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The world’s most forward-looking CEOs recognize the real challenge facing business today: a fundamental shift in the nature of commerce. While sustainability programs, government action, and nonprofits are all parts of the solution, CEOs and other leaders must focus on social, environmental, and economic benefit—not only because it will make the world a better place, but b

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Kindle Edition, 231 pages
Published July 22nd 2014 by Jossey-Bass
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This book clearly communicates about what the challenges we face on the long road to sustainability. From the traditional capitalism malfunction to Biomimicry adaptation, the writer sheds some light in to the fields that some business leaders say it's not possible. From my point of view, the writer explicitly supports for radical change and invite the reader to join this revolution. I agree that the social and environmental issues are urgent but the extreme solutions may not attractive for the m ...more
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John Elkington is an Executive Director of SustainAbility Ltd. A leading authority on the role of industry in sustainable development, he is a consultant to such organisations as BP, Procter & Gamble, USAID, and the UN Environment Programme.
He sits on advisory panels at the Merlin Ecology Fund and the Nature Conservancy Council. He has authored or co-authored numerous books and has published s
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