Anita Roddick is one of the world’s most outspoken, controversial and successful businesswomen. Business as Unusual turns the tables on the way society. The founder of an upscale English cosmetics company well established on these shores, Roddick fervently believes that companies should be. Summary and reviews of Business As Unusual by Anita Roddick, plus links to a book excerpt from Business As Unusual and author biography of Anita Roddick.
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Business as Unusual
There is no more powerful institution in society than business, which is why I believe it is now more important than ever before for business to assume a moral leadership.
The Best Books of Preview — Business as Unusual by Anita Roddick. Description “In terms of power and influence, you can forget the church, forget politics. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Brave Hearts, Rebel Spirits: Mar 22, Paul rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: How would our most familiar institutions — our health-care system, our governments, our businesses, our schools, our prisons, our churches — be transformed?
But if you want to get to know this extraordinary woman, it’s worth a read. The meat of the book was incredibly interesting. Return to Book Page. I expected this book to be a chronicle of The Body Shop’s rise, and while Roddick certainly shares plenty of anecdotes, the telling is pretty disjointed. The company was one of the first to prohibit the use of ingredients tested on animals and one of the first to promote fair trade with third world countries.
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Business as Unusual : The Journey of Anita Roddick and the Body Shop
An entrepreneur, Anita Roddick tells us about her spirit in this book. In terms busiess power and influence, you can forget the church, forget politics.
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