College & Workforce Readiness

Steve Jobs on Setbacks, Creativity, and Dreams

By Kevin Bushweller — December 26, 2007 1 min read

I was searching YouTube today for motivation-related material and I found this college commencement speech by Steve Jobs of Apple Computer. Sure, it’s a little dated (2005), but it’s an excellent speech about bouncing back from setbacks, the power of curiosity and creativity, and the importance of following a dream. It might offer some food for thought as the second half of the 2007-08 school year approaches. Check it out.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Motivation Matters blog.