If you think people's real lives don't effect their business, you might want to think again.
I missed many "bedtimes" when reading this book and I highly recommend it if you're interested in business stories, start-ups, or technology stories.
A real life story of doing everything you can while experiencing the pain and agony of getting squashed by forces much stronger than you.
Kaplan gives the reader an inside view of what it's like to start a new venture - the heady atmosphere, the bullying incumbents, and the all-consuming work required. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Stephan Stuecklin
If yuou have grown up in this Information Revolution, you will reminiscence from this book. Do you know Microsoft had a WinPad in 80s and 90s conceived. Read morePublished 18 months ago by rpv
I enjoyed learning the story of something I had not known about before. I appreciated the information, tidbits, insights, and tips. I wish it was done a little more cohesively. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Blair A. Russell
Amazing how a 80s company could have dreamed to be so innovative. Hats off to the risk taken and the tremendous journey through odds. Read morePublished 22 months ago by pk
A fantastic book about an entrepreneur in the mid ninetys trying to start up a company to build tablet computers. Read morePublished on September 25, 2011 by sjjacks
Being such a great dreamer that I am, reading this book took me through such an emotional roller coaster. Mr Jerry Kaplan wrote this book very well. Read morePublished on February 4, 2010 by Socrates Socrates
We know a lot more now than Jerry Kaplan could possibly have known when he wrote this book. We know, for example, that pen-based computing never took off the way he expected, that... Read morePublished on July 22, 2009 by Neurasthenic
This book is one of the best business tales i have ever read. Coming from a very fresh point of view and a completely different take on the usual business books that are the same... Read morePublished on July 2, 2009 by Rod James
Im reading this book on my lunch breaks and so far it's been a good one very intertaining.Published on May 24, 2009 by Jon P. Simms