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Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in Professional Services

Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in Professional Services

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Edited by Markus Reihlen and Andreas Werr

The expert contributors discuss entrepreneurship and innovation from a number of different perspectives, including the entrepreneurial professional team, the entrepreneurial firm and the institutional environment. The first part of the book looks at the challenges of entrepreneurship specific to the professional service firm while the second explores the creation and exploitation of entrepreneurial opportunities in the professional service team. Part III turns to the organization and Part IV to the management and growth of the entrepreneurial professional service firm. The final part discusses the interplay between professions, firms and the institutional environment.

Chapter 8: Diversity and experience as entrepreneurial value drivers in professional engineering consulting firms

Volker Mahnke, Keld Laursen and Per Vejrup-Hansen

Subjects: business and management, entrepreneurship, economics and finance, services


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