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Issues in Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
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Issues in Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management
Articles from SAGE Business Researcher



April 2017 | 392 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

How different is the sharing economy from the traditional economy? What can entrepreneurs learn from failure? Can start-ups change the world?

 

SAGE Business Researcher’s Issues in Entrepreneurship offers an in-depth and nuanced look at a wide range of today’s latest issues and controversies in entrepreneurship. This new collection of timely readings delves into current topics such as  learning from failure, social entrepreneurship, flat management, crowdfunding, and more. Written with the rigor and immediacy of the best explanatory journalism, each issue provides deep, balanced, and authoritative coverage on the selected topic and key research,  pointing students to reliable resources for further inquiry. These articles are perfect for outside reading assignments or in-class debates for any introductory entrepreneurship course.

 
Acknowledgments
 
Chapter 1 • Social Entrepreneurship
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 2 • The Business of Philanthropy
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 3 • Sustainability
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 4 • The Sharing Economy
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 5 • “Free” as a Business
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 6 • Venture Capital
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 7 • Crowdfunding
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 8 • Meetings and Team Management
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 9 • Flat Management
Executive Summary  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 10 • Big Data
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 11 • Accounting Trends
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 12 • Digital Marketing
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Chapter 13 • Failure
Executive Summary  
Overview  
Weighing the Issues  
Background  
Current Situation  
Looking Ahead  
 
Notes
 
References
 
About the Authors
Key features

KEY FEATURES:

  • All chapters explore today’s most vital entrepreneurship issues.
  • Pro/con boxes in every report examine two competing sides of a single question to enhance readers’ critical thinking skills.
  • Detailed chronologies put each issue into context.
  • An annotated bibliography and web resources allow readers to explore topics of interest in more depth.
  • Photos, charts, graphs, and maps clarify key points and enhance visual understanding.




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ISBN: 9781506381381