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Making Sustainability Work: Best Practices in Managing and Measuring Corporate Social, Environmental and Economic Impacts

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In recent years, corporations of all sizes and orientations have become more sensitive to social issues and stakeholder concerns, and they are collectively striving to become better corporate citizens (in some cases, urged on by shareholder pressure or government regulations). The best practices in corporate sustainability are no longer the exclusive domain of companies li ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published January 1st 2008 by Berrett-Koehler Publishers
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Beth M.
Apr 16, 2013 rated it really liked it
This book is all about walking you through the Corporate Sustainability Model that Epstein has created (and which is reproduced several times in the book.)

Epstein stresses that this is a tool. Because of this, he spends a great deal of time getting into some (but not all) details of how to use his Model/Sustainability Tool and its impacts on the entirety of the organization. Some might interpret this as repetitive.

This book gives you a high level view of strategy and actions, and outlines diff
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Kiddonne
Jan 30, 2012 rated it really liked it
Mr. Epstein takes sustainability from the shelf and rounds up the concept with some solid examples and working strategies; a bit of economics thrown it; but generally, quite a bit of common sense and a good explanatory framework.
Amy Cordero
Jun 10, 2013 rated it liked it
Very repetitious
Gonzalo Sierra Martinez
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Libro recomendado para personas que quieran implementar un modelo corporativo de sustentabilidad (económico, social y ambiental) en una organización. Tiene un enfoque hacia grandes empresas
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