Steve Jobs has had a number of ups and downs over the years. Check out this history in magazine covers depicting his dramatic rise, dramatic fall and triumphant return to Apple, as well as his product leadership over the last three decades.Picture 1 of 10
"This Man Has Changed Business Forever," Inc., October 1981
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An extraordinary marketing force: he created the market, the need, for his products and not vice versa. Product development was driven, not by market research, but by Jobs' passionate beliefs about communications and content delivery:) The soul of Apple is leaving with Jobs I fear. Apple Computer has already become Apple, Inc.. The playful rainbow colored apple logo has turned grey.