Book publication announcement

What does sustainability mean to you?

With deep thought and inspiring examples, this updated book engages readers by increasing their understanding and awareness of what sustainability means conceptually, practically, personally, and professionally. It provides readers with the tools and techniques to improve the social, environmental, and economic performance of their organizations in both the short and long term. Since sustainability is not achieved in a siloed environment, everyone has a critical role to play on this journey.

The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook engages today’s managers and leaders of organizations, in both the private sector and civil society, who are being challenged as never before to find ways to play a proactive role in understanding and addressing the risks and opportunities of sustainability. It teaches them how to apply systems thinking to turn our most intractable problems into exciting business opportunities, and offers ground breaking frameworks in new chapters on globalization, strategy, metrics, and sustainability models for collaboration, technology, and community. That is why this book is structured to be a fieldbook to provide practitioners the Activities, Cases, and Tools that they can use to help move their enterprise through progressively higher performing stages of sustainability. Readers gain access to the innovative Living Fieldbook with extensive companion materials at:


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Publication Data:

The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook by Jeana Wirtenberg, Linda M. Kelley, David Lipsky, William G. Russell


ISBN: 9781783534173 ; 478 Pages; £29.99 (Paperback);  9781783535279; £110.00 (Hardback)

14th August 2018

About the Editors:

Jeana Wirtenberg, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Professional Practice, Rutgers University, USA, and President and CEO, Transitioning to Green, USA.

Linda M. Kelley, Principal and Enterprise Ecologist, Transitioning to Green, USA.

David Lipsky, Ph.D., Head of Coaching, Assessment and Executive Onboarding at Samsung Electronics America.

William G. Russell, Principal with Transitioning to Green, USA.