Who Cares Wins: Why Good Business is Better Business

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Pearson, 2012 - Business & Economics - 180 pages
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You CAN combine social responsibility with superior profitability and shareholder value: in this book, a pioneering CEO shows how.
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*Practical, bottom-line focused advice on making social responsibility work in real businesses.
*Why tomorrow's most successful businesses will be the most socially responsible -- and why failures of social responsibility will place your company at unacceptable risk.
*By Havas Worldwide CEO David Jones: one of today's most dynamic and innovative new global business leaders. Tomorrow's most successful companies will also be the most socially responsible. What's more, in today's intensely social and transparent world, companies that fail to be socially responsible place their very survival at risk. But how can enterprises successfully integrate social responsibility with their fundamental commitment to increasing profitability and shareholder value? In this book, one of the world's most innovative and dynamic CEOs takes on the challenge, and shows exactly how it can be met. Havas Worldwide CEO David Jones offers indispensable practical guidance for ensuring that your business has a positive social and environmental impact while at the same time delighting customers and shareholders alike. Who Cares Wins is replete with examples, both positive and cautionary -- from Evian's award-winning 'roller babies' campaign to BP's Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Jones also offers up-to the- minute guidance on engaging with customers and communicating your firm's commitments through today's most powerful social media. Beyond hope and handwaving, this 100% practical book is written by someone with ultimate bottom-line responsibility -- and it shows.

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User Review  - Jorge - Goodreads

Excellent book! Things are changing about the way we do business! A must read book for all Marketeers and business people in general! Read full review

Review: Who Cares Wins: Why Good Business Is Better Business

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

Nothing too revolutionary in here, but a good statement of principle. It is a little redundant and padded at times, and the self-promotion reaches occasional laughable levels. And, sorry dude, but ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

David Jones,

CEO Havas has made a name for himself as a driving force for change, within his own agency group, in the broader world of business and beyond. He became the youngest global CEO in the history of the advertising industry in 2005, when he was made global CEO of Havas Worldwide. He runs all the creative, marketing, and design companies throughout the network of 300+ offices. He is also global CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide, the world?s largest agency by global brands. David has taken to the global stage as co-founder of One Young World, a non-profit organisation that gives a voice to young leaders, aged 25 or under, around the world.

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