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Building Success Through Creativity - 10 reasons why businesses can't ignore it in the creative economy
Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by Inside Out Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Business
The best way to achieve sustainable growth in the creative economy is to build a strong creative culture at the core of your organization.
The Urban Cash Cow
You set the price! Words: 24,480. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Urban & regional
Lucrative Cash Flow, Social Good, and Heaven. What's holding you back? Is it conceivable to: •Make $100,000 per month on a $30,000 investment? •Build business and community at the same time? •Be an early adopter of the sweepstakes cafe industry? Of course. Not just another business book, The Urban Cash Cow is the result of an obsessive quest to combine business and social good into one.
Earthcare: Towards an environmental theology
Price: Free! Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Stewardship & Giving
This book explores the links between spirituality and environmental problems, and it outlines the basis for a Christian theology of nature and environment. It should appeal to anyone interested in the causes and solutions of environmental problems.
New Efficient Government
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Governments are faced with 3 key challenges: Effectively using public finances, supporting sustainable economy and ensuring the security of environmental resources. However, governments face growing debt burdens and environmental liabilities. Learn about debt reduction and good environmental management options through focused spending and efficient policy decisions. Explores citizen influence
Environmental Toxicological Chemistry for Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Health Science
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Environmental Environmental Science
The book provides a brief overview of environmental chemistry and toxicological chemistry needed by students and practitioners of industrial hygiene and environmental health science, where environmental chemistry is the study of the behavior of chemical species in the environment and toxicological chemistry relates their chemical nature to their toxic effects.
Land of the Free: Achieving Freedom Through a Sustainable Community
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"Land of the Free" is more than just a book about sustainability. It is also a book about self-determination. This book is not a “how to” book. It was written to put the idea of sustainability foremost in the minds of people who are on the path to self-sufficiency. There's a book that offers the solutions. If you are truly concerned about the future, then "Land of the Free" is a must read!
Everybody Works
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
Everybody Works "A Proven Model and Handbook for Green Job Creation", a collection of insight and stories offering unique and shared perspectives within the creation of green jobs. The guide features a walk through a proven model attempting to address the issues of underserved workers and businesses within the urban and suburban community. Global warming & outdated technology is changing the game!
GlobalGreenGame (Patterns of UnSustainable TShirts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 250. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
A friendly reader for EcoKids and EcoParents that addresses sustainability in a story about a t-shirt and travel throughout the world. The goal of the series is to promote environmental values and inspire analysis and discussion —actions that will last a lifetime. The series hopes to cover reduce recycle and reuse in very modern but comprehensive terms that apply to green living.
Genetically Modified Foods vs. Sustainability
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by Pandora Poikilos. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Essays
“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.” – Albert Einstein This ebook points out the surrounding issues of genetically modified fruit and vegetables that consumers are unaware of. While several parties defend the use of technology to create food, it appears that little is being done to increase awareness about this matter to the end consumer.
The Good Company
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,600. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
In THE GOOD COMPANY, Business Professor Robert Girling shares twenty inspiring stories of companies like Clif Bar, Triodos Bank, Eileen Fisher, TOMS Shoes, Google, Kiva that provide a good place to work, heal the world, give back to the community and introduce planet-saving innovations. And here’s the bottom line – GOOD COMPANIES are profitable.