The 48 Laws of Power

The 48 Laws of Power
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 480
ISBN: 9781101042458
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Release: 2000-09-01
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this multi-million-copy New York Times bestseller is the definitive manual for anyone interested in gaining, observing, or defending against ultimate control – from the author of The Laws of Human Nature. In the book that People magazine proclaimed “beguiling” and “fascinating,” Robert Greene and Joost Elffers have distilled three thousand years of the history of power into 48 essential laws by drawing from the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun Tzu, and Carl Von Clausewitz and also from the lives of figures ranging from Henry Kissinger to P.T. Barnum. Some laws teach the need for prudence (“Law 1: Never Outshine the Master”), others teach the value of confidence (“Law 28: Enter Action with Boldness”), and many recommend absolute self-preservation (“Law 15: Crush Your Enemy Totally”). Every law, though, has one thing in common: an interest in total domination. In a bold and arresting two-color package, The 48 Laws of Power is ideal whether your aim is conquest, self-defense, or simply to understand the rules of the game.

The 48 Laws of Power Reversal

The 48 Laws of Power Reversal
Author: Anonymous
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781329165069
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Release: 2018-03-16
Editor: Lulu Press, Inc
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

By now, the business world is probably familiar with Robert Greene's best-selling book, The 48 Laws of Power. Despite the book's success, there is something deeply unsettling and dishonest about its advice. What would happen if we reversed each of Robert Greene's Laws? What would that strategy look like? Whether you are an aspiring tyrant or an unassuming poet, this new book, The 48 Laws of Power Reversal takes a closer look at the dynamics of power. This concise edition clocks in around 60 pages and is only a taste of what will be included in the expanded edition of the same name. Using excerpts from history, film, popular culture, and famous villains, the expanded edition of The 48 Laws of Power Reversal will be about 500 pages in length, much like the Robert Greene book readers are familiar with. Look for the expanded edition coming soon, and in the meantime, skim through this concise edition and see if it suits you. *** Are honest people justified in praising honesty? You decide.

The 48 Laws Of Power

The 48 Laws Of Power
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 463
ISBN: 9781847651341
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Release: 2010-09-03
Editor: Profile Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

'Machiavelli has a new rival, and Sun-tzu had better watch his back' - New York Times Robert Greene's laws are now famous: Law 1: Never outshine the master. Law 2: Never put too much trust in friends; learn how to use enemies. Law 3: Conceal your intentions. Law 4: Always say less than necessary. At work, in relationships, on the street or on the 6 o'clock News: the 48 Laws apply everywhere. For anyone with an interest in conquest, self-defence, wealth, power or simply being an educated spectator, The 48 Laws of Power is one of the most useful and entertaining books ever; it 'teaches you how to cheat, dissemble, feign, fight and advance your cause in the modern world.' (Independent on Sunday). Robert Greene will teach you the distilled wisdom of the masters - illustrated through the tactics, triumphs and failures from Elizabeth I to Henry Kissinger on how to get to the top and stay there. Wry, ironic and clever, this is an indispensable and witty guide to power. The perfect gift book for the power-hungry (and who doesn't want power?); this is the Concise Edition of an international bestseller. From the internationally bestselling author of Mastery, The Art Of Seduction, and The 33 Strategies Of War.

The 48 Laws of Power in Practice

The 48 Laws of Power in Practice
Author: Jon Waterlow,Andrea Domenichini
Pages: 84
ISBN: 9783732387144
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Release: 2017-03-20
Editor: tredition
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Robert Greene’s The 48 Laws of Power has shaken up the lives of millions. It’s wielded by successful business executives, leading actors and musicians, and even by criminal kingpins. But how can you apply its lessons to your life? Perhaps you want to become a modern Machiavelli. Perhaps you want to escape the daily grind and realise your true potential and your dreams. Or maybe you’re just tired of finding yourself the victim of other people’s games. But with 48 Laws to choose from and a strong possibility that any one of them might seem like a radical overhaul of your habits and thought processes, it can seem overwhelming or impossible to put the Laws into practice. Help is at hand. Drawing on our major podcast series, Exploring The 48 Laws of Power, this book provides all you need to put the Laws into practice and make lasting changes to your life. We reveal the 3 Most Powerful Laws (the ones you should start with, and on which all the others build) and the 4 Indispensable Power Principles (the specific rules of thumb and social ‘hacks’ which explain how the Laws really work in the world today). Armed with this knowledge, The 48 Laws of Power won’t be a cool book you glanced through and then shelved. It will change your life.

