In 1971 they created a software of a payroll sheet. Gates sold a software to reduce traffic when he was 15 years old to the value of $20,000. Even though Bill Gates got admission to Harvard University, he was never keen on following that path. He was only interested in establishing his own software company with Paul Allen. His plan became successful when
Steve Jobs Entrepreneur and Inventor Inventor, entrepreneur, and computing genius, are three elements that describe Steve Jobs. Many people know that Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple, but he was so much more. As a well known entrepreneur and inventor, Steve Jobs showed Americans and the world that technology could benefit businesses and day to day activities. Jobs left a lasting legacy as a man who consider others interests as important as his own. The early life of Steve Jobs was also when he realized that he was intrigued in technology and how he wanted to make a difference.
Growth Path The apple company became one the largest company of Information technology in the world with few years after the joining of Tim Cook. After the Steve jobs resign as CEO, Tim Cooke got the responsibility of CEO of Apple Company. He leaded the company very well. Beyond the Job of CEO, he played different important role in the making of new version of iphone, iPad, Mac and iPod etc. Apple announced a dollar 2.65 cash profit per share, investing $100 million in a work to begin construction of some Macs in the United States.
“Henry Ford’s ideas, the time and motion studies of Frederick Taylor, revolutionised American industry. Instead of a car being made from start to finish by the same people, cars were made on assembly lines.”, (Hardcastle.) Henry Ford needed no introduction and became renowned for his revolutionary work. “Henry Ford’s revolutionary advancements in assembly-line automobile manufacturing made the Model T the first car to be affordable for a majority of Americans.”, (History.) Ford Model T cars were as big as smart phones are today.
Apple 's revolutionary products, which include the iPod, iPhone and iPads, the iPad are now seen as dictating the evolution of modern technology. Born in 1955 by two University of Wisconsin graduate students who gave him up for adoption, Jobs was smart, but directionless, dropping out of college and experimenting with different pursuits before co-founding Apple with Steve Wozniak in 1976. Bill Gates affected a lot of American history through his impact on technology. Bill Gates had a lot of positive and negative criticism during his time working with computers. Bill Gates had his first big major opportunity with computers when he was 14 years of age.
ATARI Failure What happens when a company focusses only on performance, profit and increasing their share price and neglects the health of the business in terms of the people it employs? As an example of a business that did just that, Atari was founded in 1972 by an engineering graduate from the University of Utah, Nolan Bushnell, and shot to fame and wealth with much loved games like “pong”. Bushnell worked at a pinball arcade to pay for his studies, and this is where his inspiration to put computer games into an arcade format originated. His first attempt at launching an arcade game called ‘computer space’ was not met with great success. Bushnell attributed the failure in part to the fact that it was the world’s first arcade game but also
It was signed 1989 but it really started working Jan 1st 1994, from 1994 till 2000 exports from Canada to the US rose by over 150 billion dollars. The NAFTA has created more than 3 million jobs.That had a huge impact on sustainable prosperity jobs were created and the economy was booming. The European Union also has created a liberalized trading area which has made the world nearly completely free which has benefited numerous people in many different
Growth: OXO International has been growing at a really promising rate with an annual sales growth of more than 35% on average from 1991 to 2004. In these years of manufacturing kitchenware, OXO not only achieved to win over a large market but also went on to win many awards. OXO had started their journey with just 15 items Good Grips product line in 1992, which has 7 lines with more than 5 sub-brands in the form of over 500 products. The mission of OXO which was to provide innovative consumer products to people which would make everyday lives of people easier, has been proved they did fulfill and stick to their mission by the sales they have achieved over the
“I believe that computers are the most incredible tool we can use to feed our curiosity and inventiveness – to help us solve problems that even the smartest people couldn’t solve on their own.” (“Bill Gates”) II. Central Idea/Thesis Statement: Today I want to talk to you about the philanthropic life of Bill Gates and how his charity and computer success has forever changed the world. A. Relate the Topic to the Audience: While none of us have ever met Bill Gates, everyone here has most likely heard of him, and thanks to him, we can all effectively use computers to their full potential. B. Establish Personal Credibility: I am a business major here and I thoroughly researched Bill Gates and the charity he runs with his wife.
Apple’s organizational structure Introduction Attention Getter Apple Inc. is an American multinational corporation, which designs, manufactures and sells personal computers, consumer electronics and software, and provides related services. The company has experienced a tremendous growth since it introduced an iPhone smart phone in 2007, it is considered to be the most successful electronics company in the world.  Thesis Statement During the last few years, Apple company has achieved great successes in the electronic domain. Since 2011, Apple had become the most valuable company. How Apple company gets so much success.