Some gems of wisdom by Sun Tzu, Chinese strategist and expert on Arts of War. Feel free to apply these tactics in business and competitive environments 🙂
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
Blue Ocean Strategy!
Appear weak when you are strong, and strong when you are weak.
Hide both core competencies and weaknesses!
Move swift as the Wind and closely-formed as the Wood.
Fast and …. Fixed!
Attack like the Fire and be still as the Mountain.
Ba-Resham ki tarha narm….. folad hay momin!!
The greatest victory is that which requires no battle.
Yeah, I remember conquer of Makkah by Mohammad S.A.W
In the midst of chaos, there is also opportunity.
Finding the ‘gap’.
Treat your men as you would your own beloved sons. And they will follow you into the deepest valley.
Father leadership style.
When you surround an army, leave an outlet free. Do not press a desperate foe too hard.
Avoid aggressive reactions.
There is no instance of a country having benefited from prolonged warfare.
Prolonged war/competition = Lose-Lose.