Book Review

This section is about reviewing books related to topics on sustainable business and Corporate Social Responsibility. The reviews include judging the books on the credibility of their content and if they live up to their purpose of use. The books includes guides on how make your company sustainable, theory books and future predictions on corporate sustainability.

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Serving the Unserved: Business Solutions for the ‘Base of the Pyramid’

In his new book, Ted London explores how to build better enterprises that improve quality of life for the 4 billion people living…
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The Boomer Generation Diet, Or Any Other For That Matter

Another year, another resolution to shed those stubborn pounds. You'll probably see some good results at first, and then … well, you know…
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Building a Case for National Water Management: Let There Be Water

Israel's arduous journey to water independence is a fascinating story full of gutsy characters, big dreamers and amazing accomplishments. But for today's global…
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Big is Beautiful

The big question about business sustainability has always been: Can it scale? In her highly readable and well argued new book, "Green Giants,"…
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Naomi Klein and Capitalism vs. Climate Change

The book’s subtitle is compelling: Capitalism vs. The Climate. Simply put: “Our economic system and our planetary system are now at war.”
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Intelligent Readers and the Climate Crisis

In succinct and accessible language, this short but powerful book pulls no punches: climate change is the most critical threat to the planet…
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Berkshire Beyond Buffett? Not So Fast

Berkshire skeptics question whether such a large and tentacular entity can continue to thrive without its Oracle-in-Chief. Lawrence Cunningham, a law professor at…
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Book Review: Sustainability Careers for MBAs

Katie Kross provides clarity, tips and resources for navigating paths to green careers in her book, "Profession and Purpose: A Resource Guide for…
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Q&A: Andrew Winston on Climate Risk, CSR and His New Book ‘The Big Pivot’

TriplePundit speaks with Andrew Winston, who also advises some of the world’s biggest companies on environmental strategy, about his new book, "The Big…
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Book Review: The Dance of the Sustainable Product and Brand

Is there a template for creating a sustainable brand, a fusion of product and branding? Henk Campher’s answer is yes: “It’s when these…
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Lean In: 3p Readers Weigh In On Themes from Sheryl Sandberg’s Book

3p readers talk about how they feel about the themes in Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In" a year later.
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Lean In and Give Us Your Opinion — How Did Sandberg’s Book Impact You?

Weigh in! We are crowdsourcing a series about Sheryl Sandberg's "Lean In." Give us your opinion on topics from the book.
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Excerpt: Ice Cream Social – The Struggle for the Soul of Ben & Jerry’s

This is the first book to tell the full, inside story of the inspiring rise, tragic mistakes, devastating fall, determined recovery, and ongoing…
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Book Review: Jonathon Porritt Sends Us Postcards from 2050

Jonathon Porritt's new book ‘The World We Made’ provides us a detailed look not just into what the world could look in 2050,…
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The False Promise of Fracking

In Snake Oil, Richard Heinberg says “rather than offering the nation a century of cheap energy and economic prosperity, fracking may well present…
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