23. Throw your soldiers into positions whence there is no escape, and they will prefer death to flight. If they will face death, there is nothing they may not achieve.

投之無所往死且不北死焉不得士人盡力

Sun Tzu

If soldiers are placed in a situation where there is no escape and they have no choice but to fight to the death, they will be motivated to do their best and achieve whatever they are trying to accomplish. Sun Tzu believed that soldiers who are willing to face death will be more determined and courageous in battle, and that this determination and courage can help them to overcome seemingly insurmountable obstacles and achieve victory.

Put your employees in a position where they have no choice but to succeed, and they will be motivated to do their best. If they face this challenge, there is nothing they cannot accomplish.

If employees are placed in a situation where they have no choice but to succeed, they will be motivated to do their best and achieve their goals. By setting high expectations and creating a sense of urgency, leaders can inspire their employees to take on challenges and rise to the occasion. If employees are able to successfully face difficult challenges and succeed, there is nothing they cannot accomplish.