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  1. 6. Arbetsmiljöinvesteringar i mindre företag : - projektering och uppfattade effekter utifrån Arbetslivsfondens satsningar

    Författare :Jan Alpenberg; Fredrik Karlsson; Olof Arwidi; Stefan Yard; Dick Ramström; Lunds universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; investments; working environment; small firms; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; Ekonomistyrning; Ekonomistyrning;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals primarily with the relationship between investments in working environment and the outcome and apprehended effects of these investment activities in small firms. A main concern in this aspect is what effects investments in working environment might have on efficiency in the companies. LÄS MER

  2. 7. Perpetual product development : a study of small technology-driven firms

    Författare :Jan Bodin; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Perpetual product development; technology; aircraft industry; small firms; inventor; key actors; resources;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focuses the attention toward inventors and key actors involved in product development projects. The study focuses on how a new product development process is carried out operationally and strategically in small, technology-driven firms. LÄS MER

  3. 8. How do Small Firms Manage their Political Environment? : - A Network Perspective

    Författare :Firouze Pourmand; Amjad Hadjikhani; Cecilia Pahlberg; Anna Bengtson; Asta Salmi; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Small firms; political actors; intermediating actors; coercive and supportive initiatives; political behavior; political knowledge; politial commitment; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : To this point research on firms’ political behavior has contributed knowledge concerning large firms’ relationships and strategies with political actors and their surrounding environment. Less is known about small firms’ behavior towards political organizations. LÄS MER

  4. 9. Barriers to growth and development in small firms

    Författare :Henrik Barth; Högskolan i Halmstad; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Growth; Development; Innovation; Barrier; Small firms; SME;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the extended summary is to develop the understanding of the existence and reasons behind barriers to growth and development in small firms. More specifically, four questions are addressed: (1) What do we know about the term barrier, how can it be defined? (2) What types of barriers to growth and development have been identified? (3) How can barriers to growth and development be addressed in a framework? and (4) How do the results of the appended papers (Papers I-V) contribute to the research field of barriers to growth and development?A literature review was undertaken to answer the first two questions. LÄS MER

  5. 10. Att förstå rådgivning till småföretagare

    Författare :Anders W Johansson; Per-Olof Berg; Mats Alvesson; Företagsekonomiska institutionen; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Power.; Narrative; Management Literature; Small Firms; Extension Services; Consulting; Advisory Services; Management of enterprises; Företagsledning; management; Business studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : "Att förstå rådgivning till småföretagare" is a study concerning aspects on advising small-firm managers. The strategy is to penetrate different aspects of the advisory fundtion in order to understand it better. Three distinct aspects have been chosen. LÄS MER