Business, Management & Accounting: Featured Books for Professionals

6Featured Books for Professionals

  • The Origins of Ethical Failures

    Lessons for Leaders

    By Dennis Gentilin

    In 2001, as a young university graduate, Dennis Gentilin became a member of a FX trading desk at one of Australia’s largest banks, the National Australia Bank. In the years that followed the desk became involved in a trading scandal that resulted in the resignation of the chairman and CEO, the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge

  • Smart Green Cities

    Toward a Carbon Neutral World

    By Woodrow Clark II, Grant Cooke

    Smart Green Cities: is a comprehensive overview of what global cities are doing to become sustainable. Woodrow W. Clark II and Grant Cooke have produced a book that is both practical and visionary. They have examined the infrastructure needs - sustainable development, communications, energy, water,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Metrics for Sustainable Business

    Measures and Standards for the Assessment of Organizations

    By Scott R. Herriott

    Metrics for Sustainable Business is the first book to give students a comprehensive understanding of sustainability in organizations from an accounting perspective. The book walks student through the steps for doing a sustainability assessment, and aims to develop them into financial analysts who…

    Paperback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Dealing with Disruption

    Lessons from the Publishing Industry

    By Michael N. Ross

    Publishing today requires a presence in local and global markets, and successful publishers can be more effective in reaching both by employing current technology at all stages of the publishing process. Finding the most efficient and profitable business models has become more challenging (and more…

    Hardback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Leadership Paradoxes

    Rethinking Leadership for an Uncertain World

    Edited by Richard Bolden, Morgen Witzel, Nigel Linacre

    Leadership remains one of the most sought-after qualities in contemporary society, yet after centuries of research, education and debate it remains just as elusive as ever. Leadership Paradoxes: Rethinking Leadership for an Uncertain World argues that the key to understanding and enhancing…

    Paperback – 2016-02-24
    Routledge

  • Leadership-as-Practice

    Theory and Application

    Edited by Joseph A. Raelin

    This book develops a new paradigm in the field of leadership studies, referred to as the "leadership-as-practice" (L-A-P) movement. Its essence is its conception of leadership as occurring as a practice rather than residing in the traits or behaviours of particular individuals. A practice is a…

    Paperback – 2016-02-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research