skip to content
Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all

Author: Patricia Hind; Phil Hailstone
Publisher: Alresford, Hants, U.K. : Management Pocketbooks Ltd, 2013.
Series: Management Pocketbooks.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Managing sustainability is fast becoming critical to business success - to meeting customer and stakeholder expectations. The Sustainability Pocketbook is for managers who want to get involved in this area but are not sure where to start or what they can realistically do. You may not have direct responsibility for environmental issues within your job, but you can make a difference. Starting by defining and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hind, Patricia.
Sustainability Pocketbook.
New York : Management Pocketbooks, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Hind; Phil Hailstone
ISBN: 9781908284303 1908284307
OCLC Number: 881708106
Notes: Title from title screen.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Copyright Notice; Enjoy the read!; Title Page; Publisher; CONTENTS; WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?; THE BIG PICTURE; DEFINITIONS; IMPORTANCE FOR THE FUTURE; THREE DIMENSIONS OF SUSTAINABILITY; PEOPLE, PLANET & PROFIT; SOME SUSTAINABILITY FACTS; SIGNS THAT WE NEED TO THINK SUSTAINABLY; CONTINUAL CHANGE; THE BUSINESS CASE FOR SUSTAINABILITY; ADDING VALUE TO YOUR BUSINESS; 10 WAYS TO ADD VALUE; THREE KEY DELIVERABLES; REDUCING YOUR COSTS THROUGH OPERATIONS; REDUCING YOUR COSTS THROUGH PEOPLE; GENERATING MORE BUSINESS; ORGANISING YOUR SUSTAINABILITY THINKING; INTRODUCTION; FOUR APPROACHES. The pyramid of responsibilityis this the right approach for you?; three more frameworks; business in the community; united nations global compact; the triple bottom line; is this the right approach for you?; summary; finding your sustainability focus; where are you now?; stages of development towards sustainability; stages of development; top tips; 1 challenge your fundamental assumptions; 2 develop a strategy; 3 identify your stakeholders; 4 find a buddy or two; 5 enlist as many 'champions' as you can; 6 develop a disciplined approach; 7 constantly challenge procedures. PUTTING SUSTAINABILITY INTO PRACTICEPREPARING TO IMPLEMENT; PRACTICAL IDEAS; WORKPLACE IDEAS; ENVIRONMENTAL IDEAS; MARKETPLACE IDEAS; COMMUNITY IDEAS; MAKING SUSTAINABILITY STICK; THE FOUR Ms; MOTIVATE --
THROUGH YOUR PEOPLE; MOTIVATE --
THROUGH YOUR LEADERSHIP; MEASURE; MONITOR; MAINTAIN; SUMMING IT ALL UP; IN IT FOR THE LONG TERM; TAKING ACTION; RELEVANT & APPROPRIATE; ALL IN IT TOGETHER; Suggested Reading; About the Author; Title Listings; Order Form.
Series Title: Management Pocketbooks.
Responsibility: Patricia Hind ; drawings by Phil Hailstone.

Abstract:

Managing sustainability is fast becoming critical to business success - to meeting customer and stakeholder expectations. The Sustainability Pocketbook is for managers who want to get involved in this area but are not sure where to start or what they can realistically do. You may not have direct responsibility for environmental issues within your job, but you can make a difference. Starting by defining and demystifying the topic, the Sustainability Pocketbook sets out a model for sustainability within six main areas of activity (environment, workplace, supply chain, marketplace, stakeholders a.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/881708106> # Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "881708106" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Place/alresford_hants_u_k> ; # Alresford, Hants, U.K.
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1486-1/{A8F026EF-D50B-4417-8BE7-2AE9EB5A11D4}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/industrial_management> ; # Industrial management
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/658.4083/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/sustainable_development> ; # Sustainable development
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/industrial_management_environmental_aspects> ; # Industrial management--Environmental aspects
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Person/hind_patricia> ; # Patricia Hind
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:description "Managing sustainability is fast becoming critical to business success - to meeting customer and stakeholder expectations. The Sustainability Pocketbook is for managers who want to get involved in this area but are not sure where to start or what they can realistically do. You may not have direct responsibility for environmental issues within your job, but you can make a difference. Starting by defining and demystifying the topic, the Sustainability Pocketbook sets out a model for sustainability within six main areas of activity (environment, workplace, supply chain, marketplace, stakeholders a."@en ;
   schema:description "Cover; Copyright Notice; Enjoy the read!; Title Page; Publisher; CONTENTS; WHAT IS SUSTAINABILITY?; THE BIG PICTURE; DEFINITIONS; IMPORTANCE FOR THE FUTURE; THREE DIMENSIONS OF SUSTAINABILITY; PEOPLE, PLANET & PROFIT; SOME SUSTAINABILITY FACTS; SIGNS THAT WE NEED TO THINK SUSTAINABLY; CONTINUAL CHANGE; THE BUSINESS CASE FOR SUSTAINABILITY; ADDING VALUE TO YOUR BUSINESS; 10 WAYS TO ADD VALUE; THREE KEY DELIVERABLES; REDUCING YOUR COSTS THROUGH OPERATIONS; REDUCING YOUR COSTS THROUGH PEOPLE; GENERATING MORE BUSINESS; ORGANISING YOUR SUSTAINABILITY THINKING; INTRODUCTION; FOUR APPROACHES."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1348466306> ;
   schema:genre "Handbooks and manuals"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:illustrator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Person/hailstone_phil> ; # Phil Hailstone
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Series/management_pocketbooks> ; # Management Pocketbooks.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#CreativeWork/sustainability_pocketbook> ;
   schema:name "Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all"@en ;
   schema:productID "881708106" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/881708106#PublicationEvent/alresford_hants_u_k_management_pocketbooks_ltd_2013> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Agent/management_pocketbooks_ltd> ; # Management Pocketbooks Ltd
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=A8F026EF-D50B-4417-8BE7-2AE9EB5A11D4> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1990522> ;
   schema:url <http://www.books24x7.com/marc.asp?bookid=63226> ;
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1486-1/{A8F026EF-D50B-4417-8BE7-2AE9EB5A11D4}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1990522> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=862314> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781908284303> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/881708106> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Agent/management_pocketbooks_ltd> # Management Pocketbooks Ltd
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Management Pocketbooks Ltd" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Person/hailstone_phil> # Phil Hailstone
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hailstone" ;
   schema:givenName "Phil" ;
   schema:name "Phil Hailstone" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Person/hind_patricia> # Patricia Hind
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Hind" ;
   schema:givenName "Patricia" ;
   schema:name "Patricia Hind" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Place/alresford_hants_u_k> # Alresford, Hants, U.K.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Alresford, Hants, U.K." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Series/management_pocketbooks> # Management Pocketbooks.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/881708106> ; # Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all
   schema:name "Management Pocketbooks." ;
   schema:name "Management Pocketbooks" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/industrial_management> # Industrial management
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Industrial management"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/industrial_management_environmental_aspects> # Industrial management--Environmental aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Industrial management--Environmental aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#Topic/sustainable_development> # Sustainable development
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sustainable development"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1348466306#CreativeWork/sustainability_pocketbook>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Sustainability Pocketbook." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/881708106> ; # Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781908284303>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1908284307" ;
   schema:isbn "9781908284303" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/881708106>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/881708106> ; # Sustainability pocketbook : tips, tools and techniques to develop and embed sustainability practices that generate long-term benefits for all
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.