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The Resource Green giants : how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses, E. Freya Williams

Green giants : how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses, E. Freya Williams

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Green giants : how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses
Title
Green giants
Title remainder
how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses
Statement of responsibility
E. Freya Williams
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
What do billion-dollar organizations like Tesla Motors, Trader Joe's, Chipotle, Toyota, Unilever, and General Electric have in common? They have all succeeded- amazingly-at building phenomenally successful businesses while selling products and services designed to help us live happier, healthier, more environmentally conscious lives. Packed with eye-opening research, exclusive interviews, and enlightening examples from major organizations, Green Giants reveals how these and other well-known, incredibly successful companies have turned a strategy of sustainability and social good into a billion-dollar business proposition and how you can, too. The book provides a blue-print for sustainable success, examining the six key factors green giant companies share that have directly contributed to their uncommon success. Uncovering enticing stories of iconoclastic thinking, radical innovation, tenacious commitment, standout creativity, and explosive growth, the book reveals the harsh truth hat corporate success can't be achieved on integrity, responsibility, and altruism alone. Packed with practical advice and hard-won wisdom, this book explains how to harness and replicate the proven methods currently fueling this dynamic and socially responsible business movement and achieve incredible success for your own ecologically responsible organization
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Williams, E. Freya
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Leadership
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Industrial management
  • Success in business
  • Industrial management
  • Leadership
  • Social responsibility of business
  • Success in business
  • Leadership
  • Responsabilité sociétale
  • Gestion d'entreprise
  • Succès dans les affaires
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Success
Label
Green giants : how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses, E. Freya Williams
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-270) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: billion with a "B" -- The iconoclastic leader -- Disruptive innovation -- A higher purpose -- Built in, not bolted on -- Mainstream appeal -- A new behavioral contract -- Index
Control code
898167427
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780814436141
Lccn
2015003047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)898167427
Label
Green giants : how smart companies turn sustainability into billion-dollar businesses, E. Freya Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: billion with a "B" -- The iconoclastic leader -- Disruptive innovation -- A higher purpose -- Built in, not bolted on -- Mainstream appeal -- A new behavioral contract -- Index
Control code
898167427
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780814436141
Lccn
2015003047
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
System control number
(OCoLC)898167427

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