Category Archives: I. Laying Plans

I. Laying Plans – The Trend and The Market

Sun Tzu said:  7. Heaven signifies night and day, cold and heat, times and seasons. 8. Earth comprises distances, great and small; danger and security; open ground and narrow passes; the chances of life and death. In business: 7. The … Continue reading

Posted in Basic Principles, I. Laying Plans, The Market, The Trend | Leave a comment

I. Laying Plans – The Company Culture

Sun Tzu said: 5,6. The Moral Law causes the people to be in complete accord with their ruler, so that they will follow him regardless of their lives, undismayed by any danger. In business: 5,6. The Company Culture, Values and Mindset … Continue reading

Posted in Basic Principles, Culture, I. Laying Plans | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Basic Principles, I. Laying Plans | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Chapter Intros, I. Laying Plans, Significance | Leave a comment