Concise 48 Laws of Power

Concise 48 Laws of Power
Author: Robert Greene,Joost Elffers
Pages: 195
ISBN: 1861974043
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Release: 2002
Editor: Profile Books(GB)
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The perfect gift book for the power hungry (and who doesn't want power?) at an excellent price. The Concise Edition of an international bestseller. At work, in relationships, on the street or on the 6 o'clock news: the 48 Laws apply everywhere. For anyone with an interest in conquest, self-defence, wealth, power or simply being an educated spectator, The 48 Laws of Power is one of the most useful and entertaining books ever. This book 'teaches you how to cheat, dissemble, feign, fight and advance your cause in the modern world.' (Independent on Sunday) The distilled wisdom of the masters - illustrated through the tactics, triumphs and failures from Elizabeth I to Henry Kissinger on how to get to the top and stay there. Wry, ironic and clever this is an indispensable and witty guide to power. The laws are now famous:- Law 1: Never outshine the master Law 2: Never put too much trust in friends; learn how to use enemies Law 3: Conceal your intentions Law 4: Always say less than necessary

The 48 Laws of Power Pivotal Points The Pivotal Guide to Robert Greene s Celebrated Book

The 48 Laws of Power Pivotal Points  The Pivotal Guide to Robert Greene s Celebrated Book
Author: Pivotal Point Papers
Pages: 24
ISBN: 1495407950
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Release: 2014-02-01
Editor: CreateSpace
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The 48 Laws of Power Pivotal Points is your aide to rapid comprehension of the essential business principles delineated in Robert Greene's acclaimed The 48 Laws of Power.“The 48 Laws of Power” is a book constructed to give the reader an understanding of how to control the situation to get an edge over rivals, either to gain power or to understand the power dynamic in all areas of life.“The 48 Laws Of Power” takes from philosophies of Machiavelli and Suntzu and explores real-life situations such as those of Henry Kissinger and Queen Elizabeth I to demonstrate the power game. Use this helpful paper to understand the essence of The 48 Laws of Power, including: A concise synopsis summarizing the 48 Laws of Power, In-depth analysis of the most useful concepts from The 48 Laws of Power, such as (1) Conceal your intentions, (2) Keep others in suspended terror, and (3) Control the options; Preface on author Robert Greene and the origins of The 48 Laws of Power.As with all books in the Pivotal Point Papers Series, this book is intended to be purchased alongside the reviewed title, The 48 Laws of Power.

The Laws of Human Nature

The Laws of Human Nature
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 624
ISBN: 9780698184541
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Release: 2018-10-23
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the #1 New York Times-bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power comes the definitive new book on decoding the behavior of the people around you Robert Greene is a master guide for millions of readers, distilling ancient wisdom and philosophy into essential texts for seekers of power, understanding and mastery. Now he turns to the most important subject of all - understanding people's drives and motivations, even when they are unconscious of them themselves. We are social animals. Our very lives depend on our relationships with people. Knowing why people do what they do is the most important tool we can possess, without which our other talents can only take us so far. Drawing from the ideas and examples of Pericles, Queen Elizabeth I, Martin Luther King Jr, and many others, Greene teaches us how to detach ourselves from our own emotions and master self-control, how to develop the empathy that leads to insight, how to look behind people's masks, and how to resist conformity to develop your singular sense of purpose. Whether at work, in relationships, or in shaping the world around you, The Laws of Human Nature offers brilliant tactics for success, self-improvement, and self-defense.

