ART OF WAR: ON BUSINESS AND MARTIAL ART

  “In ancient times skilful warriors first made themselves invincible, and then watched for vulnerability in their opponents.” –Sun Tzu, Art of War, Thomas Cleary translation. The above passage in the Art of War, can be found in the fourth chapter of the book, titled, “Formation”. In terms of martial arts in a one on one …

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WHY IS STRUGGLING IS A KEY TO SUCCESS?

Success and the “find happiness” and “passion” delusion In our current times, being happy and doing what you love to do, your passion are keys to success. We see all these positives posts warm our eyes on social media. Avoid the negative and just focus on the positives. However, in the same time you have …

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RETAILERS OUR NOW SHOWROOMS

Like most things, the demise of retailers might not be evident to the “experts” but trends that carry on predict the future unless there is a change in the trend, then the predicated future from this trend would be the outcome. What is meant by all of this? Big online sites/retailers are replacing physical retailers, …

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WHAT ARE THE SOON TO BE DEAD INDUSTRIES?

If the internet was accessible everywhere, would you still need a mobile number? You are seating outside on a park bench connected to Wi-Fi, you can access Facebook and reach friends via call, video or, however. You may use WhatsApp or skype. Therefore, why would you need a phone number? What to call someone when …

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IS IT NOT EASIER TO GET A JOB NOW THAN BEFORE?

  To my fellow millennials or Gen Z who are 18 years of age, the answer to the above question or title is, yes, it is easier to get a job now then before. It would of course be different country to country, given the different variables in place. However, the one common thing facilitating …

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Self-Publishing: Where do I start?

Given our modern era with the internet, self-publishing has become a walk in the park compared to decades ago. The first step: Writing the book This is may appear to be hard, but it is easy once done; once you have written your book, what ever it may be, a fiction or nonfiction etc, it …

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WHY YOU CANNOT SELL ICE TO AN ESKIMO?

“Simply put that is bad target marketing” Simply put that is bad target marketing, why would you sell something to a prospect that they have an abundance of, and can freely get? It does not make sense. The, “I can sell ice to an Eskimo” salesman or woman statement is that of a figurative exaggeration, …

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Why Is Greed Good?

In a world with buzz words like sustainability and ethics in fields like sales and business where real results determine everything. They do of course in life as well but given the “comforts” of society people can easily be deluded and now days are even rewarded for their delusion. Here at Deadly Duels Media, we …

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