Steve Jobs Paper

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Steve Paul Jobs Darius Owens Global Leadership A1 Heavy demand for consumer electronics dictates today. Newer, faster, and cheaper products awes the global public when found or discovered. People who could revolutionize these intense demands receive praise, glory, and money. Steve Jobs is a man who has taken what the public wants and threw it right back with real information technology that leaves the masses in a daze when the market receives updates sent by Apple Incorporated. Steve Jobs currently cultivates the world with his ideals, perfectionism, and leadership in the world today. With many success stories, Jobs’ childhood could not be seen as a golden one. After his birth on February 24, 1955 in San Francisco, he ended up being placed in an orphanage home, where Paul and Clara (née Hagopian) eventually adopted him. His biological father later married and gave birth to Jobs’ sister, the novelist Mona Simpson. 1 During his age school days, he frequently attended after school lectures at the Hewlett- Packard Company in Palo Alto, California. He graduated high school in 1972, and enrolled into Reed College in Oregon. Unfortunately for him, after one semester, he dropped out of school, but he didn’t leave Oregon just yet. When he did come back to California in 1974, he became a technician at Atari, the famous video game company to save money for a spiritual retreat in India. People still do not know where along the road Jobs decided to take this trip. But when he came back from India in 1975, he came back a changed man; he became a Buddhist with a shaved 1 French, Laura. Internet Pioneers: The Cyber-Elite (Collective Biographies) . Berkeley Heights: Enslow Publishers, 2001.
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head and wore traditional Indian garments, he experimented with psychedelic drugs, later quoting that his LSD experiences are one of the most important things he has ever done in life, and distanced himself from a lot of people, because his new stance was that those who did not share his countercultural roots could not fully relate to this way of thinking. With proper funding from millionaire A.C. “Mike” Markkula, Steve Jobs along with Stephen Wozniak founded Apple in 1976 while Jobs was only 21 years old. While the company was starting to make ground in the electronics industry, they began looking
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