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  1. 1. Managerial work and learning in small firms

    Detta är en avhandling från Gothenburg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Författare :Henrik Florén; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Managerial learning; Managerial work; Managerial behavior; Owner-manager; Small firms; Direct observations; direct observation; small firms; managerial behaviour; owner-manager; managerial work; managerial learning;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with how managerial work sets the agenda for managerial learning in small firms. Although studies of learning in organizations are numerous, research on managerial learning in the small-firm context is limited. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Innovative Behaviour of Small Firms Essays on Small Firms' Internationalisation and Use of Online Channels

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå universitet

    Författare :Vladimir Vanyushyn; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Innovation; small and medium-sized enterprises; Internet; marketing; internationalisation; Sweden; Finland; Innovation; små och medelstora företag; onlinekanaler; Internet; marknadsföring; internationalisering; Sverige; Finland; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Sammanfattning : The spread of information technology and the dissolution of international borders have had a significant impact on the challenges and opportunities faced by today's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Innovative behaviour on the part of SMEs is a prerequisite for a successful transformation of the opportunities offered by these structural changes into growth and profitability. LÄS MER

  3. 3. What small firms want : Exploring the antecedents of small firm advisory satisfaction

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Nicolaus Lundahl; KTH.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  4. 4. Proximity and Learning in Internationalisation Small Swedish IT firms in India

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Kristina Westermark; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Internationalisation; proximity; learning; communities of practice; India; Sweden; ICT; service; IT; small firms; Human Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : The four IT service firms of this thesis set out to interact and collaborate between their offices in Sweden and in India, some more intensely and frequently than others. In the process of their internationalisation, these small service firms find ways, or go through a process of learning how to collaborate in an international setting. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Product innovation in small established enterprises Managing processes and resource scarcity

    Detta är en avhandling från KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Lars Löfqvist; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; KTH.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; innovation process; small enterprises; product innovation; resources; resource scarcity; SMEs; bootstrapping; cash flow; commercialization; design process; lead users; motivation; NPD; small companies; small firms; innovation management; Penrose; resource dependence theory;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines product innovation processes in small established enterprises. The research questions are: (1) what motivates small established enterprises to innovate, (2) how do small established enterprises perform product innovation, and (3) how do small established enterprises manage resource scarcity in their product innovation processes? To answer the research questions, a multiple case study approach was chosen with three small established enterprises as cases and different product innovation processes as embedded units of study. LÄS MER