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Picking Your Fights [electronic resource]

Holk & Lassenius
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
The Art of War's third chapter addresses strategy: Sun Tzu says that warfare is sometimes unavoidable, but that it's best to defeat the enemy without a fight. In this program business leaders discuss the need to choose one's battles. With Michael Dukakis, who talks about how this philosophy played out when he served as governor of Massachusetts, and Bruce Cohen, Larry Flynt, Mads Ovlisen, Philippe Starck, and Tony Visconti.
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Run Time
20 min.
9 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 09, 2012.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
The Mind of a Leader 2: Lessons in Management from Sun Tzu's The Art of War
Mind of a Leader 2
Series Statement
Mind of a Leader. 2
  • Leaders as Listeners (4:03)
  • Incremental Steps in Decision Making (2:19)
  • How to Compete with Larger Companies (1:55)
  • Confrontation Avoidance (3:45)
  • Importance of Timing (2:19)
  • Small Steps towards Big Goal (1:38)
  • Different Strategies for Success (1:04)
  • Picking Your Fights: The Mind of a Leader 2 (2:30)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2011
Publisher no.
  • 48940s Films Media Group
  • 48943 Films Media Group
1streaming video file (20 min.) : d., col., digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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