The 50th Law

The 50th Law
Author: 50 Cent,Robert Greene
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781847652447
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Release: 2010-07-09
Editor: Profile Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

'My favourite book' Tinchy Stryder BA Business Life Book of the Month The ultimate hustle is to move freely between the street and corporate worlds, to find your flow and never stay locked in the same position. This is a manifesto for how to operate in the twenty-first century, where everything has been turned on its head. Building on the runaway success of Robert Greene's The 48 Laws of Power (almost five million copies sold), the 'modern Machiavelli' teams up with rapper 50 Cent to show how the power game of success can be played to your advantage. Drawing on the lore of gangsters, hustlers, and hip-hop artists, as well as 50 Cent's business and artistic dealings, the authors present the 'Laws of 50', revealing how to become a master strategist and supreme realist. Success comes from seeking an advantage in each and every encounter, and The 50th Law offers indispensable advice on how to win in business - and in life.

The 48 Laws of Black Empowerment

The 48 Laws of Black Empowerment
Author: Dante Fortson
Pages: 72
ISBN: 1728734312
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Release: 2018-11-12
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The 48 Laws of Power was written by Robert Greene and first published in 1998. It is often praised as one of the best books to read if you want to get ahead in life. This got me to thinking, "why isn't there anything like this for our community?"We have a lot of people talking about what we need to do, what we should do, and what we could do as a community, but nothing con-crete that we could all sit down with, learn from, and relate to on an individual level. The 48 Laws of Black Empowerment was written to bridge the gap between individual action and a united black community. This book is broken down into six areas of importance to the black community.1.Personal2.Family3.Finance4.Community5.Philanthropy6.ActivismWorking to individually improve ourselves in these areas will automati-cally result in a shift in black community consciousness. While The 48 Laws of Power is a great book, it just wasn't written with our community or needs in mind. The 48 Laws of Black Empowerment is about cultivating success in business and life, while also helping our friends, family and community succeed with us.

The Art Of Seduction

The Art Of Seduction
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 329
ISBN: 8176493244
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Release: 2006-01-01
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

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The 33 Strategies Of War

The 33 Strategies Of War
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9781847651426
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Release: 2010-09-03
Editor: Profile Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The third in Robert Greene's bestselling series is now available in a pocket sized concise edition. Following 48 Laws of Power and The Art of Seduction, here is a brilliant distillation of the strategies of war to help you wage triumphant battles everyday. Spanning world civilisations, and synthesising dozens of political, philosophical, and religious texts, The Concise 33 Strategies of War is a guide to the subtle social game of everyday life. Based on profound and timeless lessons, it is abundantly illustrated with examples of the genius and folly of everyone from Napoleon to Margaret Thatcher and Hannibal to Ulysses S. Grant, as well as diplomats, captains of industry and Samurai swordsmen.

Mastery

Mastery
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 612
ISBN: 9781847653314
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Release: 2012-11-19
Editor: Profile Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

'Machiavelli has a new rival, and Sun-tzu had better watch his back' - New York Times Around the globe, people are facing the same problem - that we are born as individuals but are forced to conform to the rules of society if we want to succeed. To see our uniqueness expressed in our achievements, we must first learn the rules - and then how to change them completely. Charles Darwin began as an underachieving schoolboy, Leonardo da Vinci as an illegitimate outcast. The secret of their eventual greatness lies in a 'rigorous apprenticeship': by paying close and careful attention, they learnt to master the 'hidden codes' which determine ultimate success or failure. Then, they rewrote the rules as a reflection of their own individuality, blasting previous patterns of achievement open from within. Told through Robert Greene's signature blend of historical anecdote and psychological insight and drawing on interviews with world leaders, Mastery builds on the strategies outlined in The 48 Laws of Power to provide a practical guide to greatness - and how to start living by your own rules. From the internationally bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power, The Art Of Seduction, and The 33 Strategies Of War.

