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12/05/2022 06:15 PM | Click to read full article
Tony Fadell was instrumental in building the iPod, the iPhone, and the Nest Thermostat; and wrote a new book called Build: An Unorthodox Guide to Making Things Worth Making.
The book is basically about how to go through all the decisions you make as a leader. For him that was knowing when to quit a company that was failing, knowing when your time at Apple had run out, and knowing when to fire your lawyers for overcharging you. You have run through the full gamut.