Not some new age woowoo. Not a form of meditation.
Wholistic Business is an awareness of how the processes and functions of your business interact with each other. Each time you change or fix something in your business, you should understand how this impacts other parts of your business.
"For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction" Isaac newton
Each one of us has a blind spot in business; the bit you are not as knowledgeable at, or the part you just have no interest in. These can cause the worse fires - as we ignore the warning signs - we fuel the fire, until it becomes a raging inferno that demands our attention.
Working from small fire to small fire, reacting to every pull on us, leads to chaos. From time to time, we should zoom out, reaffirm the big picture, and ensure we are working towards our strategy actions and directions.
This is an introduction, so content is light.