Steven Paul Jobs

Steven Paul Jobs is an American famous businessman and inventor. He is the Co-founder and CEO of Apple. He was born in San Francisco and was adopted by Paul and Clara Jobs. His biological parent, Abdulfattah was a Syrian Muslim, it’s made Jobs appearance looks like an Arabian. The interesting things from him were Apple, his fight against cancer and his leadership style.

At the beginning of Apple Computer in 1976, Jobs, Wozniak and Ronald Wayne decided to sell Apple 1 personal computer kit. Later, Wayne sells his share in this company to Jobs and Woz by $800. When Jobs brings his Apple go public, it generated more capital than any company in history. Jobs worked on Macintosh development (now: iMac) which was a legend product in history of personal computer by its design. Jobs capability in calligraphy made all of apple products always in high class design and typography.  As Apple continued to expand, Jobs became a famous person.

As a famous person, Jobs ever made world surprised. In mid of 2004, Jobs was announced that he had been diagnose with a serious cancerous tumor in his pancreas. After initially resisting the idea of conventional medical intervention and embarking on a special diet to thwart the disease, the tumor successfully removed. With all controversy about his health between 2004 until 2009, finally jobs got a liver transplant at Methodist University Hospital Transplant Institute in Memphis, Tennessee. Jobs’s prognosis was excellent.

In 2009 also, Steve bounce up his life once more, came back to Apple and was named as the CEO of the decade by Fortune Magazine. He was Rank 57th on Forbes: the world’s most powerful people. Those achievements have been made of Jobs aggressive and demanding personality. Floyd Norman from Pixar said that Jobs was a mature and mellow individual. Jobs was so proud with his Apple and his stylish products.
All at all, Steve Jobs is  an extraordinary man by any standard. Although he was a temperament person, all his innovation in Apple has made own colors in  Computer industries and business competition. We should learn from him that creativity is never end and never surrender whatever our conditions.

Gustaf Wijaya