Why do business leaders read this book so much?

Published: Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:05 a.m. MDT

A portion of The Art of War in Tangut script

Wikimedia commons

Enlarge photo»

“The Art of War” by Sun Tzu is a staple for American business leaders, according to The Huffington Post, which recently outlined the different reasons why business employees tend to read and quote from the book. Some of those reasons include its brevity, the fascinating title and its accessibility, among other reasons, The Huffington Post reported.

“For business leaders, reading ‘The Art of War’ is a rite of passage; quoting from it is de rigueur,” HuffPost reported.

Read the full article at huffingtonpost.com.

Email: hscribner@deseretdigital.com

Twitter: @herbscribner

Get The Deseret News Everywhere