Tag Archives: Case studies

Entrepreneurship Education: A road to success

European Commission has just published the “Entrepreneurship Education: A road to success” Report. Entrepreneurship education is given a significant role in supporting the main goals of the Europe 2020 strategy. Therefore, it is important to gather knowledge and evidence from across Europe and elsewhere that shows whether and how impact is achieved. In 2013 DG …
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Links Between Quality of Work and Performance

Eurofound has just published the report, “Links Between Quality of Work and Performance,” based on 21 case studies in four sectors (electromechanical engineering, food manufacturing, financial services and insurance activities, and wholesale and retail) across six countries: Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, France, Spain and Sweden. The study investigates whether and how improvement of the …
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The Future of Government

The World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Government has just launched the report “The Future of Government: Lessons Learned from around the World”. The study, which has been elaborated by 15 of the most innovative experts and leading practitioners from some of the most advanced governments and international organizations, says that …
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Social Dialogue and Working Conditions

Eurofound has just published the report “Social Dialogue and Working Conditions”. As creating better jobs and working conditions are key elements of the European social model, the present report tries to identify how social dialogue influences working conditions. The study was carried out in six European countries – Austria, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Spain …
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The Age of Responsibility: CSR 2.0 and the New DNA of Business by Wayne Visser. (John Wiley & Sons, 2011)

Synopsis The new generation of CSR In this landmark book Wayne Visser shows how the old model of Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility (CSR) is being replaced by a 2nd generation movement. This generation goes beyond the outmoded approach of CSR as philanthropy or public relations (widely criticised as ‘greenwash’) to a more interactive, stakeholder-driven model. …
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