When we think about the greatest leadership qualities; words like inspiring, innovative, creative came to our mind. When we think about Steve Jobs a picture came in front of our eyes that a person standing in front of a giant screen articulating a vision for beautiful, conceptual technology that changes the world.
More or less we know about the name of "Apple", an iconic technology brand that brought reflationary change in tech shabby life style. It best-known hardware products are the Mac line of computers, the iPod music player, the iPhone smart phone and the iPod tablets. The company was founded on April 1, 1976. Steve Jobs, the dreamer of the iPhone born February 24 in 1955.
They somehow already knew what you truly want to become." Steve had a great quality to influence and motivate his team and co-workers, and sees a future with possibilities. He saw the MP3 player as more than a walkman, if we tell about iPhone, he remarked, "We all had cell phones, we just hated them, they were so awful to use. The software was terrible the hardware wasn't very good," and so he challenged his team, "Let's make a great phone that we fall in love with, we are going to do it. Let's try."
It was the same with the iPod. Jobs had a way of seeing a greater future; we think that is the inspiration to innovate something new. He has been called genies certainly but also an unbelievable jerk. In his opinion "people who are crazy enough to think, they can change the world are the ones that do."
We see Steve as a visionary leader, he was passionate about the vision and his energy flowed from his passion. More importantly, he spent hours practicing and preparing ensuring his vision was fully understood. He has the ability to hire people, who are "inspired to make the dream a reality,"
Jobs proved his ability to be an effective leader over a constant period of time. During the CEO of Apple he was the part of leadership, he invent the Apple 2, the original Macintosh computer, and later the iPod, iPhone. He also helped modernize the way, we buy music through iTunes and we enjoy animated movies through Pixar.
It is not possible to describe Steve's leadership quality in few sentences. He was such a great personality and may be an idol for many people. In October 2003, Jobs was diagnosed with cancer. The legendary, visionary leader died at October 5 in 2011. Before finish the article we want to add a quote of Steve Jobs, Leadership is never an easy journey. It is hard work and filled with challenges. Before his dead Jobs said "remembering that I'll be dead soon, is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life,"
is BBA student at East West University