Good Morning Sunday: 7 Secrets to Success of Steve Jobs

by ZK on September 9, 2012

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“Sometimes life is going to hit you in the head like a ton of bricks, don’t lose faith” – Steve Jobs

Millions of people have taken inspiration from the words and wisdom of Steve Jobs, he inspired not only silicon valley entrepreneurs but also people in various fields across the globe.

And amongst those wonderful things that are a part of his legacy is a list of hidden secrets that we can all learn from. Seven Secrets to Success of Steve Jobs

These are seven success secrets that can easily be adapted by anyone who wants to be successful. Success is not related to your education or your academic qualification, you don’t need a professional degree to be successful.

Steve Jobs and a lot of other entrepreneurs have proved it that education has nothing to do with success. Jobs himself was a college dropout, in 1972 he dropped out of Reed College in Portland after just one semester.

Jobs started a company in his parents garage – The company that we know today as Apple.

What did Steve jobs know that we don’t ?

The Innovative Secrets of Steve Jobs reveals the 7 Principles that are largely responsible for his breaking success, principles that have guided Jobs through his career.

Principles that “you” can adapted to “think differently” about your company, product or services.

The Seven Secrets to Steve Jobs Success:

Secret One: Do what you love
- Passion is everything, get obsessed with what you do – If you own a blog get obsessed with blogging. If you own a product get obsessed with making it better for your consumers.

“Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you want to become.” – Steve Jobs

Secret Two: Put a dent in the Universe

“We’re gambling on our vision, and we’d rather do that than make “me-to” products. – Steve Jobs

Secret Three: Kick start your brain

“Creativity is just connecting brains.” – Steve Jobs

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Secret Four: Sell dreams, not products

“People who are crazy enough to change the world are the one’s that do.” – Apple Ad

Secret Five: Say no to 1000 things

“Innovation comes from saying no to 1000 things to make sure we don’t get on the wrong track or try to do too much.” – Steve Jobs

“Get rid of crappy stuff, and focus on the good stuff” – Steve Jobs’ advise to the new Nike CEO, Mark Parker

Secret Six: Create insanely great experiences

“People just want to just buy personal computers anymore. They want to what they can do with them, and we’re going to show people exactly that – Steve Jobs

Secret Seven: Master the Message

“You baked a really great cake but then you used it for frosting – Steve Jobs

You can have the world’s best idea, but if you can’t get people excited about it, it’s not good enough.

Steve Jobs one of the greatest storytellers, his presentations had no bullet points and very less text…They had powerful ideas that informed, educated and entertained all us.

“Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.” – Steve Jobs

Dream Bigger….Have a Super Sunday and a Great Week Ahead :)


Article by ZK

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Felicia September 10, 2012 at 5:21 am

Hi ZK,
It’s really great to have read many posts (and quotes) here about Steve Jobs! I really liked his quote “Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.” Thanks for sharing!

Becca September 10, 2012 at 5:15 pm

“Sometimes life is going to hit you in the head like a ton of bricks, don’t lose faith” – Steve Jobs
“What a mind can conceive will achieve” Its like having a faith the you will be success in the future.

Jasmine September 11, 2012 at 5:31 am

Good morning ZK. :)

Arthur@My Own SEO - Where to Start September 18, 2012 at 11:24 pm

Thank you for sharing the 7 secrets to success of Steve Jobs.I like the secret no.1.I believe that if you love what you do,everything will fall into its proper place..

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