The Art of Living: Glossary

A Modern Reading of Lao Tzu’s Tao Te Ching

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Accord

Action

Action — Action without Coercion

Action without Coercion / Non-Forced Action

Agency

Agility

Balance

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Business

Climate

Coercion

Competition

Competitor

Conditions

Context

Control

Correlative Pair

Desire

Desire — Desire without Object

Desire without Object

Devious

Devious — Direct

Direct

Doctrine

Effectiveness

Empty

Empty — Full

Energy

Engagement

Environment

Everything

Expected

Expected — Surprise

Feeling

Feeling — Unmediated Feeling

Foreknowledge

Formless

Formless — Setup

Full

Harmony

Heart and Mind

Knowledge

Knowledge — Unprincipled Knowledge

Labeling

Labeling — Labeling without Fixed Reference

Labeling without Fixed Reference

Landscape

Lao Tzu

Leadership

Military Strategy

Mirror

Momentum

Organisation

Purpose

Resilience

Self-Organisation

Sensitivity

Serve

Serve — Serve without Interfering

Serve without Interfering

Setup

Shady

Shaping

Stakeholder

Strategy

Strategy Deployment

Strategy Development

Strength

Strength — Weakness

Striving

Striving — Striving without Competing

Striving without Competing

Sunny

Sun Tzu

Surprise

System

Tao

Taoism

Tao Te Ching

Te

The Art of War

The Art of Strategy

Thinking and Feeling

Thinking and Feeling — Unmediated Thinking and Feeling

Ultimate Purpose

Unmediated Feeling

Unmediated Thinking and Feeling

Unprincipled Knowledge

Water

Weakness

World

Wu-Forms

Yang

Yin

Yin — Yang

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The Art of Living: All Parts

Executive and strategist who has successfully developed and deployed strategy for over 20 years in small, medium and large organizations.

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