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B Corp Entrepreneurs : Analysing the Motivations and Values behind Running a Social Business

Author: Florentine Mariele Sophie Roth; Ingo Winkler
Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint : Palgrave Pivot, 2018.
Series: Palgrave pivot.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Highlighting the motivations of B Corp entrepreneurs in Chile, this book explores the phenomenon behind for-profit organisations that are committed to social and ecological sustainability as well as human welfare. By examining the personal and social drivers of businesses which are not solely focused on profit-making, the authors reveal a dual orientation that is an important factor in the creation of hybrid  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Florentine Mariele Sophie Roth; Ingo Winkler
ISBN: 9783319901671 3319901672 9783319901664 3319901664 9783319901688 3319901680 9783030079505 3030079503
OCLC Number: 1047699560
Description: 1 online resource (XI, 113 pages 20 illustrations) : online resource
Contents: 1. Challenging the Traditional Way of Doing Business --
2. The B Corp Movement --
3. Values and Motivations of B Corp Entrepreneurs and Social Entrepreneurs --
4. Schwartz's Values and Motivation Theory --
5. The Study --
B Corp Entrepreneurs in Chile --
6. Chilean B Corp Entrepreneurs' Values and Motivations --
7. Motivational Profiles of Chilean B Corp Entrepreneurs --
8. Implications and Future Research.
Series Title: Palgrave pivot.
Responsibility: by Florentine Mariele Sophie Roth, Ingo Winkler.

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