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What we learned in the rainforest : business lessons from nature : innovation, growth, profit, and sustainability at 20 of the world's top companies

Author: Tachi Kiuchi; William K Shireman
Publisher: San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, ©2002.
Series: Future 500 book.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tachi Kiuchi; William K Shireman
ISBN: 1576751279 9781576751275
OCLC Number: 47716425
Description: xv, 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: How Can Business Profit from Nature? --
pt. I. Principles in Nature That Maximize Performance in Business --
1. Feedback --
2. Information --
3. Profit --
4. Design --
5. Innovation --
6. Diversity --
7. Succession --
pt. II. How to Use the Principles: Strategy, Tactics, and Tools --
8. Management --
9. New Tools and New Values. Conclusion: A Journey into the Business Rainforest --
App. I. Future 500 --
App. II. Future 500 Tool Kit.
Series Title: Future 500 book.
Responsibility: Tachi Kiuchi, Bill Shireman.
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