Summary of Strategy for Sustainability

A Business Manifesto

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Strategy for Sustainability book summary
How to do good business while doing good work for the planet.

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Adam Werbach, the Global CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi S, offers an exceptionally clear, appealing explanation of how sustainable business practices are not only morally good but also possible and practical. Werbach, former president of the Sierra Club, espouses a multifaceted approach to making your business more humane, flexible and environmentally aware. getAbstract recommends his ideas and practices to readers concerned about the planet, business leaders curious about what sustainability can offer and activists willing to try an effective approach.

In this summary, you will learn

  • What sustainability means
  • Why sustainability matters to your business
  • How to make your business more sustainable
 

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Sustainability After the Storm
Hurricane Katrina’s impact on New Orleans was a devastating example of the need to alter how businesses operate before calamity strikes. The aftermath of Katrina – during which Walmart helped local people before state and...
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About the Author

Adam Werbach is the global CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi S and the former president of the Sierra Club.


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