THE STEVE JOBS MUST PEOPLE
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Steve Jobs halted all philanthropic activities by Apple 17 years ago
and never resumed them. They made billion in revenue last year.
He was known to get in elevators with Apple employees then
tell them they' re fired before getting out again, as "a joke",
When Steve had to mi" cutbacks at Pi: -ta t, he fired people and didn' t give any
severance pay. Pamela Kerwin, an early Pear employee, pleaded that employees at
least be given two weeks notice,
kay," he said, "but the notice is retroactive from two weeks agif
Steve Jobs used a loophole in the UNOS registration
system to get his liver transplant before others.
Jobs and his early girlfriend Christan Brennan had a daughter, Lisa, born in 1978. But for
several years Jobs repeatedly denied he was the father, despite a positive paternity test.
Jabs swore in court documents that he could not be Lisa' s father because he was 'sterile
and infertile, and as a result thereof, did not have the physical capacity to procreate a child."
He pitted divisions of Apple against each other in an attempt to motivate
excellence", requiring teams to work 80 hour weeks and firing them for
the most minute of what he saw as failings