This book provides a comprehensive understanding of the linkages between business and society by addressing key issues in corporate social responsibility (CSR), sustainability, ethics and governance. Thanks to the different visions and perspectives offered by a global group of authors with a broad range of expertise, the book offers a full spectrum of theoretical and practical approaches. Further, it combines the latest theoretical thinking with reviews of frameworks, cases and best practices from various industries and nations. In particular, the book offers a historical perspective on the origins of CSR and discusses CSR in relation to sustainability and management, with a special focus on CSR in Asia.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-29 - Publisher: Springer
The digital economy is at a tipping point. This practical book defines digital ecosystems, discusses digital design using converging technologies of social networking, mobility, big data and cloud computing, and provides a methods for linking digital technologies together to meet the challenges of building a digital enterprise in the new
Authors: Andraea Dawson-Shepherd, Kamil Kellner, Jean E. Neumann
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge
Developing Organisational Consultancy provides consultants with theoretical and practical advice on how to handle typical consultancy challenges. Well-established organisational consultants from the UK and the USA offer descriptions of problems they have encountered in their work, theoretical and practical approaches that they have found helpful, cases from their actual practice,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-31 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Presents a model for a successful company that involves strategic outsourcing, differentiation, and professional alliances, sharing a wealth of case studies designed to help companies build effective business plans and excel in their markets. 35,000 first printing.