Search for dissertations about: "business start up"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 swedish dissertations containing the words business start up.

  1. 1. Well, that makes sense! Investigating opportunity development in a technology start-up

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University

    Author : Hanna von Schantz; Jan Löwstedt; Robin Teigland; Ivo Zander; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; entrepreneurship; entrepreneurial processes; opportunity development; business models; effectuation; sensemaking; digital entertainment industry; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Digital technologies have profoundly reshaped many industries in the past years and we are continuously witnessing the creation of new ventures designing and serving entirely new markets. At the heart of these initiatives lies decisions to act, take risk and pursue ideas in the form of entrepreneurial opportunities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Trust between entrepreneurs and external actors : Sensemaking in organising new business ventures

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Leif Sanner; [1997]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with trust for new business ventures. In the literature trust is seen as important for successful establishment of the new venture, but the issue has been neglected so far regarding indepth empirical studies covering the business start and the first few years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Entrepreneurial learning: Developing opportunities and business models

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Stefan Sanz-Velasco; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; technology-based entrepreneurship; Sweden; business model; opportunity; entrepreneurial learning; mobile Internet;

    Abstract : The purpose of this dissertation is to explore and describe the entrepreneurial process with an emphasis on how technology-based entrepreneurs learn as they perceive and exploit opportunities. The thesis draws on a variety of entrepreneurship-oriented literature such as Austrian economics, entrepreneurial learning and the resource-based view, and it features four empirical studies, primarily among start-up ventures in the emerging Swedish mobile Internet industry. READ MORE

  4. 4. Growth intentions and communicative practices : Strategic entrepreneurship in business development

    University dissertation from Lund : Lund Business Press

    Author : Pia Ulvenblad; Åsa Lindholm-Dahlstrand; Lars Bengtsson; Anders W Johansson; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Strategic entrepreneurship; communication; growth intention; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the “will and skill” of individuals who take part in activities of running a business. The aspect of “will” is studied in terms of growth intentions and the aspect of “skill” is studied in terms of communicative practices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Start-ups in Business Networks: Resource Development through Interaction

    University dissertation from Lund : Lund Business Press

    Author : Maria Landqvist; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Resource Development; Resources; Interaction; Business Networks; Interfaces; Start-ups;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis deals with start-ups’ processes of relating to existing components in the business network in order to develop their innovations and become embedded in it. Previous research has shown that technology-based start-ups rely on external resources through collaborative business partners in order to create innovation. READ MORE