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The step-by-step guide to sustainability planning : how to create and implement sustainability plans in any business or organization

Author: Darcy E Hitchcock; Marsha L Willard; Alan AtKisson
Publisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2008.
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Sustainability is now the greatest business imperative, yet how do you actually develop and implement a sustainability plan if you aren't an expert? From the authors of the award-winning handbook The Business Guide to Sustainability comes this highly practical guide to designing and implementing a customized sustainability plan in any business, organization or government department of any type and scale. This  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Darcy E Hitchcock; Marsha L Willard; Alan AtKisson
ISBN: 9781844076161 1844076164 9781138132351 1138132357
OCLC Number: 236484902
Description: xxxi, 173 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preparing for change --
Refining the business case --
Creating the vision of sustainability --
Identifying impacts and priorities --
Developing sustainability metrics and reports --
Developing an implementation strategy and choosing projects --
Developing effective management systems --
Determining the structures needed to manage the effort --
Informing and involving employees.
Other Titles: How to create and implement sustainability plans in any business or organization
Responsibility: Darcy Hitchcock and Marsha Willard ; with foreword by Alan Atkisson.
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