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Sustainable Development

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    How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

    The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need

    by Bill Gates ...
    Narrated by Bill Gates, Wil Wheaton ...


    7 hours 11 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating the causes and effects of climate change. With the help of experts in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, political science, and finance, he has focused on what must be done in order to stop the planet's slide toward certain environmental disaster. In this book, he not only explains why we need to work toward ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Universal Laws of Life and Death in Organisms, Cities and Companies

    by Geoffrey West ...
    Narrated by Bruce Mann ...


    19 hours 13 min

    Geoffrey West's research centres on a quest to find unifying principles and patterns connecting everything, from cells and ecosystems to cities, social networks and businesses.'An absolutely riveting read . . . groundbreaking' Marcus du Sautoy'This book will expand your thinking from three dimensions to four' Nassim Nicholas Taleb*'*Scale is a firework display of popular science' Niall Ferguson ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Waste-Free World

    How the Circular Economy Will Take Less, Make More, and Save the Planet

    by Ron Gonen ...
    Narrated by Dan Bittner ...


    8 hours 33 min

    The next revolution in business will provide for a sustainable future, from founder, CEO and circular economy expert Ron GonenOur take-make-waste economy has cost consumers and taxpayers billions while cheating us out of a habitable planet. But it doesn’t have to be this way. The Waste-Free World makes a persuasive, forward-looking case for a circular economic model, a “closed-loop” system that ... Read more

    $26.21 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Net Positive

    How Courageous Companies Thrive by Giving More Than They Take


    12 hours 17 min

    Runaway climate change and gross inequality are ravaging the world. Who can help lead us to a better future? Business. These and other massive challenges threaten our very existence on the planet. Yet division and discord risk undermining our response, just when we need to come together. At this critical time in history, the imperative to reimagine our economies and companies could not be more ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bliv klogere på bæredygtighed i hverdagen med

    Narrated by Bjarne Mouridsen ...


    1 hour 28 min

    Bliv klogere med!Hvad kan du som forbruger gøre for at beskytte klimaet? Nytter det noget at sortere sit skrald? Og er der egentlig en bagside ved en bæredygtig livsstil? I denne lydbog får du svar på disse - og mange andre - spørgsmål om bæredygtighed i hverdagen. Vi har samlet ti skarpe artikler fra, så du kan blive klogere på bæredygtighed. I denne serie har vi samlet ... Read more

    $6.21 AUD

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    Nature of Nature, The

    Why We Need the Wild

    by Enric Sala ...
    Narrated by Will Damron ...


    6 hours 22 min

    In this inspiring manifesto, an internationally renowned ecologist makes a clear case for why protecting nature is our best health insurance, and why it makes economic sense. ... Read more

    $41.93 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Business of Building a Better World

    The Leadership Revolution That Is Changing Everything

    Narrated by Natalie Hoyt ...


    7 hours 49 min

    Twenty-nine leading scholars and executives provide a visionary look at the future of business, propelling past damaging industrial-age values to uncover the key ingredients of humanistic, ecologically sustainable, and intergenerational prosperity.Through the exploration of robust cases and stories packed with deep insight and vital science, this extraordinary collection explores how we can adapt ... Read more

    $42.86 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Green Growth That Works

    Natural Capital Policy and Finance Mechanisms Around the World

    Narrated by Teri Barrington ...


    11 hours 8 min

    Rapid economic development has been a boon to human well-being. It has lifted millions out of poverty, raised standards of living, and increased life expectancies. But economic development comes at a significant cost to natural capital-the fertile soils, forests, coastal marshes, farmland-that support all life on earth, including our own. Green Growth That Works is the first practical guide to ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Natural Step Story

    Seeding a Quiet Revolution

    Narrated by Cochran Keating ...


    10 hours 32 min

    Few organizations have been as influential as The Natural Step in empowering and inspiring people to design a more sustainable world. In The Natural Step Story, Dr. Karl-Henrik Robèrt describes first hand the evolution of the Natural Step framework comprised of four system conditions essential for the maintenance of life on Earth, together with a robust methodology for how to apply them ... Read more

    $24.00 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Pivot

    Addressing Global Problems Through Local Action

    by Steve Hamm ...
    Narrated by Shawn Compton ...


    9 hours 33 min

    When the world reemerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, it seems likely that it will have transformed irrevocably. Can societies already reeling from climate change, income inequality, and structural racism change for the better? Does the shock of the pandemic offer an opportunity to pivot to a more sustainable way of life? Early in the crisis, a global volunteer collaboration called Pivot Projects ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Bæredygtig kost

    Narrated by Mikkel Schou ...


    3 hours 50 min

    Vi bliver flere og flere mennesker på jorden, hvilket betyder, at vi skal producere flere og flere fødevarer uden at drive rovdrift på naturen og dens ressourcer. I en gennemsnitsdanskers CO2-regnskab fylder fødevarer 20-25 procent, så klimavenlig mad på menuen er et must i den grønne omstilling og et område, hvor den enkelte person eller familie relativt let kan gøre en forskel. Men hvordan ... Read more

    $10.65 AUD

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    Frugal Value

    Designing Business for a Crowded Planet

    Narrated by Henrietta Meire ...


    6 hours 41 min

    We live in unprecedented times. Climate change and ecosystem collapse are altering our world beyond recognition, and a growing global population is exacerbating the pressure on the resources that power our economies. How should the private sector respond to the new risks and uncertainties of our Crowded Planet? Frugal Value contests the notion that companies can rise to the great challenges of our ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Design A Healthy Home

    100 Ways To Transform Your Space For Physical And Mental Wellbeing

    by Oliver Heath ...


