Challenging the traditional view that entrepreneurship is exclusively a private-sector concern, Governpreneurship presents a compelling argument for increased focus on entrepreneurship in public sector organizations. The only book to date to focus specifically on government entrepreneurship, this innovative volume combines Robert D. Hisrich’s vast theoretical knowledge with the practical experience of Amr Al-Dabbagh, who applied entrepreneurship in the Saudi public sector with excellent results. Featuring forewords by former US President Bill Clinton and former Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, as well as four case studies that demonstrate the effectiveness of government entrepreneurship in action, this fascinating book breaks new ground in a rapidly growing field.
Establishing a Thriving Entrepreneurial Spirit in Government
Chapter 5: Managing the internal and external politics
Subjects: business and management, entrepreneurship, public management, politics and public policy, public administration and management
_ To understand the aspects and importance of managing the internal and external politics. _ To understand the most important external political forces. _ To understand the key internal political forces. _ To understand the key external forces. _ To understand how change can occur from the outside.
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