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By accepting that stakeholders are represented by a far wider range of people and groups than conventionally applied, we effectively expand and liberate the appreciation of what organisational (and leadership and management) responsibility really is, and how far it extends. From 2007 to 2011, he served as senior vice president of Global Commercial Nuclear for CH2M HILL. In addition, majors are encouraged to actively utilize the office’s other career-oriented services.

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Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 1st ed. 2010 edition (December 4, 2015)

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