I'll Make You an Offer You Can't Refuse: Insider Business Tips from a Former Mob Boss (NelsonFree)

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Mar 30, 2009 - Business & Economics - 224 pages
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What secrets can a former mob boss share about how to do legit business? Let’s have a sit-down and find out.

By age 24, charming mob boss Michael Franzese was one of the wealthiest people on Furtune magazine’s survey. As one of the rare people who quit the mob and lived to tell about it, Franzese has a unique perspective on how business is done. And one thing he noticed was that the way he made millions per week in business inside the mob can be applied to doing business outside the mob (minus the illegal part):

·          Mob Rule # 4; Be an Early Riser & Avoid Getting Killed in Your Pajamas

·          Mob Rule # 5: Ya Gotta Have a Crew

·          Mob Rule # 7: Cook the Pasta, Not the Books

“Anyone who sells the mob short when it comes to its ingenuity, its ability to connect with people from all walks of life, and its substantial profit margins is simply kidding themselves.” This book promises a mob’s eye view of business that will change the way you see business forever.

 

 

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User Review  - Marvin Penick - Christianbook.com

If you want to improve your leadership ability theres a lot you can learn from a former mobster.I just finished reading Ill make you an offer you cant refuse by Michael Franzese which was written as a ... Read full review

User Review  - Kimberly - Christianbook.com

The author draws on his own personal experience and the experiences of others to comment on what works and what does not in the business world and in life. At the end of each chapter, there is a ... Read full review

Contents

Mob Up Your Business
1
First Nail Down the Basics
14
Next Beware Machiavellis Trap
30
Use Solomons Solution
42
Lead with Your Brain Not Your Mouth
50
Master the Art of the SitDown
65
Keep Your Eyes on the Bookies
87
Learn from Your Failures
99
Play It Straight and Legal
113
Pick Your Philosopher Machiavelli or Solomon?
133
Get the Right Idea About Success
143
Closing Thoughts
151
Acknowledgments
153
About the Author
155
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About the author (2009)

Michael Franzese was one of the mob's biggest earners since Al Capone, and the youngest individual on Fortune magazine's “Fifty Biggest Mafia Bosses.” Then, after dodging the law for years, Franzese pled guilty, accepted a ten-year prison sentence, and quit the mob.

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