IUP Alumna's Blog Reveals What You Can Learn from Late CEO of Apple

Posted on 10/5/2012 2:39:41 PM

Business blogger Nancy Keene '72 has marked the first anniversary of Apple founder Steve Job's death with advice on how to build a successful career.

Keene, owner of The Perfect Fit, a blog and corporate leadership consultancy, earned an IUP Distinguished Alumni Award in 2012.

The blog post provides a recap of Jobs's guiding principles in business, which Keene says are the same principles that provide the foundation for The Changeometer™, a strategy for decision making and personal and professional growth.

Hours after its release on Friday, October 5, Keene's blog post, titled "The Power of Focus: Success Attributes of Steve Jobs," was picked up by both FoxNews and AOL Jobs.

Keene was a public relations consultant and crossed paths with Jobs in 1984, the same year Apple launched the Macintosh. In the photo, Keene is on the left, while Jobs is second from right.

Keene, Jobs

Photo © Ann Yow-Dyson, provided by Nancy Keene.