Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

 
Social Innovation, Inc. Saul, Jason Jossey-Bass , 2011 Marketing, Social Responsibility

“Doing well by doing good” has become a common maxim in the business world, yet the data is not clear whether or not corporate social responsibility (CSR) and philanthropy actually produce any measure- able business...

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Co-Opportunity Grant, John John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Social Responsibility

The earth today suffers from many problems ranging from climate change, insufficient food, dwindling energy resources, biodiversity, and poverty. Although the vast majority of human action is based on competition, many...

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Sustainable Excellence Cramer, Aron | Karabell, Zachary Macmillan Publishing , 2010 Social Responsibility

Earth is warming, resources are dwindling, and people are worried. But some have sighted opportunities amid the gloom. In Sustainable Excellence, Aron Cramer and Zachary Karabell explain how savvy...

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The Politics of Life Itself Rose, Nikolas Princeton University Press , 2007 Health Care, Social Responsibility

As biotechnology has continued to advance, some eagerly anticipate the creation of new intellectual property and a new bioeconomy. On the other hand, some fear that the desire for profit is leading to the unethical...

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Fast Forward Antholis, William | Talbott, Strobe Brookings Institution Press , 2010 Social Responsibility

In Fast Forward, authors William Antholis and Strobe Talbott address one of the most important issues facing mankind today: global warming. Humans unknowingly began warming the globe hundreds of years...

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In Too Deep Reed, Stanley | Fitzgerald, Alison John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies, Social Responsibility

On the night of April 20, 2010, BP’s Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (MODU) the Deepwater Horizon exploded, killing 11 people and injuring dozens more. For the next 87 days, millions of barrels of oil from the Macondo...

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Management Reset Lawler III, Edward E. | Worley, Christopher G. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Management, Social Responsibility

Management Reset by Edward E. Lawler III and Christopher G. Worley presents a radical shift to the profit-driven business model that governs most companies. In the past, focusing solely on financial...

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The New Rules of Green Marketing Ottman, Jacquelyn A. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Marketing, Social Responsibility

In The New Rules of Green Marketing, Jacquelyn A. Ottman presents the new rules for mastering the marketing of ecologically-responsible consumer goods, as well as real-world examples that illustrate...

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The Responsibility Revolution Hollender, Jeffrey | Breen, Bill | Senge, Peter Jossey-Bass , 2010 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Many businesses claim to be in the forefront of corporate responsibility but in reality their concern is higher stock prices, and executive bonuses. Such companies are not responsible, and their corporate behavior is...

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Doing More with Less Piasecki, Bruce John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Benjamin Franklin advocated living with frugality, inventiveness, and diplomacy. In Doing More with Less, Bruce Piasecki suggests that the solution to many social and business problems lies in those...

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