Essays about: "Self-employment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 essays containing the word Self-employment.

  1. 1. Firm founders adopted traits in their enterprises, and its effect on enterprise success in the different stages : A qualitative study that explores what traits are of significant value to adopt in birth, growth and maturity stages in an enterprise in Sweden 

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Ottilia Clewåker; Paulina Johansson; Rebecka Rundqvist; [2019]
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    Abstract : The number of enterprises has grown throughout the past decades, where previous research emphasizes that the difficulties of succeeding as a self-employer is a fact. Today’s society is evolving towards a competitive market of self-employment, where traits play a bigger role through the whole process. READ MORE

  2. 2. Branding social work in employee assistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Christina Erhard; [2019]
    Keywords : professional service branding; occupational social work; employee assistance; brand image; self-employment; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : At the core of this thesis lies the conception that branding theories might bear insights for individuals who aim to establish their professional existence outside of the area for which their profession grants them credibility. One group of such professionals was found in self-employed social workers who offer employee assistance to private corporations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Entrepreneurship, self-employment and job creation in Vietnam

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Trang Tran; [2019]
    Keywords : entrepreneur; entrepreneurship; job creation; self-employed; Vietnam;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurship has contributed to the social, economic development. A wave of entrepreneurship has been witnessed in emerging countries, including Vietnam. It is considered as one of the most important concerns of the Government to boost the economy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why do next generation farmers decide to invest in Farm businesses? : a means-end chain analysis of young Swedish farmers’ underlying values to invest in farm businesses

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Johan Löfgren; Sebastian Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : decision-making; farm business investment; laddering; means-end chain theory; personal value theory; young farmers;

    Abstract : The growing world population will lead to an increased demand for food in the future. Feeding the population is considered to be the main function of agriculture. Previous literature has concluded that the share of young farmers in Sweden is too low, this is referred to as the Young farmer problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Motivation in the Gig Economy : A Case Study of Gig Workers in the IT and Business Consulting Industry

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Kristin Karlsson; Johan Wranne; [2019]
    Keywords : Gig economy; gig worker; motivation; consulting; IT; Business; entrepreneurial motivation; Gig-ekonomi; giggare; motivation; konsultverksamhet; IT; Business; entreprenöriell motivation;

    Abstract : The number of self-employed has been rising and it is estimated that 20–30% of the working-age population in the EU-15 and the U.S. is involved in some form of independent work. This growth is driven by technological advancements, changing work values and an overall need to adapt to a high-change environment. READ MORE