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CEO Tim Cook looks to mold a more streamlined Apple


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CEO Tim Cook looks to mold a more streamlined Apple

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Apple CEO Tim Cook is starting to initiate change at the tech giant, looking to create a more streamlined and disciplined organization without straying from the company's forward thinking culture.


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Let's just hope he doesn't do too much too soon, I was really surprised at him saying
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"tell me again how this helps me sell more phones?"
If that's all he cares about, we're in trouble.
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eh, unemotionally vested CEO's look for their quaterly/yearly bonus checks. Jobs, was absolutely emotionally vested.

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Let's give Tim Cook a chance. He was personally hand picked by Steve Jobs so that ought to tell us something....
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Jobs obviously knew how Cook was before he picked him, maybe this was the way Jobs wanted the company to go.
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Let's give Tim Cook a chance. He was personally hand picked by Steve Jobs so that ought to tell us something....
Oh yea, I have no way of ascertaining if Cook's as emotionally invested. That takes time to see.

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I don't think the quote about selling phones is too ridiculous. That's something I could imagine Jobs would have said when fielding suggestions for improving/altering the iPhone. Now, if that quote came in the context of discussing iMacs, well....
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"He was personally hand picked by Steve Jobs"

While we definitely should give him a chance, lets remember that while not hand picked by Steve Jobs, Jobs was heavily involved in the recruitment of John Sculley.

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