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Global Growth Strategies in the Context of an Armed Conflict

Authors: Fuerst, S.; Penagos Tascon, J.; Villa Ramirez, J.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Universidad Eafit, Abierta al mundo
Publication Year: 2009

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The strategy used by Argos to become one of the biggest players of the cement industry in Latin America required three major steps: (1) Operation strengthening in areas where armed groups arise, (2) Administrative strengthening and design of the organizational structure, (3) Internationalization.

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Green Building Research Funding: An Assessment of Current Activity in the United States

Author: Baum, Mara
Product Type: Cases
Source: U.S. Green Building Council
Publication Year: 2007

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This report is intended to aid the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Research Committee's effort to create a national green building research agenda identifying critical gaps in scientific and technical information needed to drive market transformation towards the adoption and evolution of sustainable building design, construction and operations practices in the United States. It outlines recent green building research and tracks federal, state and trade association contributions to green building research funding...

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Level Headed – ESOP of Sundt Construction, Inc.

Author: Pruitt, J. Doug
Product Type: Multimedia; Video Collections
Source: No Limit Publishing
Publication Year: 2012

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J. Doug Pruitt talks about the Sundt ESOP program.

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Living PlanIT

Authors: Eccles, Robert G.; Edmondson, Amy C.; Thyne, Susan; Zuzul, Tiona
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2010

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Living PlanIT is a start-up company that has developed a new, innovative business model for sustainable urbanization. This model reflects the software and technology backgrounds of its founders, Steve Lewis and Malcolm Hutchinson, and is in vivid contrast to other models for green or smart cities that are variations on a massive real estate development project...

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Bringing Green Mainstream

Author: Byrnes, Nanette
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source:
Publication Year: 2008

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Cherokee Investment is backing the Mainstream GreenHome, a residential laboratory for green building practices they believe will protect the environment and provide solid returns to investors.

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Conscious Growth: Why South Mountain Co. pursues deliberate rather than maximum growth

Author: Abrams, John
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Business Ethics, Vol. 18, no. 2
Publication Year: 2004

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Is it true that small businesses are just big businesses that haven’t succeeded yet? John Abrams' company pursues conscious growth not maximum growth.

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Save Energy Now Assessment Helps Expand Energy Management Program at Shaw Industries

Flooring Company Saves $872,000 Annually by Improving Steam System Efficiency

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Product Type: Cases
Source: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Year: 2008

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The Shaw Industries carpet manufacturing plant #20 in Dalton, Georgia, optimized boiler operation and installed waste heat exchangers on two processes in the dye house and an economizer on one boiler, for a payback of 1.7 years.

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Johns-Manville and Riverwood-Schuller

Author: Sharplin, A
Product Type: Cases
Source: The Case Research Journal
Publication Year: 1993

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Manville Corporation used bankruptcy law to manage thousands of lawsuits resulting from its decades as the world's largest producer of asbestos.

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Haywood Builders Supply

Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Product Type: Mini-Cases
Source: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Publication Year: 2000

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At 7 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 1997 Philip Dooly, president of Haywood Builders Supply in Waynesville, NC, left work. An hour later a raging fire broke out.

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Construction Booming In Texas, But Many Workers Pay Dearly

Author: Goodwyn, Wade
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles; Multimedia
Source: NPR
Publication Year: 2013

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Homebuilding and commercial construction may be an economic driver for the state, but it's also an industry riddled with hazards. Years of illegal immigration have pushed wages down, and accidents and wage fraud are common.

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