Steve Jobs’ Terrific Address at Stanford University

Through a post on LinkedIn, I recently came across a terrific speech by Steve Jobs; his 2005 commencement address to Stanford University graduates. The reason the speech is so good? He used just three personal stories to relate “lessons learned”. If nothing else, this tactic makes it easier for people to relate to and — more importantly — remember the basics of what he said. If you have 15 minutes, you’ll learn a lot about delivering a speech and enjoy some very important life lessons from one of the most successful people of our generation:

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