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What kind of jobs did most self-made successful entrepreneurs start off in?

Steve Jobs — (1973–4) Subsequent to dropping out of Reed College after one semester, Jobs got job as a night-shift technician at the company Atari. Atari’s cofounder Nolan Bushnell later described him as “difficult but valuable”. 473 more words

Double Feature: Steve Jobs and The Intern

Time and chance make fools of us all, and that’s the closest explanation I can give for why I watched Nancy Meyers’s The Intern and immediately followed it with a viewing of  993 more words

The Glowing Screen

Sacré Bleu! Move to Name Paris Street After Steve Jobs has French Leftists Freaking Out

The local district mayor wants to call one of several new streets around the vast Halle Freyssinet high-tech startup hub the ‘Rue Steve Jobs’ 267 more words
Art & Culture

Paris Officials Object To Naming Street After Steve Jobs

CUPERTINO (CBS SF) – Officials in Paris, France are reportedly objecting to naming a street after late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, citing the Cupertino-based tech giant’s practices. 203 more words


Grace, letting go and dying

I’ve been humbled as of late. A few health scares have caused me to look even deeper at life and how I clutch on to fears. 840 more words

Communists don’t want a Paris street named after Steve Jobs

Paris is in the process of building a massive new startup incubator, Halle Freyssinet, which will eventually host over 1,000 startups, according to VentureBeat. In building the giant hall, the city will create a few new streets, and Jérôme Coumet, the mayor of the borough where the new building is being constructed, wants to name one of them after the late Apple CEO… 305 more words

Why Parisians Are Up in Arms Over Naming a Street After Steve Jobs

A proposal to name a street after the late Apple chief executive and co-founder Steve Jobs has divided the leftist city council of a Paris district. 296 more words