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Honeybees and locusts : the business case for sustainable leadership

Author: Gayle C Avery; Harald Bergsteiner
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Honeybees build community and ecosystems; locusts eat green fields bare. The authors use these insects to illustrate two dominant leadership philosophies. Organisational honeybee behaviour leads to  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gayle C Avery; Harald Bergsteiner
ISBN: 9781742373935 1742373933
OCLC Number: 645818470
Description: 1 volume
Contents: Preface..Acknowledgements ..Chapter 1: Sustainable Enterprises ..What is sustainable leadership? ..Degrees of commitment to sustainable business practices ..Leadership and its cultural context ..Locust vs Honeybee leadership ..Questioning business-as-usual ..Chapter 2: Elements of Sustainable Leadership ..Distinguishing Honeybee and Locust leadership ..Elements form a system ..Performance outcomes ..Missing elements? ..Forms of sustainable enterprise ..Chapter 3: Foundation Practices ..Developing people ..Labour relations ..Staff retention ..Succession planning ..Valuing employees ..CEO and top team ..Ethics ..Long-term vs short-term perspective ..Organisational change ..Financial market independence ..Responsibility for the environment ..Social responsibility ..Stakeholder consideration ..Vision ..Chapter 4: Higher-level Practices and Key Performance Drivers ..Higher-level practices ..Decision-making ..Self-managing emplo
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