Allen & Overy Luxembourg associate Matthieu Tourin recommends reading “Meditations” by Marcus Aurelius
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This week Allen & Overy Luxembourg associate Matthieu Tourin focuses on the philosophy of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius in his series of personal writings known as “Meditations”. What does that have to do with business? More than you can imagine.
“In ‘Meditations’, Marcus Aurelius gives a very precious insight on the way he was framing his mind to live a fulfilling life and exercise leadership.
His vision, strength of character, independence of mind and willingness to act in the best interests of the community are truly illuminating and inspiring.
The teachings of Marcus Aurelius relate to all aspects of life and may very well be relied on also in a business context. Enjoy the read!”