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The Resource Behaviour Change for Sustainability

Behaviour Change for Sustainability

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Behaviour Change for Sustainability
Title
Behaviour Change for Sustainability
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Language
eng
Summary
Behaviour Change for Sustainability is a compilation of 3 bestselling DoShorts that gathers together, in one place, a variety of effective tools and techniques for encouraging a lasting shift to sustainable behaviours in business and society
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MiAaPQ
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
DoShorts Toolboxes
Series volume
v.1
Behaviour Change for Sustainability
Label
Behaviour Change for Sustainability
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Promoting Sustainable Behaviour: A practical guide to what works -- Abstract -- About The Author -- 1 Promoting Sustainable Behaviour: What's The Point? -- Simple and painless? -- Behaviour change matters -- 2 Framing Your Messages: What Values Are You Appealing To? -- What you need to know -- If you only do one thing -- The theory that makes it work -- Putting the theory into practice -- Find out more -- Case study -- 3 Harnessing The Power Of Social Norms -- What you need to know -- If you only do one thing -- The theory that makes it work -- Putting the theory into practice -- Case study -- Find out more -- 4 Breaking Bad Habits and Creating Good Ones -- What you need to know -- If you only do one thing -- The theory that makes it work -- Putting the theory into practice -- Case study -- Find out more -- 5 Using Scare Tactics: Does It Work? -- What you need to know -- If you only do one thing -- The theory that makes it work -- Putting the theory into practice -- Case study -- Find out more -- 6 Putting It All Together: Making Wider Change -- Social networks -- Employers - reciprocal change -- The link between personal change and political change -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Mapping Principles to Case Studies -- Appendix B: Promoting Sustainable Behaviour - The People and Projects That You Need to Know About -- References -- Green Jujitsu: The Smart Way to Embed Sustainability into Your Organisation -- Abstract -- About The Author -- Introduction: What Is The Biggest Barrier To Corporate Sustainability? -- 1 Why Sustainability Programmes Fail -- What's the problem? -- Why 'switch it off' doesn't work -- Institutional inertia -- How not to do culture change -- Questions for you -- 2 The Green Jujitsu Approach -- The jujitsu analogy -- Understanding attitudes to sustainabllity -- Internal resistance
  • Motivations of different roles -- The elephant model of culture change -- No pain, no gain -- Questions for you -- 3 Providing Information -- Fighting for attention -- What is relevant to your audience? -- Speaking their language -- Use questions, not statements -- Reframing the argument -- Effective switch it off -- Feedback -- Storytelling -- Integration of messages -- Questions for you -- 4 Engaging Emotionally -- Lead by example -- The fallback plan: Guerrilla tactics -- Tapping into company culture -- Building trust -- Show, don't tell -- 'More stilettos than sandals' -- Make people part of the solution -- Incentives -- Teams and teamwork -- Questions for you -- 5 Nudging People Onto The Right Path -- Providing green technology -- Changing the physical environment -- Policy changes -- Identifying problems and opportunities -- Questions for you -- 6 Human Resources Issues -- Recruitment -- Job descriptions and performance assessment -- Formal training -- Who does the changing? -- Sustainability/environmental champions -- External change agents -- Questions for you -- Conclusions -- Annex: Group Exercises -- Overview -- Powerpoint or not? -- Gaining immediate buy-in -- Solutions generation -- References -- How Gamification Can Help Your Business Engage in Sustainability -- Abstract -- About the Author -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introducing Gamification: A Flash in the Pan or the Next Big Thing? -- A short history of gamification -- What role for gamification in educating for sustainability? -- 2 Elements of the Theory: The Lego Set of Gamification -- How to 'gamify' a process -- 3 Gamification for Sustainability: Can 'Fun and Games' Really Save the Planet? -- 4 Eco-Gamification in Business: How is it Playing Out? -- Employee engagement -- Waste and recycling -- Energy use -- Quality of life -- Transportation -- 5 Conclusion: Are You Game?
  • How to play the game -- Bibliography and Further Reading -- Websites of interest and gamification case studies in the sustainability sector -- References
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (127 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909293960
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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