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Entrepreneurs with Christian Values. Training Handbook for 12 Modules

Authors:
Christoph Stückelberger, Cui Wantian, Teodorina Lessidrenska, Wang Dan, Liu Yang, Zhang Yu
ISBN:
978-2-88931-142-2
Series number:
Globethics.net China Christian No. 3
Publication:
2016
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Entrepreneurs with Christian Values are committed to be faithful to their vision, values and convictions. They decide about profit, people, power and planet in the light of their values. This handbook is based on Christian values and has a focus on sustainability and a geographic focus on China.

The 12 topics are: 1 Christian Faith and Values, 2 Employees, 3 Governance, 4 Management, 5 Product and Marketing, 6 Performance and Profit, 7 Innovation, 8 Investments, 9 Environment, 10 Law, 11 Community, 12 Competitiveness.

The handbook is the result of an international cooperation between Globethics.net and the Kingdom Business College KBC in China. Chinese Christian entrepreneurs gave important inputs. It is a handbook for Trainers, Students and persons with leadership responsibility in companies.

Philanthropy and Foundation Management: A Guide to Philanthropy in Europe and China

Authors:
Christoph Stückelberger / Li Jing
ISBN:
978-2-88931-195-8
Series number:
Globethics.net China Christian No. 4
Publication:
2017
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There is no single true path to philanthropy and foundations management; it varies by culture and country. This book provides conceptual insights and factors analyses on what is philanthropy and how it is practiced in Europe and in China, and why foundations are one of best instruments for philanthropists in pursuing their wishes. The book also gives a special reference on Swiss philanthropic practice. It aims at forming the visions, values and missions of philanthropists and foundation managers, shaping their strategic thinking and governance and defining their programmes and action plans.

Christian Faith and Values: An Introduction for Entrepreneurs in China

Authors:
Cui Wantian; Yahya Wijaya; Christoph Stückelberger
ISBN:
978-2-940428-86-1
Series number:
Globethics.net China Christian No. 1
Publication:
2014
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Faith is the mainsail for the ship called "China Dream". A key to the fulfilment of the "China Dream" is the revival of Chinese Civilization. The core of civilization is culture, and the core of culture is faith. The history proves that the sustainable development of a country or a nation always needs a special class who are not just developing economy, but also holding fast to ethics and morality. And the emerging group of Chinese Christian entrepreneurs are an essential part of this class for China. The book provides an orientation and basics on Christian faith for Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs: on Jesus Christ, the Bible, basic doctrines, the Church, spirituality, Church history, denominations and twelve criteria for Christian business.

Faith at Work. Directory of Christian Entrepreneurs and Workers

Authors:
Christoph Stückelberger / Vanessa Yuli Wang
ISBN:
978-2-88931-207-8
Series number:
Globethics.net China Christian No. 5
Publication:
2017
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How can faith be lived at work? How can ethical values be implemented in business? Believers in all religions are searching answers. In Christianity, Christian entrepreneurs and Christian workers encourage each other in associations by conferences, trainings, coaching, Bible studies, prayer, advocacy, philanthropy and publications. This Directory lists about 53 Associations of Christian Entrepreneurs and 17 Associations of Christian workers in order to get inspired and increase networking between them. The Geneva Agape Foundation is committed to strenghten faith at work by cooperating with such associations (www.gafoundation.world)

Applied Ethics - To Issues of Development, Culture, Religion and Education

Editors:
Obiora F. Ike
ISBN:
978-2-88931-335-8
Series number:
Globethics.net Co-Publications Series
Publication:
2020
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The reflections in this book emanate from several lectures, speeches and conferences papers delivered by the author on matters that impact the world. They are now put together in one volume to fulfill the need of documentation of reflected thought which relevance continues to have validity for humankind. We live at a time and in a period of massive global challenges which also influence the lives of billions of people around the world. Questions are asked and answered proffered even in a modest way.

Mainstreaming Ethics in Higher Education, Vol. 1

Editors:
Obiora Ike / Justus Mbae / Chidiebere Onyia
ISBN:
978-2-88931-300-69
Series number:
Globethics.net Education Ethics No. 4
Publication:
2019
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The 30 chapters of this book form a panorama across various disciplines on five key themes integrating education or research ethics as research ethics and 1) administration, 2) business/finance, 3) education, 4) environment, 5) justice and law. The goals of this book is to gather contributions in various disciplines on contemporary ethics in education and research in the global context and to show by conceptual argumentation how some normative ethical views have a global value and manage to overcome local controversy and disagreement and have an essential relevance for the ethics of research or education.

Ethics in Higher Education: Religions and Traditions in Nigeria

Editors:
Obiora Ike / Chidiebere Onyia
ISBN:
978-2-88931-218-4
Series number:
Globethics.net Education Ethics No. 3
Publication:
2018
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This second of two book volumes on ethics in higher education is the result of an international conference organised by Globethics.net with the leadership of the University of Nigeria Nsukka in 2016 on managing and teaching ethics within higher education institutions. The focus on traditions and religions as vehicles for collaboration and co-existence in plural societies has gained great attention both in Africa and elsewhere. The book features 14 authors from the University of Nigeria and other Nigerian institutions, including the Tansian University, Abia State University and Bayero University among others.

Ethics in Higher Education: Foundation for Sustainable Development

Editors:
Obiora Ike / Chidiebere Onyia
ISBN:
978-2-88931-216-0
Series number:
Globethics.net Education Ethics No. 2
Publication:
2018
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The international conference of the University of Nigeria, held in 2016, made it clear that education must assist and lead students to learn to be free, responsible, innovative and creative. The teacher has the duty to guide students to know how to acquire knowledge that is not mere information but knowledge that is reflected, offering essential insights needed for effective living—such knowledge bears the ingredients of ethics. This first of two book volumes serves as a guide providing insights gained through experience from 29 authors, including teachers, administrators and policy makers and researchers, all brought together to focus on how Ethics in Higher Education can be integrated into concrete contexts.

Responsible Leadership Handbook

Author:
Christoph Stückelberger
ISBN:
978-2-88931-018-0
Series number:
Globethics.net Praxis No. 1
Publication:
2014
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Responsible leadership is a key factor for performance, success, credibility, reputation and sustainability of each leader and organisation. Responsible leadership in this book means the values-driven use of power in order to define and reach ethical goals for all human beings and the whole creation and to implement the defined values. This book is based on Christian values and can be easily adapted for other religious or nonreligious leadership trainings. Responsible leaders are people with values from different backgrounds. They contribute to global values. This handbook offers ethical and spiritual reflections and practical checklists, an ethics code of leadership and five modules for training of staff and board members.

Way-Markers

Author:
Christoph Stückelberger
ISBN:
978-2-940428-74-0
Series number:
Globethics.net Praxis No. 2
Publication:
2014
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Listen carefully to your inner voice while paying attention to others. Continue your nimble dance through life. Be inspired to discover new perspectives. Despite personal, professional and social squalls and storms, look for the markers at the wayside and use your inner compass to keep to your path. The short texts in this booklet offer reflections for orientation. Ethics from everyday life for everyday life. Join the dance.