Essays about: "venture development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 109 essays containing the words venture development.

  1. 1. From Research to Manufacturing, Entrepreneurial Implications for a Scientist in a Research-Based Young Venture Moving Towards Serial Production – A Case Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Eike Lars Bausback; [2017-07-06]
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    Abstract : “This final goal for a researcher is to get an acknowledgementfor his or her research in the academic community, whereas for a businesspersonthe primary driving force is profit and financial benefit”(Siegel, Waldman, & Link, 2003)Traditionally, university research and business have widely been considered separated interms of actors involved in each field. Scientists and researchers on the one side, businesspeople and manufacturing managers on the other. READ MORE

  2. 2. Finding product-market fit, How do software start-ups approach product-market fit?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Victor Göthensten; Axel Hellström; [2017-07-06]
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    Abstract : Title: Finding product-market fit.Background and problem: Software start-ups have a significant positive impact on the global economy, but most of the ventures fail within two years of being founded. The predominant cause of failure for start-ups is that they do not find product-market fit. READ MORE

  3. 3. Building and managing an innovation hub : A case study of the challenges and opportunities faced by a Northern Swedish innovation hub

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Ka Yan Wu; Christofer Eriksson Lantz; [2017]
    Keywords : innovation hub; regional innovation; clustering; network management; open innovation; incubators; accelerators; challenges; opportunities;

    Abstract : The concept of innovation hubs are increasingly being adopted by different sectors as a means to accelerate innovation. Previous research on innovation hubs have focused on large-scale and trans-regional hubs on its managerial practices instead of its geographical situation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Breaking Through the Great Wall of Guanxi: How Western venture capitalists initiate and build guanxi with founders of Chinese startups

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Mikaela Österberg; Hanna Schmitz; [2017]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; Guanxi; Relation Development; China;

    Abstract : China is one of the world's fastest growing markets for venture capital investments, spurring Western venture capitalists' interest to invest in the region. However, China's institutional environment makes it difficult for Western venture capitalists to execute their due diligence. READ MORE

  5. 5. IKEA marketing entry strategy in China

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : JIANG LINGXIU; [2017]
    Keywords : IKEA; marketing entry strategy; internationalization;

    Abstract : Nowadays, with the big background of economic globalization, economic isolation became impossible, therefore,internationalization is necessary for development of enterprise. IKEA is a Swedish multinational group which wasfounded in 1943. READ MORE