MBA for small firms and Microenterprises? development issues

P.A. Lynch, R. Baty, F. Abdullah, C. Seaman

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    Abstract

    Reports on an investigation amongst small firm owner-managers in the service sector into potential demand for an MBA. A description is given of the research methods employed involving a mail questionnaire sent to 600 small and microenterprises eliciting 99 completed questionnaires, and follow-up interviews with a sample of 20 respondents. Assists with planning and designing a small firm MBA. Furthers debate concerning small firms and lifelong learning in order to develop a more competitive economy
    LanguageEnglish
    Pages641-652
    Number of pages11
    JournalJournal of European Industrial Training
    Volume29
    Issue number8
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2005

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    Keywords

    • small enterprises
    • master of business administration
    • learning
    • business administration

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    Lynch, P.A. ; Baty, R. ; Abdullah, F. ; Seaman, C. / MBA for small firms and Microenterprises? development issues. In: Journal of European Industrial Training. 2005 ; Vol. 29, No. 8. pp. 641-652.
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