Business Management : Apple Inc.

1874 WordsNov 28, 20158 Pages
Jasmin Harvey Professor Gary Clark Business Management 1301 24th November 2015 Think Outside the Box – Apple, Inc. I had the pleasure of researching Apple, Inc. I don’t own any apple products but I do admire the story behind the product. We are going to go behind the scenes of the major company Apple, Inc. We will look into the services, products, financial profile, history, and marketing. In order to understand who Apple is today we have to understand where it came from. The headquarters for the company is in Cupertino, California. The current CEO of the company is Timothy Cook. Apple currently has 92,600 employees worldwide.Apple Inc. was founded by Steven Wozniak and Steve Jobs in 1976. They had a vision that no one else could possibly understand. It’s hard to see someone else’s vision. Let’s take a look at where the name Apple came from. Jobs and Wozniak was in the car when they thought of the name apple. Jobs was on a fruitarian diet. They wanted a name to represent something that everyone always wants. I don’t know about you, but I’m not always a fan of apples. Jobs recently visited an apple farm and thought the name sounded fun. Wozniak was a fan of the Beatles, and he questioned due to the Beatles record label Apple Records. Jobs was more of the visionary type of person. He seen something great into what Wozniak was trying to create. Sometimes that’s all you need is a little push in the right direction. As I continued to research Apple it amazes me how someone
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