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Summary of The Phoenix Project: by Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, and George Spafford | Includes Analysis

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Summary of The Phoenix Project by Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, and George Spafford | Includes Analysis

 

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The Phoenix Project is a business allegory about how a fictional company becomes profitable...


Bet On Me

by Annette Verschuren

In Bet On Me, entrepreneur Annette Verschuren lays out her surprising and inspiring philosophy for what it takes to lead and succeed in today’s economy: tenacity, the willingness to embrace risk and an unwavering...


Growth and Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Digital Transformation Playbook: Rethink Your Business for the Digital Age

by David L. Rogers

The fast-moving digital environment has been disorienting for traditional businesses, and many may not even realize their strategies are outdated. If managed correctly, lagging businesses can transition by harnessing...


The Carbon Farming Solution: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Securit

by Eric Toensmeier & Hans Herren

With carbon farming, agriculture ceases to be part of the climate problem and becomes a critical part of the solution

Agriculture is rightly blamed as a major culprit of our climate crisis. But in this groundbreaking...


Whither China?

Change for the Audacious: a doer's guide: Large Systems Change for flourishing futures

by Steve John Waddell

We must and can do much better at addressing issues such as climate change, food security, health, education, environmental degradation, peace-building, water, equity, corruption, and wealth creation.  This...


Cement, Earthworms, and Cheese Factories: Religion and Community Development in Rural Ecuador

by Jill DeTemple

Cement, Earthworms, and Cheese Factories examines the ways in which religion and community development are closely intertwined in a rural part of contemporary Latin America. Using historical, documentary, and...


From Aid to Trade: How Aid Organizations, Businesses, and Governments Can Work Together: Lessons Learned from Haiti

by Daniel Jean-Louis & Jacqueline Klamer

Why do poor countries remain poor? Why, after receiving billions of dollars, do poor countries remain poor? Why are failing foreign aid models utilized over and over again? After the devastating 2010 Haiti earthquake,...


International Operations Management: Lessons in Global Business

by Alberto F. De Toni

International Operations Management: Lessons in Global Business uses a fascinating selection of case studies researched during the 'International Operations Management Project', sponsored by the European Commission,...


Success Tips From My Lessons In Business Leadership & Golf

by Vera Gilford

One out of three businesses fail in the first year. Fifty percent fail in the first three years. Maximize your chances for business success with these tips to drive profits up. Learn to identify and strategically...


How Billionaires Live: How Successful People Think and Behave

by Samuel River

Many people think I'm smart, but I actually do more stupid mistakes than any of them, and most of those mistakes are too obvious to be considered mistakes of a smart person. It's just gets worse when someone...


Project Success: Critical Factors and Behaviours

by Emanuel Camilleri

The issue of what defines project success (or failure) is complex and often elusive, and dependent on the perceptions of different stakeholders. In this enlightening book Emanuel Camilleri examines the key factors...


Leading Innovation, Creativity and Enterprise

by Peter Cook

Drawing upon cutting edge research from academia but expressed clearly and concisely for the busy person seeking practical inspiration, Leading Innovation, Creativity and Enterprise will feature numerous case...


Brewing Change: Behind the Bean at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

by Rick Peyser & Bill Mares

BILL MARES is a writer and commentator for Vermont Public Radio. He is also president of the Vermont Beekeepers Association, a former high school teacher, and was a member of the Vermont House of Representatives...


Sustainability Citizenship in Cities: Theory and practice

by Ralph Horne, John Fien & Beau B. Beza

Urban sustainability citizenship situates citizens as social change agents with an ethical and self-interested stake in living sustainably with the rest of Earth. Such citizens not only engage in sustainable...


Technology and the City: Systems, applications and implications

by Tan Yigitcanlar

The interplay between smart urban technologies and city development is a relatively uncharted territory. Technology and the City aims to fill that gap, exploring the growing importance of smart technologies...


The Politics of Cultural Development: Trade, cultural policy and the UNESCO Convention on Cultural Diversity

by Ben Garner

There is a growing recognition of the role that culture can play in sustainable development strategies. This development has generally been welcomed, but also raises a number of questions: What are the implications...


Smaller Cities in a World of Competitiveness

by Peter Karl Kresl & Daniele Ietri

Much recent research in Urban Studies has concentrated on the notion of the 'global city' but discussion has also covered a larger set of mega cities, with populations in excess of 10 million. This analysis...


Energy Law and the Sustainable Company: Innovation and corporate social responsibility

by Patricia Park & Duncan Magnus Park

What kind of decision-making should multinationals engage in to create a sustainable company? There is substantial debate over why CEOs, senior management and Boards of Directors make the wrong decisions by...