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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Apr 25, Matt rated it really liked it Shelves: Jay Elliot has successfully illustrated another aspect of Steve, an aspect which hadn’t been seen before until he disclosed it to readers.

His perspective on people like Steve Jobs ileadeship Bob Belleville was different from other accounts. Great [book] for all of us working to keep our visions married to the details.

This is a view that few people have ever had of this unique, sometimes confounding, corporate visionary. Nevertheless, it was entertaining, and some of the stories of Apple and Jobs in the early years were interesting. Find it at other libraries via WorldCat Limited preview.

And so mesmerizing was his presence and his sales pitch that he convinced even CEO John Sculley to leave his stable position with Pepsi to join Apple which was by no means at par with Pepsi those days with the most w line ever quoted in HR History “Do you want to sell sugar water for the rest of your life or do you want to come with me and change the world ” http: Jun 15, Aakanksha rated it really liked it.

It was like reading Sherlock Holmes.


The Steve Jobs Way: iLeadership for a New Generation by Jay Elliot

Open Preview See a Problem? And these qualities are hardly imitated by anyone. View all 3 comments. Otherwise why else even be here?

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Apr 10, Donald Elton rated it liked it. Steve Jobs is hailed as a great leader and wonderful visionary whose vices were either presented as virtues or a weak rationalization was offered to do away with them. If you look over the punting of Steve, there are a bunch of valuable snippets on how to treat your employees, and the type of employees you should be looking for in the first place.

To see his why As someone who is not some years after this book was written a major fan of Apple, mostly because I feel that they are grasping at straws as they find themselves sinking well below the innovation standard that other major players are bringing to the market. Simon The legend of Steve Jobs and his messianic vision will never pass away – that is a fact I can vouch for.

Apr 02, Jason rated it liked it Recommends it for: Overall the book told us that there is another way customer should use the products, there is another way to lead uleadership company, there is another way to do things. Jay Elliot 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: I do however think that this book brings some incredible insight to what it means to be an individual who has a passion to change lleadership world in some way.

Written with William L. Mar 28, Haider Al-Mosawi rated it liked it. Inconsistencies stated in the book: The Return to the Little Kingdom: Nov 03, Sivanathan Subramaniam rated it generaton liked it. I would recommend reading the biography before this book. Meeting with Canon and Sony.


It’s a very current book including the introduction of the iPad. ILeadership for a New Generation.

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How enthralling, captivating and inspirational this reading is; for it had delivered the realistic story behind a Steve Jobs we saw in real life. Published April 12th by Brilliance Audio first published October 1st Assuming that most readers don’t have the charisma of Jobs who does? From the inception of game-changing products like the Apple II and the Macintosh, to his stunning fall from grace, and his rebirth at the helm of Apple as he developed the iPod, iPhone, and iPad, The Steve Jobs Way presents Jobs’s leadership challenges and triumphs, showing readers how to apply these principles to their lives and careers.

Interesting story to a point but after awhile you realize the book is really about the author’s “man-love” for Steve Jobs whom he worships in every possible way as many times as possible. Account Options Sign in. Overall I rate it around 6. Steve Jobs has taught me one thing and one thing alone: We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. Frequently pause and celebrate. Most of the really insightful parts I had heard before, and this book didn’t really add anything new. He is as tenacious, perfectionist, and someone who believes in holistic product approach.