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Enterprise and Entrepreneurship


Business Management
Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

About This Course

In this course the highlighted theme is entrepreneurship and enterprise. Here you will understand the two concepts, and how they work in a globalized world. Still at this point, you will understand how these are correlated with the concept of innovation and the concept of business.

Course Content

1. Enterprise and entrepreneurship

  a) What is enterprise?

  b) What is entrepreneurship?

  c) What is the difference between entrepreneur entrepreneurship and enterprise?

  d) What is an entrepreneur in entrepreneurship?

2. Innovation

  a) Invention, innovation and entrepreneurship

  b) Why do entrepreneurship and innovation matter?

  c) Sustainability innovation

4. Sustainable Entrepreneurship

5. The Concept of Business

Bibliography

Michael A. Hitt, R. Duane Ireland, S. Michael Camp, Donald L. Sexton - Strategic Entrepreneurship: Creating a New Mindset (2002, Wiley-Blackwell)

Rob Koepp - Clusters of Creativity: Enduring Lessons on Innovation and Entrepreneurship from Silicon Valley and Europe's Silicon Fen (2003, Wiley)

Rolf Wustenhagen, Jost Hamschmidt, Sanjay Sharma, Mark Starik - Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship (2008, Edward Elgar)

Rustam Lalkaka - Fostering Technological Entrepreneurship and Innovation (2001)

Soren Hougaard - Business Idea The Early Stages of Entrepreneurship (2004, Springer)

Tom Elfring - Corporate Entrepreneurship and Venturing (2005, Springer)