publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

Individual competencies for managers engaged in corporate sustainable management practices

Vincent Blok; Domenico Dentoni;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Nov 2015
  • Country: Netherlands
Corporations increasingly acknowledge the importance of sustainable practices. Corporate social responsibility is therefore gaining significance in the business world. Since solving corporate social responsibility issues is not a routine job, every challenge in corporate social responsibility requires its own approach; and management competencies are crucial for designing appropriate approaches towards the realization of sustainable solutions. On the basis of seven corporate social responsibility competencies synthesized from the extant literature, this research provides an empirical analysis of which of these competencies managers need in order to achieve corpo...
free text keywords: social-responsibility, higher-education, key competences, capabilities, innovation, framework, business, pitfalls
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