In a business ethics class, you can use that as an example instead of Machiavelli, which provides a way into the concept. Ever since Cameron County officials were informed that one of their auctioned computer servers had been bought at a local flea market and that its purchaser – after discovering a massive amount of confidential personal data in it – had gone to the news media, they have been trying to find out how this could have happened.
I think Disney’s report is a good example of the AIM model… it covers what we might consider to be critical sustainability practices throughout the business and goes some way to describing impacts – although there is room for greater robustness in this area.
When I got Brookfield president Brooks Rowell on the phone, he called himself a volunteer” and then hung up on me. In a subsequent call, he told me that if I had any questions about Riggs’ case or Associa, I should contact his attorney in San Antonio.
Democrats dominated the state the whole time he was growing up, but in 1978, the year he graduated from the University of Texas business school with a double major in real estate and insurance, a Dallas oilman named Bill Clements broke the stranglehold and became the first Republican to get elected governor since Reconstruction.
As business took off, Carona, a free-market-loving entrepreneur, threw himself into the conservative political movement, first on behalf of others and then with his own successful candidacy for the state House of Representatives, in 1990, when he was 34 years old.