Essays about: "Small and Medium-enterprises SMEs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 72 essays containing the words Small and Medium-enterprises SMEs.

  1. 1. Stimulating Internationalization through digitalization : Digital competence in Swedish manufacturing SMEs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Muhammad Akash Bin Nasir; Abubakar Ismail Sada; [2019]
    Keywords : Internationalization; Internationalization process; Digitalization; Digital Competence; Swedish; Manufacturing; Small and Medium Enterprises; SMEs; Industry 4.0; Fourth Industrial Revolution; 4IR; Automation; Digital Skills; Motivation; Internationalisering; internationaliseringsprocess; digitalisering; digital kompetens; svensk; tillverkning; små och medelstora företag; små och medelstora företag; industri 4; 0; fjärde industrirevolutionen; 4IR; automation; digitala färdigheter; motivation;

    Abstract : Digital competence used to be a confusing concept, until recently when some researchers coined a comprehensive definition of digital competence and formulated a conceptual framework in an SME context. However, the framework was only at a conceptual level and required to be tested with the empirics of a qualitative or quantitative study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Key factors for success in SMEs for developing market shares in Sweden

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Anton Allmén Sjöberg; Jakob Nordström; [2019]
    Keywords : SME; competitive advantage; resources; internationalization; strategy; MNE; Små och medelstora företag; resurser; internationalisering; strategi; multinationella företag;

    Abstract : Competitive advantage has been an important aspect of strategy ever since Porter introduced the term in 1985. Today, small and medium enterprises (SME) make up a large part of the world´s economy. SMEs often operate in fast changing markets where innovation and growth are essential for success. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organizational Learning for the Development of Sustainability Culture in Life Science Organizations in Oresund Region

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Amankwa Baptiste; Krishma Eloise Jean-Baptiste; Sevgi İlgezdi; [2019]
    Keywords : organizational learning; organizational culture; sustainability culture; learning organization;

    Abstract : This research sought to understand the role of organizational learning and the experience of the use of organizational learning for the development of sustainability culture in life science companies. Therefore, the study utilized a phenomenological qualitative approach to find out the perspectives of life science companies and life science non-governmental organizations (NGOs) about the subject matter. READ MORE

  4. 4. Who Needs Innovation : Do SMEs really give up on innovation ventures?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Azra Kljako; Christoffer Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Innovation; innovation processes; innovation failures; SMEs; influences; innovation hinders.;

    Abstract : Background: Small and Medium enterprises (SMEs) are the main contributors of innovation. However, there are challenges that organizations face even if they foster innovation. These constraints are often external or internal and dependent on organizations resources and capabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Factors Influencing E-commerce Usage within Internationalisation : A study of Swedish small and medium-sized fashion retailers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ngoc Anh Minh Luong; Liangqi Wang; [2019]
    Keywords : Factors; E-commerce; sales channels; Internationalisation; Uppsala model; psychic distance; SMEs; fashion retailers; Sweden fashion industry;

    Abstract : Purpose − Previous research has shown that Swedish Small-and-Medium enterprises (SMEs) have a relatively low level of digital maturity when it comes to export, thus limiting growth potential in international markets. This study aims at investigating this phenomenon with a focus on e-commerce, as it is among the top digital channels that have a large impact on international expansion. READ MORE