February 12, 2013 | Filed under: Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship: Successfully Launching New Ventures (2nd Edition) (9780132240574): Bruce Barringer, Duane Ireland: Books
This lively book, containing many real-life examples, makes a thoughtful, practical guide to the process of launching new ventures. It begins by introducing a model of the entrepreneurial process, and follows the model throughout the book. Emphasis is placed on the beginnings of the entrepreneurial process – particularly opportunity recognition and feasibility analysis. A four part organization makes the journey toward understanding the entrepreneur process both enjoyable and productive. The four parts, which collectively contain 15 chapters, are: The Decision to Become an Entrepreneur, Developing Successful Business Ideas, Moving From an Idea to an Entrepreneurial Firm, and Managing and Growing an Entrepreneurial Firm. For venture capitalists, investor groups, or business incubators (for-profit and not-for-profit) to distribute to their client companies; and of particular help to technology companies.
January 30, 2013 | Filed under: Resumes
This CD-ROM contains a selection of CV templates for academics, job hunters, and anyone who wishes to chronicle their education, work, and volunteer history. Ideal for scholarship applicants, promotion-seekers, and others. There are resume variations based on academic strengths, business experience, and skills. Choose from various designs and formats and customize by typing your information over the placeholder text in …
Handbook of Entrepreneurship Research: An Interdisciplinary Survey and Introduction (International Handbook Series on Entrepreneurship)
January 30, 2013 | Filed under: Entrepreneurship
Softcover version of the successful Handbook which sold over 500 copies world wide.
Brings together leading scholars from a broad spectrum of fields such as management, finance, economics, sociology and psychology.
January 29, 2013 | Filed under: Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship and Local Economic Development delves into the current thinking on local entrepreneurship development programs and evaluates ways in which practitioners can implement successful entrepreneurship practices. Examining the role and potential for entrepreneurship programs in local economic development strategies, contributors to this edited collection have many years of experience working with entrerpreneurship initiatives in state and local governments. Focused on …
January 25, 2013 | Filed under: Resumes
Is your CV a page-turner or a turn-off? This practical guide written for aspiring and established senior executives explains how to create a truly impressive CV. Discover how to add the 'catnip factor' that will bring the headhunters flocking and tips for creating personal profiles for social media and media relations purposes. Speaking at a conference or writing an article? …
January 20, 2013 | Filed under: Entrepreneurship
New Venture Creation: Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century is about the actual process of getting a new venture started, growing the venture, successfully harvesting it, and starting again. It continues to be the product of experience and considerable r