Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

 
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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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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Organizational Survival Balestrero, Gregory | Udo, Nathalie McGraw-Hill Education , 2014 Social Responsibility

“Sustainability” is no longer just an environmental buzzword. For any company that wants to survive in the long term, it is now an essential component of business strategy. Major global corporations such as Coca-Cola,...

 
 
The Nissan Report Barnett, Steve Doubleday/Currency , 1992 Business Biographies, Global Business, Social Responsibility

Drawing on the insights of biologists, anthropologists, philosophers, artists, and other nontraditional sources, the book addresses not only the question of how responsible products are made but also how products touch...

 
 
Good Company Bassi, Laurie | Frauenheim, Ed | McMurrer, Dan | Costello, Larry Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Relationships, Social Responsibility, Teams

More and more consumers today want to do business with companies that treat employees, customers, and communities in a fair way. This movement is being driven by a variety of economic, social, and political forces. In...

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The Shareholder Action Guide Behar, Andrew Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Social Responsibility

Corporations have tremendous power, but many investors do not realize that as shareholders in publicly traded companies, they have the power to change how corporations approach important issues, such as sustainability...

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Good for Business Benett, Andrew | Gobhai, Cavas | Reilly, Ann O. | Welch, Greg Palgrave Macmillan , 2009 Social Responsibility

After decades marked by the misdeeds of businesses—from Enron to the BP oil spill—consumers have lost confidence in big businesses. However, companies have an opportunity to regain that confidence, and the support of...

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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...

 
 
How to Change The World Bornstein, David Oxford University Press , 2004 Entrepreneurship, Social Responsibility

This book documents the true and inspiring stories of the Ashoka fellows - bright, energetic, and creative individuals who are leaders in a growing citizen (non-profit)...

 
 
Mother Teresa, CEO Bose, Ruma | Faust, Lou Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies, Leadership, Social Responsibility

Mother Teresa, CEO is not the typical business book. Authors Ruma Bose, a former volunteer with Missionaries of Charity, and her mentor, Lou Faust provide insight for business leaders from an atypical...

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