Essays about: "ecopreneurship"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word ecopreneurship.

  1. 1. Ecopreneurial Startups with Sustainable Innovations : A Case Study on the Emergence and Growth of Four Finnish Startup Companies

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

    Author : Anni Heikkinen; Sonja Koskinen; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Ecopreneurship; Environmental entrepreneurship; Innovation; Startup; Case study;

    Abstract : With growing attention to sustainable development, the role of sustainable innovations has gained increasing significance. Due to their high innovativeness, research has begun to recognize the importance of small companies that base their entire business rationale on sustainability, as they have a central role in creating solutions to some of the most critical environmental issues of today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Insights in the Individual Eco-Intrapreneur

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Antonia Becker; Ruben Heidenreich; [2019]
    Keywords : Intrapreneurship; Eco-Intrapreneurship; Individual Drivers; Intrapreneurial Behaviour; Intrapreneurial Characteristics; Intrapreneurial Attitudes; Environmental Innovation; Ecopreneurship; Sustainability Oriented Innovation; Entrepreneurship; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: Insights in the Individual Eco-Intrapreneur: A Single Case Study Exploring the Individual Drivers of Employees Facilitating Eco-Intrapreneurship Date of the Seminar: 28 May 2019 Course: ENTN39 Master Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Internship and Degree Project (Master Thesis 15 ECTS) Authors: Antonia Becker and Ruben Heidenreich Supervisor: Shibayama, Sotaro Examiner: Winborg, Joakim Keywords: Intrapreneurship, Eco-Intrapreneurship, Individual Drivers, Intrapreneurial Behaviour, Intrapreneurial Characteristics, Intrapreneurial Attitudes, Environmental Innovation, Ecopreneurship, Sustainability Oriented Innovation, Entrepreneurship Research Question: What are the individual drivers of employees facilitating eco-intrapreneurship and how do these individual drivers of employees facilitate eco-intrapreneurship? Methodology: Investigating the individual drivers and their facilitating role on eco-intrapreneurship, this single case study applied a qualitative research method. Strengthening this study, a control group (intrapreneurs) within the same organizational context was incorporated to first identify eco-intrapreneurial drivers before analysing their dynamic relations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Driving Eco-Innovation together : A qualitative case study on challenges for different sized collaboration partners

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Magdalena Schwarzenlander; [2018]
    Keywords : Collaboration; Food Waste; Eco-Innovation; Sustainability; Ecopreneurship;

    Abstract : Background: The background to the study is found in the recent development of applying circularity on traditional processes to support sustainability and reduce food waste. Especially the saturated food industry is in need of innovation (Cooper, 2011) and it is seen as beneficial to foster eco-innovation through collaboration with others, in particular between small and large enterprises rather than them doing it alone (Hockerts and Wüstenhagen, 2010). READ MORE

  4. 4. Growing on (Un)common Ground: Motivations and Locational Choice of Urban Agriculture Entrepreneurs

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Kerstin Schreiber; [2018]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; commercial urban farming; location-based entrepreneurship; ecopreneurship; grounded theory; motivation;

    Abstract : Urban agriculture in post-industrial countries is commonly represented in form of shared community gardens or individual gardening lots. However, within the last years, an increasing number of commercial urban farming enterprises around the globe have started their operations. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Corporate Greenwashing to Ecopreneurship: Sustainability as a Business Model

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Hannah Lenczuk; [2017]
    Keywords : ecopreneurship; sustainability; environment; entrepreneurship; systematic literature review; concept map;

    Abstract : Being green has never been as omnipresent as nowadays. Finite resources, growing population, natural resources degradation, and biodiversity loss to name some examples are reasons why major changes towards greener strategies in the economy are needed (Volery, 2015). READ MORE