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Transformational Leaders: Genuine actions to conduct business

Transformational Leaders: Genuine actions to conduct business

Visionary leadership can inspire and empower employees and help move your company in the direction you wish to take it. It can restore confidence in the midst of economic turmoil. It can ignite the creativity and dedication of your employees to commit to your company’s principles and goals. Leadership can extend beyond CEO charisma to move towards a leadership style that is committed to words they preach.
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Rocky Foundations: How the cement industry is embracing CSR and why we should care

Rocky Foundations: How the cement industry is embracing CSR and why we should care

Despite some occasional setbacks, construction sites have been increasing in Lebanon since the end of the civil war. One would be hard-pressed to walk through any neighborhood in Beirut without hearing the pulsating rap of jackhammers or seeing the latticed neck of a yellow crane jutted across the skyline. Dubbed as the ‘Dubaification’ of Beirut, towering skyscrapers are replacing traditional homes and modest buildings at an astonishing rate....
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Cultivating Values: How business schools can plant the seeds of change

Earlier this year, an article titled “Occupy Our Business Schools” was published in Bloomberg’s Businessweek addressing growing concerns about the lack of ‘social consciousness’ in capitalism and the role of business schools. The authors pointed to the inadequacy of business schools in teaching students to think about all aspects of business practices in terms of their social and ethical implications. By relegating corporate social respo...
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