Leadership for Sustainable Futures

Achieving Success in a Competitive World by Gayle C. Avery

Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub

Written in English
Cover of: Leadership for Sustainable Futures | Gayle C. Avery
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Subjects:

  • Business ethics,
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Sustainability,
  • Leadership,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages263
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8965413M
ISBN 101847200575
ISBN 109781847200570
OCLC/WorldCa70672618

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