    4 hours

    Simple, practical advice on how to design your home for health and happiness. Create a healthy, happy home with 100 design ideas to support your physical and mental wellbeing.Using the latest evidence and research in wellbeing and Biophilic Design, learn how to transform every space in your home to create a restorative and nurturing environment. Discover the many benefits of connecting to nature, ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Business of Botanicals, The

    Exploring the Healing Promise of Plant Medicines in a Global Industry

    by Ann Armbrecht ...
    Narrated by Tia Rider ...


    9 hours 58 min

    A fascinating and provocative investigation into the global business of herbal supplements and products—asking whether it delivers on its healing promise to consumers, suppliers, and the environment.Using herbal medicines to heal the body is an ancient practice, but in the twenty-first century, it is also a worldwide industry: In 2019, consumers spent over $9 billion on herbal supplements. Yet ... Read more

    $44.85 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Green Giants

    How Smart Companies Turn Sustainability into Billion-Dollar Businesses

    Narrated by Kelly Bourquin ...


    7 hours 6 min

    What do Brazil's top beauty brand, America's second-fastest-growing restaurant chain, and the world's third bestselling car have in common? They are shattering the myth that acting sustainably and building a billion-dollar business are mutually exclusive. Green Giants examines nine companies that are merging social responsibility with wild profitability - and reveals the six factors responsible ... Read more

    $41.90 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Moving To Higher Ground

    Rising Sea Level and the Path Forward

    Narrated by John Englander ...


    7 hours 8 min

    Ice on land is melting, and sea level is rising, both at astonishing rates never seen in recorded history. Are you, your property, investments, and family ready for these unprecedented changes? Read Moving to Higher Ground and…Learn how Sea Level Rise (SLR) is unstoppable for many centuries due to excess heat already stored in our oceans - and how soon our shorelines will go underwater.Understand ... Read more

    $2.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How To Break Up With Fast Fashion

    A guilt-free guide to changing the way you shop – for good

    by Lauren Bravo ...
    Narrated by Lauren Bravo ...


    5 hours 33 min

    You probably know the statistics: global clothing production has roughly doubled in just 15 years, and every year an estimated 300,000 tonnes of used clothing ends up in UK landfill.Fast fashion is the ultimate toxic relationship. It's bad news for the planet, our brains and our bank balances. We can't go on like this; our shopping habits need an overhaul.Journalist Lauren Bravo loves clothes more ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Agile and Lean and What Do They Mean? All you need to know about Agile, Scrum, Lean and Kanban

    Narrated by Dmitri Iarandine ...


    2 hours 37 min

    Want to learn about Agile, Lean, Scrum and Kanban in one go, following easy to understand, friendly narrative by a professional Lean-Agile Transformation Coach? Then this book is for you!In this book I'm covering the following key topics that should give you solid foundation for building your knowledge of Agile, Lean and related areas:What is AGILE, at a glance?What is LEAN and Lean Thinking ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Grand Transitions

    How the Modern World Was Made

    by Vaclav Smil ...
    Narrated by Robert Fass ...


    16 hours 15 min

    What makes the modern world work? The answer to this deceptively simple question lies in four "grand transitions" of civilization-in populations, agriculture, energy, and economics-which have transformed the way we live. Societies that have undergone all four transitions emerge into an era of radically different population dynamics, food surpluses (and waste), abundant energy use, and expanding ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Enlightened Capitalists

    Cautionary Tales of Business Pioneers Who Tried to Do Well by Doing Good

    by James O'Toole ...
    Narrated by David Marantz ...


    19 hours 4 min

    An expert on ethical leadership analyzes the complicated history of business people who tried to marry the pursuit of profits with virtuous organizational practices—from British industrialist Robert Owen to American retailer John Cash Penney and jeans maker Levi Strauss to such modern-day entrepreneurs Anita Roddick and Tom Chappell.Today’s business leaders are increasingly pressured by citizens, ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Illusion of Invincibility

    The Rise and Fall of Organizations Inspired by the Incas of Peru


    8 hours 52 min

    A GLIMPSE BEHIND THE FACADE OF SUCCESSIn The Illusion of Invincibility, Paul Williams and Andreas Krebs take a no-punches-held look at the stories we tell ourselves about business success. The rags-to-riches tale is tempting, but we don’t have to search far to see that most organizations rise for a time, only to experience a dramatic fall from grace. Just look at some of the companies that used to ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Flipping the Switch

    Unleash the Power of Personal Accountability Using the QBQ!

    Narrated by John G. Miller ...


    1 hour 38 min

    In his bestselling book QBQ! The Question Behind the Question, John G. Miller revealed how personal accountability helps to create opportunity, overcome obstacles, and achieve goals by eliminating blame, complaining, and procrastination. The result? Stronger organizations, more dynamic teams, and healthier relationships. Now Miller takes liseners to the next level to show how they can use the ... Read more

    $29.92 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Rebuilding Earth

    Designing Ecoconscious Habitats for Humans

    Narrated by Lisa Lindsley ...


    10 hours 11 min

    A revolutionary guide to designing humane, eco-conscious homes, buildings, and cities of the future.It is estimated that the earth's population will expand to an unprecedented nine billion people over the next century. This explosion in population is predicted to place further stress on our environment, deplete our natural resources, and lead to increases in anxiety and depression due to ... Read more

    $44.85 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Quantum Leadership

    New Consciousness in Business


    8 hours 22 min

    In this new book, Frederick Chavalit Tsao and Chris Laszlo argue that current approaches to leadership fail to produce positive outcomes for either businesses or the communities they serve. Employee disengagement and customer fickleness remain high, resulting in a lack of creativity and collaboration at all levels of entrepreneurial activity. Investor demand for Environmental, Social, and ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial