Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

 
Stirring It Up Hirshberg, Gary Hyperion Books , 2008 Business Biographies, Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

In Stirring It Up, Gary Hirshberg describes the mission behind Stonyfield Farm and catalogs the lessons he has learned while seeking profit via environmental sustainability over the past 25 years....

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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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SuperBusiness Doherty, Fraser Capstone Publishing, Ltd. , 2011 Business Biographies, Business Strategy, Customer Focus, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Marketing, Social Responsibility

Young entrepreneurs are often viewed as overnight sensations or flukes in the business world. In SuperBusiness, Fraser Doherty shows that youth does not always equate with inexperience. He recounts how...

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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 Battle for the Soul of Capitalism Bogle, John C. Yale University Press , 2005 Economics & Finance, Leadership, Management, Social Responsibility

Corporate scandals, under-funded pensions, and the arrest of top executives are all a part of modern corporate culture. But, it has not always been this way, and it does not have to be this way today. In The...

 
 
The Big Pivot Winston, Andrew S. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Change Management, Social Responsibility

The word has changed dramatically in recent years. According to Andrew S. Winston, there are three “mega challenges” that businesses and societies must face: climate change, resource constraints, and demands for...

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The Bridge at the Edge of the World Speth, James Gustave Yale University Press , 2008 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Environmental expert and activist James Gustave Speth discusses the causes of and potential solutions to the current global environmental crisis in his book The Bridge at the Edge of the World. He...

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The Conscience Economy Overman, Steven Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2014 Social Responsibility

In The Conscience Economy, strategy and innovation consultant Steven Overman describes how the desire of consumers and businesses to make a positive impact on the world is driving the global economy....

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The Corporate Whistleblower's Survival Guide Devine, Tom | Maassarani, Tarek F. Berret-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Social Responsibility

In The Corporate Whistleblower’s Survival Guide, Tom Devine and Tarek F. Maassarani offer guidance to private sector employees who are weighing the crucial decision on whether to blow the whistle on...

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The Doing Good Model Arison, Shari BenBella Books, Inc. , 2015 Social Responsibility

In The Doing Good Model, businesswoman and philanthropist Shari Arison argues that all leaders and entrepreneurs must embrace their potential and become true change agents. To illustrate this process,...

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