Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

 
Absolute Honesty Johnson, Larry | Phillips, Bob AMACOM , 2003 Human Resources, Leadership, Management, Social Responsibility

With shocking revelations of deliberate corporate dishonesty and manipulation appearing almost daily in the media, many are beginning to wonder if the realities of business and the concept of integrity are, by...

Audio summary available
 
 
The Power of We Tisch, Jonathan M. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2004 Business Biographies, Human Resources, Leadership, Social Responsibility

Jonathan Tisch, Chairman and CEO of Loews Hotels and one of the nation's most influential corporate executives, understands the power of partnerships in achieving success. Although he developed his leadership...

Audio summary available
 
 
The Triple Bottom Line Savitz, Andrew W. | Karl, Weber John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2006 Economics & Finance, Leadership, Management, Social Responsibility

In The Triple Bottom Line, authors Andrew Savitz and Karl Weber look at how businesses can prosper financially while protecting and renewing the social, environmental, and economic resources they need—...

Audio summary available
 
 
Green to Gold Esty, Daniel C. | Winston, Andrew S. Yale University Press , 2006 Business Strategy, Major Works, Social Responsibility

Companies are facing an unavoidable new array of environmentally driven issues. Like any revolution, this new “Green Wave” presents an unprecedented challenge to business as usual. Organizations that do not add...

Audio summary available
 
 
Just Good Business McElhaney, Kellie Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2008 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Faced with a growing marketplace of socially-savvy consumers, tuned-in suppliers and ecological buying practices, many businesses have begun to adopt corporate social responsibility (CSR) policies. In her book,...

Audio summary available
 
 
Beyond Good Company Googins, Bradley K. | Mirvis, Philip H. | Rochlin, Steven A. Palgrave Macmillan , 2007 Business Strategy, Social Responsibility

Executives today are confronted with a paradox. The public holds business leaders in low regard, mistrusts what they say and the motives behind what they do, and sees big companies as too powerful and much more...

Audio summary available
 
 
Winning the Global Talent Showdown Gordon, Edward E. Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2009 Global Business, Human Resources, Social Responsibility

The world will soon face a massive talent shortage, especially in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Every nation in the world will be uniquely affected by this crisis, and each will...

Audio summary available
 
 
Green Tech Webber, Lawrence | Wallace, Michael AMACOM , 2009 Social Responsibility, Technology

Green technology has historically battled a reputation for being an anti-industry, back-to-nature philosophy, but the truth is that “going green” is simply another term for the efficient use of technology — and more...

Audio summary available
 
 
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....

Audio summary available
 
 
Corporate Reputation Gaines-Ross, Leslie John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2008 Business Strategy, Leadership, Social Responsibility

Corporate crises, such as those resulting from the Three Mile Island nuclear accident and the Tylenol poisonings, have always been a part of business, but the number and magnitude of crises have increased greatly since...

Audio summary available
 
Syndicate content