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What is an entrepreneur? The word entrepreneur actually originates from the 13th century French word ‘entreprendre’ which means to undertake or to do something. By the 16th century this had become the noun entrepreneur, taken to mean someone who undertakes a business project or speculation. This is an important point to make. We are talking […]Read more
In this month’s Oxford Review In this month’s Oxford Review Can Action Learning be used to improve knowledge, skills and confidence in communications? Characteristics of a successful sales person: Valid measurements of performance Emotions and their role in the shaping of self-identity Evaluating industry 4.0 organisational readiness Group identity and decision-making: information cascades and decision […]Read more
Keywords: entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial goal intention, entrepreneurs, self-efficacy, entrepreneurial development Being able to identify the natural entrepreneurs within an organisation can help organisations leverage an important resource. Entrepreneurship thinking skills can add tremendous value to any organisation or service and has been found to be able to increase productivity and performance, revitalise services and products, extend […]Read more
Keywords: learning, learning orientation, entrepreneurship, entrepreneurs Entrepreneurship is essentially a learning process. However, not all entrepreneurs learn in the same way or at the same rate, therefore, it is important to understand how successful entrepreneurs develop as learners and how learning facilitates their success. New (2019) research has conducted a series of studies to understand […]Read more