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How Does Your Business Score in Ethical Marketing? | The 7 Graces of Marketing - ethical marketing for social entrepreneurs

How Does Your Business Score in Ethical Marketing? | The 7 Graces of Marketing - ethical marketing for social entrepreneurs | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
It's great to talk about ethical marketing, but how well are we putting it into practice? Take the 7 Graces Ethical Marketing Self-Assessment Quiz and find out. (How consciously does your company work towards a �triple bottom line�?
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Companies need more carrot and less stick to accelerate sustainability - The Guardian (blog)

Companies need more carrot and less stick to accelerate sustainability - The Guardian (blog) | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) Companies need more carrot and less stick to accelerate sustainability The Guardian (blog) Our reasoning was that if we got them to specify more sustainable sources for the wood they sold then a contribution could be made toward...
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Outdoor retailer Patagonia puts environment ahead of sales growth

Outdoor retailer Patagonia puts environment ahead of sales growth | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
High-end outdoor clothier and gear maker Patagonia Inc. is out to prove that a company can generate strong sales while being nearly fanatical about environmental concerns.
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Maybe U Don't Know: Psychology - Give Honest Feedback by Boosting Your Own Self-Esteem First

Maybe U Don't Know: Psychology - Give Honest Feedback by Boosting Your Own Self-Esteem First | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Nobody likes to give negative feedback to a friend or colleague. In fact, most people, especially if you have a lower self-esteem, don't give negative feedback at all. The reason?
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Pat's Point of View - Patrick Lencioni

Patrick Lencioni... on why organisational health trumps everything else in business

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What’s Your Leadership Lens? | The Leadership Hub

What’s Your Leadership Lens? | The Leadership Hub | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
How do you perceive the world? Is your glass half empty, or half full? When you interact with people, whether at work or in your community, do you inherently trust them? (How do you see things - half empty or half full?
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Leaders: Leading Change Requires Networking Our Inspiration | Kate Nasser

Leaders: Leading Change Requires Networking Our Inspiration | Kate Nasser | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Go beyond recommended steps for leading change & network the inspiration early on to build change-ability.
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Developing nursing leadership and a support for nurses is crucial to the quality of patient care

Ward sisters/Charge nurses need to be a given a more prominent leadership role in hospitals if standards of acute nursing care are to be improved according to a new paper from the University of Birmingham's leading health policy unit the Health Services...
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Xerox Corporation: A Pioneer in Environmental Sustainability - Forbes

Xerox Corporation: A Pioneer in Environmental Sustainability - Forbes | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Recently, I interviewed Patricia A. Calkins, vice president of Environment, Health and Safety for Xerox Corporation.
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Four in ten UK line managers ‘ineffective’ - People Management Magazine Online

Four in ten UK line managers ‘ineffective’ - People Management Magazine Online | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it

Over four in ten managers consider their line managers to be ineffective, according to a survey released in February.

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Corporate Volunteerism Should Be Part Of Corporate Social Responsibility

Corporate Volunteerism Should Be Part Of Corporate Social Responsibility | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Twenty years ago, the corporate sustainability movement was just gaining traction. Now, a company that doesn’t track its environmental footprint is the exception. Employee skills-based pro bono programs should have the same ubiquity.
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Rebecca Willis | Independent Researcher & Vice-Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission

Rebecca Willis | Independent Researcher & Vice-Chair of the UK Sustainable Development Commission | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it

Great input from Rebecca at the Leadership and Sustainability Seminar, University of Cumbria, yesterday.

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5 Questions To Help You Define Your Leadership Brand

5 Questions To Help You Define Your Leadership Brand | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
If you ask someone to describe a person with a compelling leadership brand, they will often struggle initially to explain exactly why that person is so effective.
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The energy haves and have-nots - High Country News (blog)

The energy haves and have-nots - High Country News (blog) | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
The energy haves and have-nots
High Country News (blog)
When I rode in the backseat of Flint's planet-saving car recently, I thought about how excellent it would be if we could all live like she does.
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Column: We need a revolution in business, and these scandals prove it

Column: We need a revolution in business, and these scandals prove it | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Doing business ethically must become a priority – and done right it will make us more prosperous, writes Brian F Smyth. (RT @thejournal_ie: Talking 'bout a revolution? A business revolution?
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Carbon for Water: A New Sustainable Finance Model Saves Lives and the Environment - Justmeans

Carbon for Water: A New Sustainable Finance Model Saves Lives and the Environment - Justmeans | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Carbon for Water: A New Sustainable Finance Model Saves Lives and the EnvironmentJustmeansA new and innovative sustainable investment model hopes to help.
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Outstanding project that should be embraced by business worldwide.

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The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility in Business

The Importance of Corporate Social Responsibility in Business | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Judging by the various newspaper reports I’ve seen recently, business ethics and the importance of corporate social responsibility is currently a hot topic.
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Announcing the Harvard Business Review/McKinsey Long-Term Capitalism Challenge – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

Announcing the Harvard Business Review/McKinsey Long-Term Capitalism Challenge – Press Releases on CSRwire.com | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Press Releases get your corporate social responsibility news and information out to journalists, investors, and industry professionals utilizing CSRwire’s targeted reach.
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Scaling Fast? How to Keep Your Company's Core Values

Scaling Fast? How to Keep Your Company's Core Values | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
Every start-up or small business wants to grow. But once you start scaling, how do you prevent the loss of your core values to big-time corporate culture? (RT @inc: Can you keep bureaucracy out...and fun *in* your company as it grows?
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The Limitations of the Triple Bottom Line | Sustainable Futures

The Limitations of the Triple Bottom Line | Sustainable Futures | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
By: Ben Vivian Following a hectic day in London at Ecobuild and in a stakeholder workshop on research into a construction product framework, my thoughts...
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NHS Sustainability Day

NHS Sustainability Day | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
RT @stephenfry: The NHS is one of the world’s greatest institutions so show your support and participate in NHS Sustainability day http://t.co/ftvb6U4D...
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Jumeirah Emirates Towers - Green Globe Certified

Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai's finest City Lifestyle Destination, has been awarded Green Globe certification. Green Globe is the premier worldwide certifi...
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The Brutal Truth About CSR and Sustainability Reporting

The Brutal Truth About CSR and Sustainability Reporting | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
CSR and sustainability reporting: The good, the bad and the ugly.
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‘Normal’ Business Factors: The unexpected enemy of sustainability

‘Normal’ Business Factors: The unexpected enemy of sustainability | Leadership & Sustainability | Scoop.it
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