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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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By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Freddy West rated it liked it Jul 26, Also, at times the book becomes boring and starts preaching too much about how to do a business being cognizant of community, people, etc. Samaira rated it it was ok Nov 15, She writes with passion and fluency They, and the wealth of spiritual activists in this book are the heirs to a great tradition of faith-based activism.

This is her story, including the clear-eyed observation of how she had to get out of her own way. Books by Anita Roddick.


Rodrick explains that you can make a profit and make a positive contribution to the community; you can trade on a global scale unususl you can stick your neck out with campaigns for human rights, whilst opening scores of shops a year.

Roddick was uncompromising in her commitment, and the company culture she cre At a time when many companies are trying to be more socially responsible, my thoughts have been turning to Anita Roddick sadly, no longer with uswho founded the first company of scale to really walk the walk. Take it Personally UK Edition: The perfect recipe for integrity in a world where it’s not so easy to find! Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Brave Roddic, Rebel Spirits: Preview — Business as Unusual by Anita Roddick.

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Roddick was involved in activism and campaigning for environmental and social issues, including involvement with Greenpeace and The Big Issue. You know the names Martin Luther King, Jr. Worth a million words of discussion. One of Cambridge Sustainability’s Top 50 Books for Sustainability, as voted bussiness by our alumni network of over 3, senior leaders from around the world.

Business as Unusual : The Journey of Anita Roddick and the Body Shop

As a woman, she tells us about challenges for stereotype of woman. It should be about public good, not private greed. Nowadays, the working style of woman is one of the biggest controvercial topic in every contry.

This authorized biography of Anita for kids provides insight and inspiration to children who want to grow up to change the world.

In fact, some are businses moving in tha Wow, Anita Roddick definitly took business to a whole new social and political level. At a time when many companies are trying to be more socially responsible, my thoughts have been turning to Anita Roddick sadly, no longer with uswho founded the first company of scale to really walk the walk.


In general, it contradicts cost-effect theory. This book is a part of the National Curriculum in the UK. For example, she settled a baby caring center in her company. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Sep 14, Elizabeth added it Recommends it for: As one reviewer put it, Business as Unusual is a “clarion call for business to tackle the big issues of life alongside the pursuit of profits, uhusual heart, soul and conscience.

She was a host for a small fund raiser for the nonprofit I ran unusua, I was immediately blown away by her. Water is elemental, life-giving and sustaining. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Business as Unusual by Anita Roddick

You can make a difference, change, impact by the power of your purchase. It should be about public good, not pri In terms of power and influence, you can forget the church, hnusual politics. According to her, real unique ideas are not accepted by anyone at the first time.

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