Pirates_of_Silicon_Valley_Essay - Two of the biggest entrepreneurial names in the business world Steve Jobs and Bill Gates offer a unique but different

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Two of the biggest entrepreneurial names in the business world, Steve Jobs and Bill Gates offer a unique but different set of leadership skills. Both are successful business owners that have developed Fortune 500 companies through their dedication and hard work Bill Gates offers a more participative leadership style. He believes in the value of input from his employees for overall company success. The driving force behind the success of Microsoft is the enthusiastic and hardworking attitude of Bill Gates. He understands that in business you will have fluctuations and changes that you must adapt to in order to succeed. With this business attitude, Gates has created a company that has been able to withstand the storm and still come out on top as a shining star. Through the process of delegation of tasks, Gates was able to develop a company that utilizes the skills of his team members to the fullest. One of the biggest differences with Bill Gates from Steve Jobs is he was not as creative as Steve. He didn't share his passion for developing through his ideas alone. Instead he utilized the ideas and advice of his team to produce some of the biggest technology game changers in the market today. He was a genius in his own way. Steve Jobs and Bill Gates were born in the same year. Both dropped out of college. Both started companies with good friends. Gates founded Microsoft with Paul Allen in April 1975, while Jobs founded Apple with Steve Wozniak exactly one year later. And both got rich, extremely rich. Job’s sold

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