Off the shelf

Off the shelf

Examining corporate responsibility

In his award-winning book, the ethicist and visionary Simon Zadek examines corporate, social and environmental responsibility. GetAbstract says Zadek’s book is required reading for executives, public policy makers, academics and others who ponder the role of corporations.

The Civil Corporation

Simon Zadek

Earthscan Publications Ltd, 2007, 288 pages

List Price: $37.95

ISBN-13: 9781844074310


Keeping big projects afloat

To ensure that your organization’s next big project doesn’t turn into a giant boondoggle, read Paul Roberts’ comprehensive, masterful and highly detailed book on project management. GetAbstract appreciates this compact guide to the best project management practices.

Guide to Project Management

Paul Roberts

Profile Books, 2007, 311 pages

List Price: $32.95

ISBN-13: 9781861978226