5 & 6. The Moral Law causes the people to be in complete accord with their ruler, so that they will follow him regardless of their lives, undismayed by any danger.

(5) 道者令民與上同意也, (6) 故可與之死可與之生而民不畏危

Sun Tzu

The Overall State of the Economy affects business strategy and decisions

The overall state of the economy can have a significant impact on a business’s strategy and decisions. In general, a strong economy can create opportunities for growth and expansion, while a weak economy can require businesses to be more cautious and conservative in their strategies. For example, during an economic downturn, a business may need to focus on cost-cutting measures and strategies to maintain profitability, while during an economic boom, a business may have more flexibility to invest in new products or expansion into new markets. By understanding the state of the economy and its potential impact on the business, a company can make more informed decisions about how to allocate its resources and pursue new opportunities.