Bestselling author Robert Greene combines forces with 50 Cent to help you get ahead.
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'sThe 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, andThe 50th Lawoffers indispensable advice on how to win in business - and in life.
Robert Greene is the author of three international bestsellers. He has been an editor atEsquireand other magazines.50 Cent is a US rapper and entrepreneur. He has released four major label albums, earned eleven Grammy nominations and taken street culture by storm from music and movies to clothing and books.
'InThe 50th Lawthe combined expertise of rapper 50 Cent and author Robert Greene promises to teach readers to get rid of their fear, and succeed', Bookseller&Publisher
'Invaluable business law ... it is almost frightening to think of the amount of leonine stone-walling that will be going on in boardrooms once this volume hits the shelves', Financial Times
'AnArt of War -style book of tough-guy maxims to live by', David Smyth, Evening Standard
'An entertaining analysis of the mechanics of individualistic power ... 50 Cent's story is well known, but seen through the psychologist's prism this tale of a thirst for business power and money makes compelling reading.Book of the Month - 8/10', BA Business Life
'Ifyou have a penchant for the"don't mess"ethics of Napoleon, you'll probably love this', Rob Sharp, The Independent
'The hip hop entrepreneur book', Matilda Egere-Cooper, Independent
'Jackson's story is remarkable', Jeremy Hazlehurst, City A.M
'There are some pretty powerful things in there. I relate to him because we come from a similar world, where there are not a lot of opportunities, and he manages to turn every situation into a huge positive.', Lethal Bizzle, Independent
'Astonishing and sometimes poignant ... Jackson helps to bring the visceral survival instinct of the New York ghetto to the boardroom.', Michael Odell, The Times
'It's my favourite book', Tinchy Stryder, Reveal