Management, Change, Strategy and Positive Leadership
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Techlash

The Future of the Socially Responsible Tech Organization

Autoren: Mitroff, Ian I., Storesund, Rune

Vorschau
  • Examines the crises and threats caused by current and future technologies
  • Applies Proactive Crisis Management to Tech organizations
  • Explores the Socially Responsible Tech Company; what it is and how to achieve it
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Über dieses Buch

Technology has made human lives incomparably better. Civilization as we know it would utterly collapse without it. However, if not properly managed, technology can and will be systematically abused and misuse and thereby become one of the biggest threats to humankind. This open access book applies proactive crisis management to the management of technology organizations to make them more sustainable and socially responsible for the betterment of humankind. It forecasts the unintended consequences of technology and offers methods to counteract it.

Über die Autor*innen

Ian I. Mitroff is a Senior Investigator in the Center for Catastrophic Risk Management at  University of California  Berkeley (USA). He is also Professor Emeritus at the University of Southern California, where he was the Harold Quinton Distinguished Professor of Business Policy at the Marshall School of Business. He is the President of the consulting firm Mitroff Crisis Management, and is regarded as one of the founders of the discipline of crisis management. He founded and directed the USC Center for Crisis Management. Known for his thinking and writing on a wide range of business and societal issues, Dr. Mitroff is the author of 37 previous books.

Rune Storesund is Executive Director of the Center for Catastrophic Risk Management at University of California Berkeley (USA). He is also President and Founder of Storesund Consulting which provides services in all aspects of civil, geotechnical, water resources, ecological, restoration, and sustainability engineering projects. His expertise is on the application of reliability and risk-based approaches to engineering projects in order to effectively manage uncertainties.

Inhaltsverzeichnis (7 Kapitel)

Inhaltsverzeichnis (7 Kapitel)
  • Threats of Imaginable and Unimaginable Proportions

    Seiten 1-10

    Mitroff, Ian I. (et al.)

  • Beyond the Hype: Toward a Theory of the Unthinkable, Part I

    Seiten 11-17

    Mitroff, Ian I. (et al.)

  • Pluses and Minuses

    Seiten 19-24

    Mitroff, Ian I. (et al.)

  • Context: Technological Messes

    Seiten 25-28

    Mitroff, Ian I. (et al.)

  • Coping with Tech

    Seiten 29-33

    Mitroff, Ian I. (et al.)

Dieses Buch kaufen

eBook  
  • ISBN 978-3-030-43279-9
  • Dieses Buch ist ein Open Access Buch und ist frei zugänglich auf link.springer.com
Hardcover 53,49 €
Preis für Deutschland (Brutto)
Softcover 42,79 €
Preis für Deutschland (Brutto)
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Bibliografische Information

Bibliographic Information
Buchtitel
Techlash
Buchuntertitel
The Future of the Socially Responsible Tech Organization
Autoren
Titel der Buchreihe
Management, Change, Strategy and Positive Leadership
Copyright
2020
Verlag
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Inhaber
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-43279-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-43279-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-43278-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-43281-2
Buchreihen ISSN
2662-3080
Auflage
1
Seitenzahl
XIX, 55
Anzahl der Bilder
1 schwarz-weiß Abbildungen, 1 Abbildungen in Farbe
Themen