Sunday November 06, 2011

Gates, Not Jobs, Deserves Recognition

According to Maxwell Wessel of the Harvard Business review, the well-deserved business accolades that have been bestowed upon Steve Jobs since his death should be saved for Bill Gates instead, citing Gates’ philanthropy as the business model to emulate.

His argument is simple: Bill Gates sees his ultimate legacy as helping others and changing the world via philanthropy, while Steve Jobs saw his ultimate legacy as building a great company.