Monthly Archives: November 2010

I. Laying Plans – The Five Constant Factors

Sun Tzu said:  3. The art of war, then, is governed by five constant factors, to be taken into account in one’s deliberations, when seeking to determine the conditions obtaining in the field. 4. These are:  (1) The Moral Law; … Continue reading

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I. Laying Plans – The Importance of the Art of Business

Sun Tzu said:  1. The art of war is of vital importance to the State. 2. It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin.  Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can … Continue reading

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The Art of Business – by Sun Tzu – interpreted by me

“When the enemy leaves a door open, you must rush in.” I know nothing about ancient Chinese warfare but a little bit about business. I was recommended “The Art of War by Sun Tzu” years ago by a dear friend and … Continue reading

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