Steve Jobs doesn’t do everything by himself, he has a design team, a processor team, a sales team, and a distribution team.
The United States alone has 1000 standalone stores.
He didn’t only work for Apple, he co-founded Pixar Animation Studios.
Pixar created and directed Toy Story, A Bugs Life, Toy Story 2, Finding Nemo, Cars, and Ratatouille. Steve Jobs wasn’t even with Apple when created and designed the first Apple laptop, the Power Book.
Many heads of state assuredly do not merit such eulogies. And when the Turkmens turned out to mourn Saparmurat Atayevich Niyazov in 2006, they were probably secretly celebrating at least the recovery of the month of January, as Niyazov had renamed the first month of the year after his personal honorific, Türkmenbaşy.
One thread among the encomiums suggests that the world would be a better place if we just had more Steve Jobs in high places.Heroes have unique traits, but two that set them apart is confidence in their work and immense focus on their goals.To be confident means to have a feeling of self-assurance and to have faith in oneself.’s free newsletters."data-newsletterpromo-image="https://static.scientificamerican.com/sciam/cache/file/458BF87F-514B-44EE-B87F5D531772CF83_source.png"data-newsletterpromo-button-text="Sign Up"data-newsletterpromo-button-link="https:// origincode=2018_sciam_Article Promo_Newsletter Sign Up"name="article Body" itemprop="article Body"The nearly three weeks since Steve Jobs’s death has been like an extended tribute to the first global head of state.The memorial ceremonies worldwide, the special commemorative issues and, today, the release of Walter Isaacson’s last night, Jobs transformed personal computers, telephones, even retail stores, among others—and he would have probably taken on television, if he had lived long enough.Giving up a modicum of control eventually propelled the company to heights it had never before experienced—and cemented Jobs's legacy in the most histrionic terms imaginable.I myself follow Steve Jobs as a role model because I like the way he thinks on Passion, Belief and Life.Most of the products that Apple has created include recycled i Pods and Mac Books and aluminum.Steve Jobs and the Apple board of directors are very passionate about the planet.Millions of people have to manage others, and this challenge doesn’t necessarily bring out the best in us.A 2005 article by two psychologists from the University of Surrey, "Disordered Personalities at Work," found that senior British executives were more likely to demonstrate histrionic personality disorder (grandiosity and lack of empathy among other traits) than criminal psychiatric patients at Broadmoor Special Hospital in Berkshire, England, and they were equally likely to show narcissistic (perfectionism and a dictatorial bent) and compulsive tendencies.