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Complementary Opposites: The Levers of Competition ~

At the heart of Sun Tzu’s strategic system of comparing positions are two ideas. First, strategic positions arise in an environment of natural balancing forces in a temporary dynamic equilibrium. Second, we can leverage these forces to “win without conflict.” This article explains the balance of forces that we describe as "complementary opposites", which Sun Tzu based on the Chinese philosophy of yin-yang. At the heart of Sun Tzu's strategic system of comparing positions are two ideas.

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Strategic Matrix Analysis: the Stratrix Tool

Strategic Matrix Analysis uses visual tool for helping people see the key relationships among a given set of competitors.  This visual tool used is call a Strategic Analysis Matrix or Stratrix. A Stratrix provide a two-dimensional representation of the five dimensions (mission/climate/ground/leader/methods) used in traditional strategic analysis. 

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Outline of Play Book Articles ~

The Institute simplifies, organizes, and explains Sun Tzu's Rules for winning in competition. Read more about our Rule Book here.

The Institute simplifies, organizes, and explains Sun Tzu's Rules for winning in competition. Read more about our Play Book here.

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Strategy Journal

StrategyJournal

JOURNAL OF THE SCIENCE OF STRATEGY INSTITUTE

The Strategy Journal is the Institute's regular publication on the principles of Sun Tzu's strategy. Most of the public information and group focused information appears first as an article in the Strategy Journal. Access to Strategy Journal articles is limited to members of the Institute.

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