Would You Have Hired Steve Jobs?

An image of young Steve Jobs with Steve Wozniak at a 2010 Apple presentation. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

t’s easy in retrospect to say you would grab the leader who drove the creation of the iPhone, iPad and so many other things that built Apple into the most valuable company in the world.

But would you have taken on this scruffy college drop-out who showed some interest in technology but looked like a hippie and smelled so bad that Atari had to assign him to the night shift to placate co-workers who…