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Business and the Buddha: Doing Well by Doing Good

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All businesses want to do well, but can they also do good? Lloyd Field says yes, and moreover, no business can afford to focus simply on doing well.” Increasingly, public assessment of a business’s worth must take into account its consideration of shared human values. That doesn’t mean a business can’t or should not compete; it means that investing in efforts to build a be

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Paperback, 212 pages
Published November 28th 2007 by Wisdom Publications
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Tee Jay
Jan 29, 2011 Tee Jay rated it it was amazing
Upon finishing Lloyd Field's Business and the Buddha, I found I was experiencing a pleasant sense of happiness internally. This is a good thing, because at its core this book is about all things positive. It's hard to give a neutral review because I agree with everything that is written in this book. Many people would undoubtedly disagree with some, or all, of the ideas and points written in this text, but that is okay: it doesn't matter what the outside world thinks and does, what matters is in ...more
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Geweldig boek, ook als je zelf niet per definitie boeddhist of gelovig bent. De principes beschreven in het boek zijn in principe voor iedereen te gebruiken. Lees het vanuit een open perspectief en laat je verrassen!
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Lloyd Field, PhD, is an executive coach, management consultant, facilitator, speaker, and author who has spent 30 years working with business leaders in North America and throughout Europe. Lloyd has a PhD in Human Resources, holds a Lifetime designation with the U.S. Society for Human Resource Management (SPHR), and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development in the U.K. ( ...more
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