Harvard Business Review on Greening Your Business Profitably

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Harvard Business Press, 2011 - Business & Economics - 251 pages
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Protect the earth and your bottom line.

If you need the best practices and ideas for turning sustainability into competitive advantage--but don't have time to find them--this book is for you. Here are 10 inspiring and useful perspectives, all in one place.

This collection of HBR articles will help you:

- Craft strategy to compete on green turf

- Redesign your business model, products, and processes to

achieve green goals

- Parlay your efforts into lower costs and higher revenues

- Capture more value from clean-tech investments

- Launch sustainability programs with impact

- Synchronize green initiatives by overhauling your supply chain

- Engage constructively with environmental activist groups

- Mitigate the risks of climate change
 

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Contents

Why Sustainability Is Now the Key Driver of Innovation
1
Growing Green
23
How to JumpStart the CleanTech Economy
41
The Sustainability Imperative
63
Strategy Society
87
The Greening of Petrobras
127
A Road Map for Natural Capitalism
139
Dont Tweak Your Supply ChainRethink It End to End
177
Timberlands CEO on Standing Up to 65000 Angry Activists
197
Competitive Advantage on a Warming Planet
211
Index
239
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If you need the best practices and ideas for the business challenges you face--but don't have time to find them--Harvard Business Review paperbacks are for you. Each book is a collection of HBR's inspiring and useful perspectives on a specific topic, all in one place.

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