E-books: Environment & Business

  • Cooperatives and the World of Work book cover

    Cooperatives and the World of Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruno Roelants, Hyungsik Eum, Simel Esim, Sonja Novkovic, Waltteri Katajamäki

    As the world of work and jobs is more uncertain than ever because of various trends impacting it, including the rise of robotics and the gig economy, Cooperatives and the World of Work furthers the debate on the future of work, sustainable development, and the social and solidarity economy of which…

    eBook – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

  • Leadership and Purpose: How to Create a Sustainable Culture book cover

    Leadership and Purpose

    How to Create a Sustainable Culture, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Miller Perkins

    Companies that have integrated a contribution to society into their business models are more likely than others to succeed for the long term. This book provides you with information, tips, and tools to assess and strengthen your company for ongoing success. Through the use of case studies, the…

    eBook – 2019-07-09
    Routledge

  • CrowdRising: Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration book cover

    CrowdRising

    Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Lorinda R. Rowledge

    Open innovation enabled through crowdsourcing is one of the hottest topics in management strategy today. Particularly striking – and of vital importance to the world – are the pioneering efforts to apply crowdsourcing technology and open innovation to solve social, environmental, and economic…

    eBook – 2019-07-05
    Routledge

  • Where Authentic Leaders DARE: From Professional Competence to Inspiring Leadership book cover

    Where Authentic Leaders DARE

    From Professional Competence to Inspiring Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Ruth Smith

    This book demonstrates, complete with practical exercises, how to be successful in both your work and your personal life by becoming a truly authentic leader and empathic influencer. Above all, it shows you how to do this with the positive intention of successful, connected communication and…

    eBook – 2019-07-01
    Routledge

  • Scenario Planning for Climate Change: A Guide for Strategists book cover

    Scenario Planning for Climate Change

    A Guide for Strategists, 1st Edition

    By Nardia Haigh

    Climate change, and the resultant impact on resource management and societal wellbeing, is one of the greatest challenges facing businesses and their long-term performance. Uncertainty about access to resources, unanticipated weather events, rapidly changing market conditions and potential social…

    eBook – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Leading with Integrity: Creating Positive Change in Organizations book cover

    Leading with Integrity

    Creating Positive Change in Organizations, 1st Edition

    By Michael Smith

    Thanks to global news and social media, we are the most informed and socially conscious generation in history. But what are the sources of inner inspiration that guide our daily conduct and motivations in the workplace? Far from the old Machiavellian dictum that "the ends justify the means", the…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • The Circular Economy: A User's Guide book cover

    The Circular Economy

    A User's Guide, 1st Edition

    By Walter R Stahel

    A Circular Economy seeks to rebuild capital, whether this is financial, manufactured, human, social or natural, and offers opportunities and solutions for all organisations. This book, written by Walter Stahel, who is widely recognised as one of the key people who formulated the concept of the…

    eBook – 2019-06-03
    Routledge

  • Unleashing the Power of Diversity: How to Open Minds for Good book cover

    Unleashing the Power of Diversity

    How to Open Minds for Good, 1st Edition

    By Bjørn Z. Ekelund

    Unleashing the Power of Diversity provides a clear tool to create a common language across teams and organisations that reinforces positive identity, builds trust towards people and processes, supports innovation and helps make diversity sustainable. The complex problems that many…

    eBook – 2019-05-29
    Routledge

  • Business, Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development book cover

    Business, Peacebuilding and Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Miklian, Rina M. Alluri, John Elias Katsos

    The intersection of business, peace and sustainable development is becoming an increasingly powerful space, and is already beginning to show the capability to drive major global change. This book deciphers how different forms of corporate engagement in the pursuit of peace and development have…

    eBook – 2019-05-29
    Routledge
    Business and Peacebuilding

  • The Circular Economy and the Global South: Sustainable Lifestyles and Green Industrial Development book cover

    The Circular Economy and the Global South

    Sustainable Lifestyles and Green Industrial Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Schröder, Manisha Anantharaman, Kartika Anggraeni, Timothy J. Foxon

    The circular economy is a policy approach and business strategy that aims to improve resource productivity, promote sustainable consumption and production and reduce environmental impacts. This book examines the relevance of the circular economy in the context of developing countries, something…

    eBook – 2019-04-12
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • The Business of Human Rights: Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles book cover

    The Business of Human Rights

    Best Practice and the UN Guiding Principles, 1st Edition

    By Alex Newton

    The spotlight of global scrutiny has shone particularly brightly on corporations’ adverse impacts on human rights in recent years. Corporations make up more than two-thirds of the world’s top economies today, and so rightly they are being called to account for their impacts on society and the…

    eBook – 2019-04-02
    Routledge

  • Managing Cyber Risk book cover

    Managing Cyber Risk

    1st Edition

    By Ariel Evans

    Cyber risk is the second highest perceived business risk according to U.S. risk managers and corporate insurance experts. Digital assets now represent over 85% of an organization’s value. In a survey of Fortune 1000 organizations, 83% surveyed described cyber risk as an organizationally complex…

    eBook – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

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