Individual competencies for managers engaged in corporate sustainable management practices

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Wesselink, R.; Blok, V.; Leur, van, S.; Lans, T.; Dentoni, D.;
  • Subject: innovation | social-responsibility | pitfalls | higher-education | capabilities | framework | business | key competences

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 corporat... View more
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