Listen to the talk at Stanford University: www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcZDWo6hiuI or www.ted.com/talks/steve_jobs_how_to_live_before_you_die
Today I want to tell you three stories about my life.
The first is about connecting the dots. My biological mother, an unwed graduate student, put me up for adoption and she wanted me to grow up with parents who were graduates. It was all set for me to be adopted by a lawyer and his wife, but they decided they wanted a girl at the last minute and I ended up being adopted by another couple: my mother never graduated college and my father never graduated high school. [Read more…]