Entrepreneurship and Small Business

Start-up, growth and maturity, third edition

by Paul Burns

Table of Contents

PART 1: ENTREPRENEURSHIP

  1. Entrepreneurship in the Twenty-first Century
  2. Entrepreneurs and Owner-managers
  3. Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  4. Social and Civic Entrepreneurship

PART 2: START-UP

  1. Developing Creativity and the Business Idea
  2. Evaluating the Business Idea
  3. Launching the Business
  4. International Entrepreneurship
  5. Running the Business
  6. Financing the Business

PART 3: GROWTH

  1. Planning for Growth
  2. New Products and Services
  3. Growing the Business
  4. Developing the Business Plan
  5. Exit: Failure and Success

PART 4: MATURITY

  1. The Family Firm
  2. From Entrepreneur to Leader
  3. Corporate Entrepreneurship