01.02-Leading the Revolution

01.02-Leading the Revolution - 4 “This trend will almost...

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1/1/2014 1 LEADING THE REVOLUTION ISM3004 – Computing in the Business Environment Revolutionaries! 2 Revolutionaries! 3 American-Statesman 1987 Bill Gates - made Microsoft in 1975 at the age of 19 Major establishment of software Michael Dell - made PCs in his dorm/would go on to be one of the biggest PC manufacturers
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1/1/2014 2 Revolutionaries! 4 Kris Krug. Revolutionaries! 5 Luc Legay. Revolutionaries! 6 Mark Zuckerberg - tremendous impact/revolutionary for social media & communications Steve Jobs - head/founder of Apple Sergrey Brin & Larry Page - co-founders of Google
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1/1/2014 3 Revolutionaries! 7 A great idea, a few good people… 8 A great idea, a few good people… 9 Jeff Bezos - creator of Amazon Kevin Synstrom - creator of Instagram
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Unformatted text preview: 1/1/2014 4 “This trend will almost certainly accelerate. We’re in a golden age of tech entrepreneurship where “the cloud ” means a startup can rent the computing resources one previously had to buy at great expense; where app stores give code jockeys immediate, nearly zero-cost distribution to a potential market of hundreds of millions of people worldwide; and where social media done right can virally spread awareness of a firm with nary a dime of conventional ad spending. Crafting a breakout hit is tough, but the jackpot can be immense.” John Gallaugher 10 A great idea, a few good people… END OF SEGMENT ISM3004 – Computing in the Business Environment...
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