Books on sustainability and business
All In: Future of Business Leadership | Sustainability Book | GlobeScanJudging by the number of books about business and the environment piling up on my shelves, the corporate sustainability movement is alive and well. One of the best is Business Lessons from a Radical Industrialist by Ray Anderson, the founder and chairman of the commercial carpet company Interface. I've been provided with two signed copes of the paperback edition to give away. I'm expecting a signed copy of Howard Schultz's book, which I'm also going to give to a blog reader. More on that, in a moment. But first, a few thoughts about Ray and his book.
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Download them to your e-reader and save a tree? Small businesses make a significant collective impact on the environment and society -- but only a tiny percentage of SMEs complete a sustainability report. Also, Section 2.
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In , when Earth Day began, business was the enemy. The previous year, a blowout in a Union Oil platform had dumped more than 80, barrels of black stuff into the Santa Barbara Channel. Students and activists loudly protested pollution from factories and power plants. Today, business often is still the enemy. But it is sometimes a force for good--or at least a mouthpiece for good, as evidenced by the nearly 2, titles in Amazon's "Green Business" category. The best of these books combine concrete practices and provocative proposals with personal vision and a sense of urgency. Most argue that it makes good business sense to be a responsible citizen of our blue marble.
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Welcome to the first full work week of the year. It would have been helpful for readers to locate specific chapters if the book contained a table of contents, but the bookmarks function of PDF is well organized if readers will keep the electronic format. It is all about helping others understand the context in which decisions about these things should be made sustainabilkty both how it impacts society and the business! Some in business believe that companies have a responsibility to contribute to society and the environment, while others believe that every investment a company makes must return value!