Rhetorical Analysis Of Steve Jobs Speech

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Jobs was speaking at 2005 Stanford speaking commencement his goal was to leave the future graduates with a state of mind to stay ambitious and hungry to be successful. This is a large graduating class that is around twenty one to twenty four he is giving this speech to and yet everyone seems to be in tune and truly inspired by what Job’s is saying. The audience seems to be fully enthused by Mr. Job’s speech, the topic he is talking about, and the occasion because, well they are about to graduate college. Just from this speech you can truly see how inspiring Steve was. He literally came from nothing didn’t even graduate college and still knew in his heart he would be something great because he refused to give up. Steve Jobs not only has inspired people in this speech but, in life as well. Steven Paul Jobs was an American businessman. He was best known as the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc.; CEO and largest shareholder of Pixar Animation Studios; a member of The Walt Disney Company's board of directors following its acquisition of Pixar; and founder, chairman, and CEO of NeXT Inc. Jobs is widely recognized as a pioneer of the …show more content…

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