International Journal of Entrepreneurship

Publishes theoretical and empirical manuscripts in entrepreneurship. Its primary objective is to address the issues faced by entrepreneurs, small business owners and educators in their efforts to achieve a level of success for their businesses and their students. Subjects of interest include any area of entrepreneurship and/or international entrepreneurship which can make a contribution to the field.

Articles from Vol. 8, Annual

Analysing the Effectiveness of Franchisee Training Program: Empirical Observations from Finland
ABSTRACT The Finnish franchisee training program is a unique training given to prospective franchisees by a third party. The program aims to find people interested in franchising and to give them the essential skills and knowledge a franchisee needs....
Attractiveness and Image of Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Study
ABSTRACT This article reports on an empirical study about factors which increase the attractiveness and image of entrepreneurship and suggests practical guidelines for programs aimed at increasing entrepreneurship. The research reported found seven...
Entrepreneurship Education: Salvation or Damnation?
ABSTRACT Many researchers, and policy makers, across Europe emphasise entrepreneurship education as the way to a future new welfare society. Why? The aim of this article is to discuss critically entrepreneurship education, starting in contemporary...
Entrepreneurship within Traditional and Contemporary Development Contexts: A Contribution towards Development Interventions
ABSTRACT The purpose of this paper is to establish the place of entrepreneurship within the context of development paradigms and highlight the need to incorporate entrepreneurship process to optimise the results of development strategies. Modernisation...
Franchisee Interest in the Results of an Academic Study of Franchisor-Franchisee Relations
ABSTRACT This study uses a need-based perspective to explain franchisee interest in the results of a study of franchisor-franchisee relations conducted among franchisees under the aegis of a major university. Participating franchisees who wanted...
The Profile of the Twenty-First Century Leader: Redefining Today's Progressive Entrepreneurs
ABSTRACT Leadership has undergone a metamorphosis as we enter the twenty-first century. The onset of the new millennium challenges leaders as they deal with the dynamic changes in business affected by high technology and a global marketplace. As...