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Business behaving well : social responsibility, from learning to doing

Author: Ron Elsdon
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Potomac Books, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Using real-world examples from a broad variety of industries, including health care and education, Ron Elsdon and his contributors describe how nonprofit and public sector entities can structure effective relationships with private firms for everyone's benefit. Addressing strategic issues as well as practical implementation, Business Behaving Well is for anyone who is actively engaged in the business world,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Elsdon
ISBN: 9781612342948 1612342949 9781612344034 1612344038
OCLC Number: 795759543
Description: xiv, 257 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Integrating needs so we all benefit / Ron Elsdon --
Corporate social responsibility : lessons from educational practice in an emerging democracy / Megan Roberts Koller, Emet Mohr, and Pearl Sims --
Understanding and assessing corporate social responsibility in organizations / Richard Vicenzi --
Partnerships between the for-profit and nonprofit sectors / Barbara Langsdale --
Government as a business partner in the pursuit of social responsibility / Andrew Domek --
Pro bono service : driving social impact with professional skills / Aaron Hurst --
Public/private sector collaboration / Linda Williams --
Healthcare as a social responsibility : implications for business / Deborah LeVeen --
Social responsibility, healthcare equality, and workforce planning / Allyne Beach, Laura Long, and Bob Redlo --
Labor-management partnerships : a collaborative path toward improved business results and employee satisfaction / Zeth Ajemian --
Financial institutions and social responsibility / Jim Leatherberry --
Concluding thoughts / Ron Elsdon --
Appendix A: Income inequality and gross national income per capita --
Appendix B: Modeling income, spending, and inequality.
Responsibility: edited by Ron Elsdon.

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