Rethinking Growth: Social Intrapreneurship for Sustainable Performance

Rethinking Growth: Social Intrapreneurship for Sustainable Performance

by W. Baets, E. Oldenboom

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Should we rethink growth? Is the abundance of the western world still ethical? Growth, social responsibility and sustainable development are indeed deeply entangled. This book aims to provide the reader with a transversal, holistic view on these issues, and a real understanding of corporate growth, along withits possible alternatives.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781349299522
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 03/19/2009
Series: The Diversity, Leadership and Responsibility Series
Edition description: 1st ed. 2009
Pages: 241
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

WALTER BAETS is Professor Complexity, Knowledge and Innovation, Associate Dean for Research and MBA Director at Euromed Marseille Ecole de Management, France. He obtained a PhD at Warwick Business School (UK) and a Habilitation thesis in Aix-Marseille, France.

ERNA OLDENBOOM is a specialist in leadership, health and transformation. She obtained a BA in Human Resources Management, a MA in Organizational Design, and a MPhil in Political Sciences (Peace and Conflict management) at the University of Granada, Spain. She is an ayurvedic massage therapist and continued her education in ayurveda and health management with Deepak Chopra.

Table of Contents

Preface The Thermometer Causes Sickness The Biology of Business Emergence and Dynamics:A Quantum Ontology of A-causality Non-violence and Co-creation Management by Values Sustainability Principles and Leadership in Management Sustainable Performance Social Entrepreneurship:A Micro Example Social Intrapreneurship for Sustainable Performance Appendix: Blueprint of a Workbook

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