Sustainability Books - Business & Community, Green Business

Competition Overdose: How Free Market Mythology Transformed Us from Citizen Kings to Market Servants Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062892836
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Published: Harper Business - March 17th, 2020

Using dozens of vivid examples to show how society overprescribed competition as a solution and when unbridled rivalry hurts consumers, kills entrepreneurship, and increases economic inequality, two free-market thinkers diagnose the sickness caused by competition overdose and provide remedies that will promote sustainable growth and progress for everyone, not just wealthy shareholders a

The Heartbeat of Excellence: The Design of Changing Sustainably, the Swiss Way Cover Image
ISBN: 9781912555697
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Published: Lid Publishing - April 14th, 2020

The world is exhibiting the urgent need for sustainable change. In his first book, Curt Blattner introduces a new approach fit for the modern workforce which encourages sustainable interactive leadership -- placing the dialogue between leaders and teams at the centre of development.

The Ethical Business Book: 50 Ways You Can Help Protect People, the Planet and Profits (Concise Advice) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781912555581
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Published: Lid Publishing - February 11th, 2020

The burgeoning array of literature on ethical behaviour tends to focus on what's happening at the extremes - either owner managers of start-ups built around a strong moral crusade, or large corporations undergoing change due to the personal epiphany of a forward-thinking CEO.

Mid-Course Correction Revisited: The Story and Legacy of a Radical Industrialist and His Quest for Authentic Change Cover Image
ISBN: 9781645020035
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - July 17th, 2020

The original Mid-Course Correction, published 20 years ago, became a classic in the sustainability field. It put forth a new vision for what its author, Ray C. Anderson, called the "prototypical company of the 21st century"--a restorative company that does no harm to society or the environment.

Towards Zero Waste: How to Live a Circular Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781856233286
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Published: Permanent Publications - December 16th, 2019

ideas and inspiration for those looking to reduce their household waste

The Conservation Revolution: Radical Ideas for Saving Nature Beyond the Anthropocene Cover Image
ISBN: 9781788737715
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Published: Verso - February 11th, 2020

A post-capitalist manifesto for conservation

Hacking Planet Earth: How Geoengineering Can Help Us Reimagine the Future Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593187548
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Published: TarcherPerigee - March 24th, 2020

An exploration of the cutting-edge technology that will enable us to confront the realities of climate change.

Ethical Profit: A Guide to Increasing Profit Using Sustainable Business Practices Cover Image
ISBN: 9781999149604
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Published: Writing Pixels Publishing - January 11th, 2020

How do you sort through the myriad of "green" advice available to find what works for you and your business? So many small businesses are paralyzed, without guidance on what to do, how decisions impact the environment, and where to even start. In Ethical Profit, Samantha Richardson has done the work for you.

In Search of the Wild Tofurky: How a Business Misfit Pioneered Plant-Based Foods Before They Were Cool Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635766530
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Published: Diversion Books - April 7th, 2020

From treehouse dream to global brand, Tofurky's Founder and Chairman shares his story of selling millions of plant-based food products without selling out.

From Head Shops to Whole Foods: The Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs (Columbia Studies in the History of U.S. Capitalism) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780231171595
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Published: Columbia University Press - February 25th, 2020

In the 1960s and '70s, a diverse range of storefronts--including head shops, African American bookstores, feminist businesses, and organic grocers--brought the work of the New Left, Black Power, feminism, environmentalism, and other movements into the marketplace.

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