Journal of Small Business Management

Articles from Vol. 43, No. 1, January

Differences in the Usage of Bootstrap Financing among Technology-Based versus Nontechnology-Based Firms
This study compares owners' assessment of the importance of 28 bootstrap financing methods between a sample of 44 technology-based and 44 nontechnology-based firms. The results indicated that owners' of technology-based firms believed that 6 of the...
Entrepreneurship and Fitness: An Examination of Rigorous Exercise and Goal Attainment among Small Business Owners*
In today's society, the benefits of exercise and fitness are given much publicity. However, the relationship between exercise and the attainment of personal and professional goals for entrepreneurs has not been examined. Our study addresses the issue...
Foreign Entry Mode and Performance: The Moderating Effects of Environment*
As the trend toward economic globalization increases, the internationalization of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has become an important topic. Research on the performance outcomes of foreign market entry strategies has been primarily considered...
Formal Human Resource Management Practices in Small Growing Firms*
Using data from micro, small, and medium firms in Australia, the paper examines the rate of adoption of formal human resource management (HRM) practices with increasing firm size. The results demonstrate a move toward division of labor, hierarchical...
New Firm Formation: A Dynamic Capability Perspective*
This paper applies the dynamic capability framework to the new firm formation process. Specifically, this paper argues that new firm formation is a specific process that has been the subject of substantial empirical research. This paper also provides...
The Dependence of Family Businesses on a Single Decision-Maker*
Anecdotal evidence suggests that family businesses are very dependent on a single individual (the owner-manager). However, the degree of dependence previously has not been studied formally. Further, an explanation for why some family businesses are...
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