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The thinking executive's guide to sustainability

Author: Kerul Kassel
Publisher: New York, New York (222 East 46th Street, New York, NY 10017) : Business Expert Press, 2014.
Series: Environmental and social sustainability for business advantage collection.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"We live in an increasingly global economy in which the effects of shrunken economies, broadened communication, and widespread meteorological incidents associated with climate change are leaving virtually no one untouched. As a result, a working knowledge of concepts such as the triple bottom line and sustainability have become mandatory. Systems thinking, foundational for grasping these concepts, is based on  Read more...
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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kerul Kassel
ISBN: 9781606494196 1606494198 9781606494202 1606494201
OCLC Number: 872124001
Description: xxiii, 173 pages : illustrations, charts ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1. Systems simplified --
2. What is meant by sustainability and who defines it --
3. Systems and sustainability --
4. Commerce as a system --
5. Why industry is crucial to sustainability --
6. Corporate sustainability frameworks, metrics, and indices --
7. Where to start in your business --
Notes --
References --
Index.
Series Title: Environmental and social sustainability for business advantage collection.
Responsibility: Kerul Kassel.

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