough with the huge success of the Apple brand; the ipod, the iphone, the ipad, and Macs.


But I’d love to read a more balanced book on Steve Jobs.

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Mar 02, Eva Majerova rated it really liked it Shelves: The Steve Jobs Way: I think these are things we can learn from him. Tim Cook the COO back then was named as the person who could bring all the pieces together, even with Steve gone.

Jobs is a great guy but you feel genedation you have to wash your hands to get the drool off after reading this too long. Contributor Simon, William L. Highly successful, highly innovative and inspirational most of the timeSteve was definitely a genius in his field — the un-disputed product czar of his lifetime as Jay Eliot puts it. The single question that is most often asked about Apple is how Jobs is able to get so many people to push themselves to create products that, although never previously conceived, instantly alter our lives.

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No talented, exceptionally skillful and charismatic person is without flaws; but what’s more important is that we have a strong commitment to persistently pursue what we desire and aspire to achieve. Create Stimulating offices that include social gathering places. His perspective on people like Steve Jobs and Ileavership Belleville was different from other accounts.

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If you look ov Great supplementary book to the Walter Isaacson biography. Account Options Sign in. That would be my only criticism of the book Steve Jobs was similar in character to other highly successful CEOs and founders of tech I thoroughly enjoyed this book which is written by a colleague and mentor of Steve Jobs.

That is why may be he never had focus groups or conducted surveys to seek out what the customers would want. Jobs passed, and there is nothing about his personal life. Written in partnership with William L.

However, it’s possible that no vetting was necessary because the author was so enamored with Jobs and Apple that nothing but undulating praise flowed through the first draft. In The Steve Jobs Way: The author worked side by side with Steve as Senior Vice President of Apple and brings us his deep insider perspective of Steve’s singular iLeadership style, which encompasses four major principles: This is a really good book if you can filter out all of Jay’s hero worship of Steve!


Product Steve Jobs desire was to create the simplest, most elegantly functional product that satisfied the customer need. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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It almost feels as if Apple’s PR department or even Jobs himself vetted this book. SearchWorks Catalog Stanford Libraries. It is easy to be read and its content is really interesting.

The best thing i loved about this book is how Steve jobs treated his employees and how he made them feel that Apple is their company and they must give the best for it so that it can change the world.

He is as tenacious, perfectionist, and someone who believes in holistic product approach. The way he lived, the way he struggled to gain recognition, and the way he could bring Apple become the most prominent IT company at the moment. It’s a very current book including the introduction of the iPad. Through the stories we can ileafership what Steve’s beliefs about how products should be and how he built the products and the team to make that kind of product delivered to customers.

I am just sad because of his contribution to humanity and how we are more in touch with Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian, but seem to truly value the likes of Steve only when they are gone. Feb 03, Rhonda Sue rated it really liked it. It kind of looked like Jay Elliot ileadersship to position Steve Jobs as a man of two extremes with no middle.