The 48 Laws of Power and Mastery Boxed Set

The 48 Laws of Power and Mastery Boxed Set
Author: Robert Greene
Pages: 864
ISBN: 1524705853
Available:
Release: 2019-10-15
Editor: Penguin Books
Language: en

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Summary of Robert Greene s 48 Laws of Power

Summary of Robert Greene s 48 Laws of Power
Author: Milkyway Media
Pages: 329
ISBN:
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Release: 2021-05-18
Editor: Milkyway Media
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Buy now to get the key takeaways from Robert Greene's 48 Laws of Power. Sample Key Takeaways: 1) Consider the 48 Laws of Power your tools to perfect your art of indirection. Many of them are based on the writings of men and women throughout history who have studied and mastered the game of power. 2) 1st Law: Never outshine the master. Even if you are better in any area than your bosses, never exhibit it to them. Otherwise, you may trigger feelings of fear and insecurity. You should be polite and kind to them, and do things that please, to stay on their good side.

The 48 Laws of Power and Their Impact on My Life

The 48 Laws of Power and Their Impact on My Life
Author: Donald J. Trump,Bill Gates
Pages: 58
ISBN: 1484190467
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Release: 2013-04-24
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

We start this book in hopes of impacting the world for the better. The 48 Laws of Power is a great book and we are by no means trying to plagiarize any of the information of the book. A lot of information in this book comes directly from The 48 Laws of Power and will have a basic description of what the information meant to us. The information in this book is meant to be provided in a very straight forward manner. We want to simplify The 48 Laws without decreasing their impact in any way, shape, or form. As business men ourselves, we write this from a business perspective as well in hopes that you can actually apply some of the knowledge to your life in business and at home.

Summary of The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene

Summary of The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
Author: Summareads Media
Pages: 120
ISBN: 1648130089
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Release: 2020-01-30
Editor: Summareads Media LLC
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Imagine the Power You Could Have... In Business, Life & Work... You know what I'm talking about... We all crave for power. Even if we don't, we all know that we do. We want to be in some sort of control, even though most refuse to admit it.

How Are You Peeling

How Are You Peeling
Author: Joost Elffers,Saxton Freymann
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9780545548434
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Release: 2016-03-29
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Let Scholastic Bookshelf be your guide through the whole range of your child's experiences-laugh with them, learn with them, read with them! Eight classic, best-selling titles are available now!Category: Feelings"Amused? Confused? Frustrated? Surprised? Try these feelings on for size."This is a book that asks all the right questions. And leaves you feeling great no matter what the answers are!"Who'd have dreamed that produce could be so expressive, so charming, so lively and so funny?...Freymann and...Elffers have created sweet and feisty little beings with feelings, passions, fears and an emotional range that is, well, organic."-The New York Times Book Review

Hacking Sales

Hacking Sales
Author: Max Altschuler
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9781119281672
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Release: 2016-05-16
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Stay ahead of the sales evolution with a more efficient approach to everything Hacking Sales helps you transform your sales process using the next generation of tools, tactics and strategies. Author Max Altschuler has dedicated his business to helping companies build modern, efficient, high tech sales processes that generate more revenue while using fewer resources. In this book, he shows you the most effective changes you can make, starting today, to evolve your sales and continually raise the bar. You’ll walk through the entire sales process from start to finish, learning critical hacks every step of the way. Find and capture your lowest-hanging fruit at the top of the funnel, build massive lead lists using ICP and TAM, utilize multiple prospecting strategies, perfect your follow-ups, nurture leads, outsource where advantageous, and much more. Build, refine, and enhance your pipeline over time, close deals faster, and use the right tools for the job—this book is your roadmap to fast and efficient revenue growth. Without a reliable process, you’re disjointed, disorganized, and ultimately, underperforming. Whether you’re building a sales process from scratch or looking to become your company’s rock star, this book shows you how to make it happen. Identify your Ideal Customer and your Total Addressable Market Build massive lead lists and properly target your campaigns Learn effective hacks for messaging and social media outreach Overcome customer objections before they happen The economy is evolving, the customer is evolving, and sales itself is evolving. Forty percent of the Fortune 500 from the year 2000 were absent from the Fortune 500 in the year 2015, precisely because they failed to evolve. Today’s sales environment is very much a “keep up or get left behind” paradigm, but you need to do better to excel. Hacking Sales shows you how to get ahead of everyone else with focused effort and the most effective approach to modern sales.

