An advisor to the war or the generals have complained of a strategy to win the
Among the most famous is Sun Tsu, Sun Bing, Qin Shi Huang, Liu
Bang, Cao-Cao, Zhuge Liang, etc..
Well this article we will discuss only
three ancient Chinese war strategies are developed and practiced in modern
times. Why only three?
Because there are thousands or maybe hundreds of
thousands of war strategy that they employ ancient that it is impossible to
discuss one by one. Well okay it's war strategy? Let us discuss one by one.
A. To conquer the world I do not need to have a thousand troops, but I
only need one of the most beautiful girls in this country. (Sun Tzu)
ancient times in China a country can have a concubine of Emperor up to 200
people. For those who have a beautiful daughter may be submitted to the Emperor
to dipersunting as a concubine.
Well if we have a beautiful daughter
even the most beautiful in the country would then automatically be used as
concubines by the Emperor. And by being the prettiest of all the Emperor's
concubines who had by then it would certainly be a favorite concubine of Emperor
which will be filled with all requests by the Emperor. So with so we can rule
the kingdom through the child.
So the essence of the art of war is to
use her attractiveness or in the country known for its China strategy "TRAP
How is this practiced in the modern era
is well developed in the field of marketing and politics. We can see how the
forces of Sales Promotion Girls become women to attract buyers and visitors an
event and how the power of women is also used as the Lady Escourt his lobbying
clients to win a tender.
Apart from that we also heard a woman used to
destroy someone's career by using their services as a maker of scandal to the
business or political opponents.
2. Having reached the area burned enemy
ships and waste feed stocks. (Xiang Yu)
When a ruthless General named Xiang
Yu would like to force his men struggle to the death which he passes then the
way is to threaten the survival of his soldiers to burn their ship to come home
and throw all the supplies to feed them.
So if they still want to live
the only way is to win the war. Because if they can win the war means that they
can seize all the requirements they need from the enemy is defeated.
In modern times this strategy is practiced in the areas of trade, or
more precisely in the field of labor.
Ways used by the employer or the
company is to provide a small salary and a mediocre to employees so that they
can not meet their basic needs and can only make ends meet when they reach a
specified target company in exchange for a bonus of achieving the target.
So with a mediocre salary, or even less, then without prompting any of
their employees will work furiously to achieve the specified targets in order to
receive the bonus promised by the company to be able to fulfill their daily
3. The safest place is the most dangerous places. (Sam Kok)
The point is when the theft at the imperial court then the safest place to
hide was in the palace itself. Why? Because the habit of stealing the emperor's
palace would have been scuttled by using the moment a million steps.
Because if you get caught stealing will immediately train law or
tortured to death. So by staying in the palace even shouting thief and
participated in the search for the thief that it would not be surprised that it
was he who carried out the theft because not everyone will have the guts like
Nowadays this is a war strategy even more often we find in
Indonesia. The officials or the owners of power that will corrupt first calling
the kettle black to others and act as if he wanted to eradicate corruption so
that people thought he was cleared of corruption.
People will surely
turn to the person who shouted to him from on the net pretending to support him
even for his efforts to eradicate corruption when he was the source of
From writing the above we can see that the ancient Chinese
war strategy has dimodif such a way that can be used in the modern age. But it
is unfortunate that they use it for negative purposes and interests.