Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

 
Essentials of Business Ethics Collins, Denis John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Personal Growth, Social Responsibility

The most successful companies credit their achievement, in part, to the ethical way in which they conduct their business and the ethical standards their employees follow. Organizations that operate with high integrity...

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The Green Workplace Stringer, Leigh Palgrave Macmillan , 2009 Social Responsibility

The drive to make the workplace more environmentally friendly has shifted rapidly from a matter of choice to one of economic survival for businesses in the twenty-first century. In The Green Workplace...

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Strategies for the Green Economy Makower, Joel McGraw-Hill , 2009 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Many companies fear that adopting environmentally sustainable policies will reduce their profits or that trumpeting their achievements will only invite criticism from environmental activists that they failed to do more...

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Smart Green Estes, Jonathan John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

There was, perhaps, a time when people could credibly wonder whether human actions really play a role in determining the fate of the planet, but no longer. Awareness of green issues has reached a tipping point. The...

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Ecological Intelligence Goleman, Daniel Broadway Business , 2009 Social Responsibility

Every product has a hidden backstory of impacts caused by its manufacturing, transport, ingredients, or use. However, customers today have no information to compare products according to their ecological effects. In...

 
 
Crisis of Character Firestein, Peter Union Square Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Modern corporations face unprecedented challenges to remaining profitable, including demanding market conditions, constant public scrutiny via today’s technology, and increased awareness of environmental consequences...

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Citizen Engineer Douglas, David | Papadopoulos, Greg | Boutelle, John Prentice Hall , 2010 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

In the past, an engineer’s primary focus was finding simple and elegant ways of implementing design requirements. To succeed today, however, engineers must also possess an understanding of environmental issues, legal...

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EcoManagement Callenbach, Ernest | Capra, Fritjof | Goldman, Lenore | Lutz, Rudiger | Marburg, Sandra Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 1993 Social Responsibility

A comprehensive and practical guide to responsible business ecology. This Elmwood Institute handbook shows how to conduct an ecological audit (as opposed to the current practice of compliance auditing), which is a...

 
 
Body and Soul Roddick, Anita Crown Publishing , 1991 Business Biographies, Diversity, Social Responsibility

When Anita opened the first Body Shop in Brighton, England, in 1976, the extent of her business acumen was the knowledge that she would have to take in £300 a week to remain open. Her only motivation for choosing the...

 
 
Tyranny of the Bottom Line Estes, Ralph Berrett-Kohler , 1996 Social Responsibility

The manner in which America’s corporate system works today has at last called into question the corporation’s silent domination over much of society. Although most concede that business needs to make a profit,...

 
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