Info We Trust

Info We Trust
Author: RJ Andrews
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781119483908
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Release: 2019-01-03
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

How do we create new ways of looking at the world? Join award-winning data storyteller RJ Andrews as he pushes beyond the usual how-to, and takes you on an adventure into the rich art of informing. Creating Info We Trust is a craft that puts the world into forms that are strong and true. It begins with maps, diagrams, and charts — but must push further than dry defaults to be truly effective. How do we attract attention? How can we offer audiences valuable experiences worth their time? How can we help people access complexity? Dark and mysterious, but full of potential, data is the raw material from which new understanding can emerge. Become a hero of the information age as you learn how to dip into the chaos of data and emerge with new understanding that can entertain, improve, and inspire. Whether you call the craft data storytelling, data visualization, data journalism, dashboard design, or infographic creation — what matters is that you are courageously confronting the chaos of it all in order to improve how people see the world. Info We Trust is written for everyone who straddles the domains of data and people: data visualization professionals, analysts, and all who are enthusiastic for seeing the world in new ways. This book draws from the entirety of human experience, quantitative and poetic. It teaches advanced techniques, such as visual metaphor and data transformations, in order to create more human presentations of data. It also shows how we can learn from print advertising, engineering, museum curation, and mythology archetypes. This human-centered approach works with machines to design information for people. Advance your understanding beyond by learning from a broad tradition of putting things “in formation” to create new and wonderful ways of opening our eyes to the world. Info We Trust takes a thoroughly original point of attack on the art of informing. It builds on decades of best practices and adds the creative enthusiasm of a world-class data storyteller. Info We Trust is lavishly illustrated with hundreds of original compositions designed to illuminate the craft, delight the reader, and inspire a generation of data storytellers.

Summary of The 48 Laws of Power

Summary of The 48 Laws of Power
Author: Alexander Cooper
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9791220296441
Available:
Release: 2021-04-24
Editor: BookSummaryGr
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Summary of The 48 Laws of Power The desire for power is a fundamental human behavior. When one feels that he has no power over others or events, he is likely to be depressed. Everyone wants power. Those who pretend to have no desire for power are either deceiving themselves or attempting to deceive others. Power is like a drug that makes you stronger each time you taste it. The more you get, the more you want. Even though it is a fundamental human behavior, the desire for power is considered impolite and selfish. It is widely held that those who seek power must seem to have no interest in it, and on the contrary they must pretend to care only about others. The one who can disguise his pursuit of power with his care for others ends up becoming the most powerful. This seems paradoxical but the fact remains that you cannot honestly and forthrightly pursue power. You invariably have to disguise both your means and your ends. The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene is a collection of “laws” based on historical and philosophical anecdotes. These laws are amoral as they themselves don’t take into account any sense of right or wrong. Instead, the laws focus on how one can increase their influence over any situation, regardless of their moral consequences. This book explores the nuances of manipulating people around you for establishing power. The book focuses on how to gain power in any situation, regardless of whether it’s morally right or wrong, and it uses specific anecdotes from history to illustrate the “rules of power”. These laws may seem scandalously frank, but you can apply them without violating any of the strictures of public morality, which, according to Robert, is the way to get the best results. Here is a Preview of What You Will Get: ⁃ A Full Book Summary ⁃ An Analysis ⁃ Fun quizzes ⁃ Quiz Answers ⁃ Etc Get a copy of this summary and learn about the book.