Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People of The Year has been published for 2021. It’s fair to say most people in the west will recognise most of the names here, but for Apple Loop there’s one to focus on. Tim Cook. Nike’s Phil Knight has profiled the Apple CEO.
“Outside of our work together, I have known Tim as both a friend and as a rival college-football fan. (The tally since Tim joined Nike’s board: Auburn 2 wins, Oregon 0. So far.) Virtually all leaders of large organizations today have high IQs. What separates the good from the great are intangibles such as character, compassion, courage—adjectives that apply to Tim.”
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