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Becoming steve jobs [electronic resource] : The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader. Brent Schlender.

Schlender, Brent. (Author). Newbern, George. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780804127820 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (13 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2015.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: George Newbern.
Summary, etc.: There have been many books--on a large and small scale--about Steve Jobs, one of the most famous CEOs in history. But this book is different from all the others. Becoming Steve Jobs takes on and breaks down the existing myth and stereotypes about Steve Jobs. The conventional, one-dimensional view of Jobs is that he was half-genius, half-jerk from youth, an irascible and selfish leader who slighted friends and family alike. Becoming Steve Jobs answers the central question about the life and career of the Apple cofounder and CEO: How did a young man so reckless and arrogant that he was exiled from the company he founded become the most effective visionary business leader of our time, ultimately transforming the daily life of billions of people? Drawing on incredible and sometimes exclusive access, Schlender and Tetzeli tell a different story of a real human being who wrestled with his failings and learned to maximize his strengths over...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 460222 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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